Heart Valve Voice News
Monday 1st July 2019
In September 2019, Heart Valve Voice will be participating in the European Heart Valve Disease Awareness Week. Children across the UK will be sitting down together to read Grandad’s Heart Valve Disease Story. The story is based on a true relationship between a young boy, his sister and hid grandad. The book goes through the stages of grandad’s heart valve disease through the perspective of a child.
Sunday 2nd June 2019
Wil Woan, Heart Valve Voice UK CEO has taken a lead role at the Global Heart Hub to improve heart valve disease awareness on global scale.
Friday 24th May 2019
With the success of the 2018 cycle ride, the team from Heart Valve Voice wake this morning having completed their third awareness raising cycle ride to EuroPCR.
Wednesday 13th March 2019
As Chairman of Heart Valve Voice I am happy to announce the appointment of our newest member to the Trustee Board, Alison Banayoti. Alison will sit as our second patient representative on the board and brings with her a passion for sharing her story and helping to raise awareness of heart valve disease.
Monday 11th March 2019
LONDON, 11 March 2019 - Heart Valve Voice has launched our report ‘Towards a Heart Healthy Future: A Gold Standard in the Diagnosis, Treatment and Management of Heart Valve Disease in Adults' at the 2019 Society for Cardiothoracic Surgery Conference.
Tuesday 26th February 2019
Heart Valve Voice and The Royal Photographic Society are excited to be launching the second annual instalment of ‘Patient Portraits: A New You’, a photography competition encouraging keen amateur photographers to capture heartfelt moments in time and convey the quality of life many patients experience after treatment for heart valve disease. The images captured will help raise awareness of heart valve disease, its prevalence and symptoms and educate audiences that with appropriate treatment, patients can return to a good quality of life.
Tuesday 5th February 2019
On Wednesday the 23rd of January, Heart Valve Voice Chief Executive, Wil Woan was invited by NICE to share his insights and be a part of the development process for the 2019 NICE guidelines for heart valve disease. It was a brilliant opportunity to represent the patient voice amongst the esteemed group of clinicians and leading policy makers in attendance.
Monday 14th January 2019
At Heart Valve Voice we believe in the importance of studies and trials that aim to help research and improve the diagnosis and treatment of heart valve disease. We have been involved in and provided support for a number of trials over the past few years and have plans for our involvement in more trials and studies to come in 2019.
Friday 11th January 2019
Heart Valve Voice Chairman Chris Young, Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon, is pleased to welcome Chris Arden, General Practitioner (GP) with a special interest in Cardiovascular Disease & Echocardiography and Editor in Chief of the Primary Care Cardiovascular Journal as the newest member of our esteemed trustee board.