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