hidden STEM Has Heart brings hands-on experiences and lifesaving science to Syracuse elementary students

STEM Has Heart brings hands-on experiences and lifesaving science to Syracuse elementary students

The American Heart Association helped bring science to life for about 100 Syracuse City School District elementary students. The STEM Has Heart Day at Van Duyn Elementary School featured hands-on examples and activities that not only engaged students in STEM fields, but taught them about their own health, as well. “Lifesaving science is not often

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Syracuse executive named to leadership role for Heart Challenge

The American Heart Association has named Keri Sweet Zavaglia, SVP and US General Counsel of National Grid as the 2022 Syracuse Heart Challenge chairwoman. In this role Sweet Zavaglia is charged with a $580,000 fundraising goal to support the lifesaving work of the American Heart Association. The American Heart Association’s Heart Challenge® is a suite

hidden New York State Regional Hypertension Summit works to control a silent killer

New York State Regional Hypertension Summit works to control a silent killer

More than 100 clinicians, primary care providers and population health representatives gathered virtually to help make New York State a healthier place at the Regional Hypertension Summit hosted by the American Heart Association. Hypertension is often called the silent killer, and it is the most important modifiable risk factor for heart disease. According to the

hidden Applications open for Buffalo area schools to apply for Get Moving Grants from the American Heart Association

Applications open for Buffalo area schools to apply for Get Moving Grants from the American Heart Association

Reducing sedentary behavior and increasing physical activity is key to immediate and long-term health for children. That is why the American Heart Association, the world’s leading nonprofit organization focused on heart and brain health for all, the National Football League (NFL) and the Buffalo Bills are encouraging schools to get students moving for an opportunity

hidden Addressing Hypertension in New York State

Addressing Hypertension in New York State

The American Heart Association is working to improve hypertension across New York State with a brand new event. The virtual Regional Hypertension Summit will bring together health care organizations, medical practices, and health-focused organizations from across New York State to collectively address blood pressure control and recognize Target: BP™ achievements. Target: BP is a national