Media Contacts

American Heart Association Communications

The Communications contacts below are for national news media who would like to interview an American Heart Association/American Stroke Association national spokesperson or have questions about AHA/ASA guidelines/statistics, programs or other information.  If you are not news media, please Contact Us or call 1-800-AHA-USA-1.
  • National News Media:  Contact a staff person below or call (214) 706-1173 during our regular business hours, M-F 8:30a-5p CT.
  • Local media may find communications staff in your area here:  American Heart Association offices.
  • For information on news and survivor stories found on AHA's homepage please contact
  • For information on AHA/ASA Brand/Advertising and Public Service announcements (PSAs) call Brand, Advertising & Design at (214) 706-1996.
  • To register (accredited media only) for embargoed materials/access - see criteria and application forms here.
  • See usage policy for use of materials found on

 AHA/ASA Journals/Scientific Meetings Communications

 Media Inquiries: (214) 706-1173

AHA/ASA Program Communications

 Media Inquiries:

Children Related Programs:

CPR/First Aid Programs:

Go Red For Women:

Healthy Living (Nutrition/sodium/sugar, Physical Activity, Lifestyle) Programs:

Patient Programs and Quality Health (Get with the Guidelines) Initiatives:

Stroke/Hypertension and Multicultural Programs:

National Media Advocacy (Policy/Government issues)

Media Inquiries:

State Advocacy - Voices for Healthy Kids

Media Inquiries: Suzette Harris; 214-706-1207


For technical or newsroom content questions, contact:  Julie Del Barto



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