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Media contacts

National

For national media enquiries and interview requests please contact:
Media@heartfoundation.org.au

Karen Kissane
Director, Media Relations and Corporate Communications
M 0478 483 777
Karen.Kissane@heartfoundation.org.au

Fleur Jacobs
Senior National Media Adviser
M 0427 591 638
Fleur.Jacobs@heartfoundation.org.au

Suzanne McKenzie
Senior National Media Adviser
M 0434 691 461
Suzanne.McKenzie@heartfoundation.org.au

NSW

Siobhan McMahon
Media Manager
M 0478 313 656
Siobhan.McMahon@heartfoundation.org.au

ACT

Siobhan McMahon
Media Manager
M 0478 313 656
Siobhan.McMahon@heartfoundation.org.au

TAS

Bruce Ransley
Media Adviser
M 0419 710 083
Bruce.Ransley@heartfoundation.org.au

VIC

Debora McInnes
Senior Media Adviser
M 0423 827 697
Debora.Mcinnes@heartfoundation.org.au

QLD

Brigid Simeoni
Media Adviser
M 0427 619 589
Brigid.Simeoni@heartfoundation.org.au

NT

Emily Goddard
Media Adviser
M 0439 609 243
Emily.Goddard@heartfoundation.org.au

SA

Emily Goddard
Media Adviser
M 0439 609 243
Emily.Goddard@heartfoundation.org,au

WA

Emily Goddard
Media Adviser
M 0439 609 243
Emily.Goddard@heartfoundation.org,au

Heart Foundation Recovery Support and Resources

Heart Foundation Recovery Support and Resources

Heart Foundation Recovery Support and Resources

Heart Foundation programs and resources to support your recovery....

Aboriginal heart health

Aboriginal heart health

Aboriginal heart health

Visit the St Vincents Hospital NSW and Heart Foundation Aboriginal heart health website for more information...

Heart Health Check Toolkit

Heart Health Check Toolkit

Personal Walking Plan

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Feel healthier and happier in six weeks with a free Personal Walking Plan...

Heart Week

Heart Week

Heart Week

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Join the Heart Foundation in South Australia for the journey of a lifetime, trekking the ancient Flinders Ranges to help save Australian hearts....

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Are you at risk of heart disease?

There is no single cause for any one heart condition, but there are risk factors that increase your chance of developing one. ...

Fundraise to save Australian hearts

Fundraise to save Australian hearts

Fundraise to save Australian hearts

Join our community of fundraisers who are committed to taking action to fight heart disease....

Support us and help save Australian hearts

Support us and help save Australian hearts

Support us and help save Australian hearts

Join the fight against Australia’s biggest killer by supporting the Heart Foundation.  ...

Support for young adults: Online events

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Support for young adults: Online events

A series of virtual events for young adults on managing emotional wellbeing. ...

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Your heart is your most important tool

Men’s Health Week is the perfect time to think about your heart....

Healthy Bowl Recipes

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Healthy Bowl Recipes

Find more heart healthy bowl recipes in our Bowl Foods recipe booklet...

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Why are you playing this game? It’s putting your heart at risk.

The game is “hide and seek”. You play it without even realising. The shock is that when you play this game, you could be placing your heart health at risk....

Dinner recipes

Dinner recipes

Dinner recipes

Search our heart healthy dinner recipes for tonights main meal...

Reading food labels

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Reading food labels

Nutrition information panels and ingredients lists are a good way of comparing similar foods so you can choose the healthiest option....

What is heart disease?

What is heart disease?

What is heart disease?

Heart disease is the broad term for conditions that affect the structure and function of the heart muscle. ...

Research connect newsletter

Research connect newsletter

Research connect newsletter

The Research Connect Newsletter provides monthly updates on the Heart Foundation Research Program....

Heart health information in your language

Heart health information in your language

A selection of heart health information brochures in a range languages...

Breakfast recipes

Breakfast recipes

Breakfast recipes

Heart healthy breakfasts to start your day right...

WEBINAR | Heart Health Checks: the critical role of the practice nurse

WEBINAR | Heart Health Checks: the critical role of the practice nurse

WEBINAR | Heart Health Checks: the critical role of the practice nurse

This webinar discusses the role of practice nurses in conducting heart health checks...

Smart Heart Guidelines App

Smart Heart Guidelines App

Smart Heart Guidelines App

Access to Australian heart disease guidelines is now free at your fingertips...

Sodium and salt converter

Sodium and salt converter

Convert the sodium listed on food products into grams of salt or vice versa. ...

Healthy chicken fajitas

Healthy chicken fajitas

20 minutes
Serves 4

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Meditation helped Grant recover from his heart attack

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What is coronary heart disease?

What is coronary heart disease?

What is coronary heart disease?

Coronary heart disease (CHD) or coronary artery disease occurs when a coronary artery clogs and narrows because of a buildup of plaque....

Lessons learned: recovering from open heart surgery

Lessons learned: recovering from open heart surgery

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After having five open heart surgeries between the ages of 13 and 41, Peter knows a thing or two about recovery....

WEBINAR | Research Alumni Series 2020

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WEBINAR | Research Alumni Series 2020

The Heart Foundation is delivering a research webinar series for Heart Foundation research alumni....

Health Professional Ambassador Program

Health Professional Ambassador Program

Health Professional Ambassador Program

Would you like to improve the cardiovascular health of your patients?...

Salad recipes

Salad recipes

Salad recipes

Search through our tasty salad recipes...

Applying for research funding with the Heart Foundation

Applying for research funding with the Heart Foundation

Applying for research funding with the Heart Foundation

Discover more about our various funding programs, requirements, and application dates now....