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Dr. Redonda Miller, President of The Johns Hopkins Hospital, named as the 2019 Greater Maryland Heart Walk Chair

The American Heart Association (AHA) is happy to announce that Redonda Miller, M.D., President of The Johns Hopkins Hospital, has been named chair of the 2019 Greater Maryland Heart Walk. Dr. Miller is the president of The Johns Hopkins Hospital, the 11th president and the first woman to hold the position in The Johns Hopkins

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Maryland CPR Bill Success!

Last week Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley signed Breanna’s bill, legislation requiring CPR as a graduation requirement, joining Virginia and North Carolina who have passed similar CPR in Schools legislation. The advocacy wins over the past few years are making a huge impact on the cardiovascular health of communities across the MAA. Take a look at

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Maryland Lobby Day focuses on saving lives with hands-only CPR

This is a wonderful news story from WBAL-TV in Baltimore featuring Brianna Sudano’s story (she survived a cardiac arrest because a bystander performed CPR on her). As part of AHA’s lobby day yesterday, advocates asked for CPR training as a graduation requirement in MD high schools, and dozens of legislators received hands-only CPR instruction during a legislative