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European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Week Activities

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European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Week Activities

We are half way through the 2019 European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Week, and it’s been a busy week for the organisations taking part! Here is a look at some of the latest activities to date.

 

Hartvolgers: Streetdoctor

 

Heart Valve Voice: Streetdoctor

 

Croí, the Heart & Stroke Charity: Awareness activities

Croí’s Cardiovascular Nurse Specialist, Patricia, spoke on the Tommy Marren Show, Midwest Radio, with valve patient Paddy Kenny. Listen here. 

 

AEPOVAC – Mural

Renowned urban artist Andrés Sánchez-Ocaña, better known as Mister Piro, joins this campaign and shows his support for the AEPOVAC awareness work by creating a mural at Atocha railway station.

 

Alliance du Coeur

This week, Alliance du Coeur will release a new brochure dedicated to heart valve disease.

 

Cuore Italia

Lots of awareness activities are underway, including a ‘Walk for the heart’.