COVID-19 Content: An AHA Compendium

The American Heart Association is working to ensure optimal care for patients with cardiovascular disease who contract coronavirus (COVID-19). Patients with underlying cardiovascular diseases appear to have an increased risk for adverse outcomes with COVID-19. Here are some helpful resources for health systems, clinics, care providers, patients and the public.

Science News & AHA Journals


AHA Center for Health Metrics and Evaluation

COVID-19 Data Challenge

The COVID-19 Data Challenge asks participants to use the AHA's Precision Medicine Platform (PMP) to test the relationships between COVID-19, other health conditions, health disparities and social determinants of health using their own data and/or data available on the Precision Medicine Platform.

Stage 1: May 12 - July 12, 2020
Stage 2: Sept. 1 - Nov. 1, 2020

Featured Videos

COVID | Updates from the Front Lines | San Francisco

CIRCULATION COVID team member Alana Lewis, MD interviews Michelle Albert, MD, MPH about how the COVID-19 pandemic has "unmasked" existing disparities of access and outcomes in treatment in the United States. Dr. Albert was awarded one of the AHA COVID-19 research grants.

View the full COVID | Updates from the Front Lines video series

COVID | Updates from the Front Lines | Nursing Perspective

CIRCULATION COVID team member Nosheen Reza, MD interviews Cynthia Dougherty, ARNP, PhD about the impact of the pandemic on nursing professionals. Dr. Dougherty is the Chair of AHA's Council on Nursing.

View the full COVID | Updates from the Front Lines video series

Cardiac Implications of Non-Cardiac Disease: AHA COVID-19 CVD Registry

William Borden, MD, FAHA interviews Sandeep Das, MD, MPH about AHA's new COVID-19 CVD registry to collect data about COVID-19 and its impact on CV health, which he reviewed during a QCOR 2020 session on the cardiac implications of non-cardiac disease.

Learn more about the COVID-19 Data Challenge.

Live Webinar: Pregnancy in the Time of COVID & Beyond Go Red For Women Logo 2019.jpg

Date: July 11, 2020
8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m CT (6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m India Standard Time)

Dr. Elena Kamel
| Professor of Clinical Obstetrics & Gynecology, Northwestern University
Dr. Sunita Maheshwari | US Board Certified Pediatric Cardiologist | Advisor, Heart and Stroke Foundation of India

Dr. Jeffrey A. Goldstein
| Assistant Professor, Pathology, Northwestern University
Dr. Laxmi Mehta | Professor of Medicine, Director of Preventative Cardiology & Women’s Cardiovascular Health, The Ohio State University
Dr. Usha Sriram | Director TAG Center for Endocrinology, Diabetes and Women's Health, Voluntary Health Services, Chennai, India Founder, Diwwaaas
Dr. Anne Marie Valente | Associate Professor in Medicine & Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston Children's Hospital
Dr. Annabelle Volgman | Professor of Excellence in Clinical Cardiology at Rush, Co-founder & Medical Director, Rush Heart Center for Women
Dr. SubhaSri Balakrishnan | Steering Committee, Common Health India

From the Heart and Stroke Foundation | India and GoRed for Women™

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