American Heart Association

New initiative to use crowdsourcing, innovative research methods to study cardiovascular disease


ORLANDO, Florida — A new initiative between the American Heart Association and Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute will fund innovative research methods and crowdsourcing to identify important research needs in cardiovascular disease.

AHA Chief Executive Officer Nancy Brown announced the initiative on Sunday at the 2015 AHA Scientific […]

FDA hearing highlights research gaps for women, minorities and the elderly

Rose Marie Robertson, M.D., Chief Science Officer of the American Heart Association, testified at a Food and Drug Administration public hearing Tuesday to address gaps in how certain groups of people are represented in research trials used in drug and medical device approval applications. She also addressed how safety […]