We are a non-profit organizations focusing on the prevention of heart disease. For over 30 years Iowa Heart Center Foundation has contributed to clinical and community outreach by providing access to emerging information on cardiac health, supporting the training of healthcare professionals through continuing professional education and student scholarships, providing access to automated external defibrillators (AED), and facilitating community outreach on living a heart healthy life through prevention and education. Strategies to support our Vision and Mission: 

Community Outreach & Education

  • AED Placement for Non-Profit Organizations
  • Conferences and Presentations
  • Heart Month
  • Iowa Has Heart Events 

Promising Prevention Programs

  • SWITCH School Wellness Program with ISU Extension and Outreach
  • Partnership with the Iowa Heart Center Prevention and Wellness Clinic

Clinical Education and Support

  • Cardiovascular Today Conference
  • Monthly Continuing Education Opportunities 
  • State and National Strategic Partnerships 
  • Support for the Cardiology Fellowship Program

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  • VisionTo become Iowa’s leader in promotion of cardiovascular health.
  • MissionThe Iowa Heart Center Foundation is committed to improving heart health education and dedicated to the prevention of heart disease.