American Heart Association

From child of desegregation to head of federal health agency


When Dr. Gary Gibbons spoke to thousands earlier this month at the American Heart Association’s annual meeting, his focus was on the promise of precision medicine. But in a quiet corner at the Orlando convention center, he wanted to talk about high blood pressure, a […]

National Institutes of Health’s budget cuts impacting research

Representatives of about 170 research organizations will meet with House and Senate offices in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday to urge Congress to invest in the National Institutes of Health for the health and economic security of our nation. The event is called a Rally for Medical Research Hill Day, […]