Welcome to APHN

The Asia-Pacific Heart Network (APHN) was founded in 1997 and currently consists of members throughout the Asia-Pacific Region in 16 countries. APHN is a member of the World Heart Federation and is a non-profit organization. The “Network” is a federation of Heart Foundations and Associations of the Asia-Pacific Region, and its collective mission is to eliminate disability and premature death from cardiovascular disease in the Asia-Pacific Region.

Latest News & Events

24
Aug
Familial Hypercholesterolemia Awareness Day (est. 2012) is a campaign initiated by the FH Foundation to raise awarenes....
2018-Aug-24
23
Aug
With the digital world switched on to talk about NCDs, the first Global Week for Action on NCDs – from 3 to 9 Septem....
2018-Aug-23
30
May
May 31 is the annual ‘World No Tobacco Day’ and this year’s focus is on tobacco and heart disease. The....
2018-May-30
16
Jan
APHN calls upon Member States, WHO and other interested partners, to endorse the inclusion of physical activity in the W....
2018-Jan-16
14
Nov
The minimum legal age for smoking in Singapore will be raised to 21 by the year 2021—reflecting part of the amendments....
2017-Nov-14
06
Sep
Assignment given to WHO by the Executive Board Further to the decision of the 140th session of the Executive Board to r....
2017-Sep-06

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