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Kenyan-Heart National Foundation is a Medical Charity whose Mission is "Prevention, Reduction, Control, Treatment and Management of Heart Disease through Public Awareness & Education, with an emphasis on Prevention".

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Kenyan-Heart partners with UEFA and WHF to "Make a Healthy Heart your Goal"!

Kenyan-Heart National Foundation (KHNF) through World Heart Federation (WHF) was privileged to be granted the mandate by UEFA, to run the initiative “Make a Healthy Heart your Goal” with a special focus on Girls and the youth in Kenya. It is a FIRST in East Africa.

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June / 2014

  • - Analysis exercise of Strep Sore Throat (SST) Data from participating clinics in collaboration with intern Dr. David Philpott from University of Texas.

July / 2014

  • - WHF/UEFA funded Football Tournament on Saturday 12th July 2014.
  • - Conclusion of the data collection phase of the Nutrition Research at Westlands Primary School.

September / 2014

  • - September, the "Heart Month": Activities for creating awareness on Heart Disease Prevention.
  • - World Heart Day-2014 (WHD) Celebrations Activities on Saturday, 20th September 2014.

Calendar of Activities »

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Address: Kenyan-Heart National Foundation (KHNF), Viking House, 3rd Floor, Westlands  Waiyaki Way, Opposite CBA
P.O. Box: 59178 - 00200, Nairobi, Kenya
Telephone: +254 2 4452214 / 3005084
Mobile: +254 729 625741 and +254 735408784
FAX: +254 2 44522141
E-mail: info@kenyanheart.or.ke

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Calendar of Activites
Below is our current schedule of events.

Kenyan-Heart Calendar of Events


January 2014

  • Strep-Sore-Throat/SST Data Review from the five Clinics working with Kenyan-Heart.
  • Semi-Annual Project report writing

February 2014

  • DCHF/KHNF PROJECT Monitoring & Supervisory Visit by Tom Hansen
  • Kenyan-Heart’s DCHF project review and Introduction of Community Health Workers/ CHWs for schools & Community Sensitizations.
  • RHD Stakeholders Patient’s Club launch Preparation.

March 2014

  • SST Data Review from Clinics working with Kenyan-Heart.
  • Participating Schools SST sensitization by the Kenyan-Heart’s Community Health Workers/CHWS
  • Kenyan-Heart Clubs RHD sensitization activities through the 10 Participating schools continues
  • RHD Stakeholders Patient’s Club launch at Kenyatta National Hospital

April 2014

  • Semi-Annual Project report writing.
  • Preparation to attend the World Congress of Cardiology (WCC) Conference in Melbourne, Australia.
  • Attend the RHD / Non-Communicable Diseases Alliance-Kenya / NCD-A meeting/Conference

May 2014

  • Attend the WCC Conference Melbourne, Australia.
  • Nutrition Research at Westlands Primary School, Funded by Harvard University-Boston.
  • Initial preparations of World Heart Day/WHD-2014.

June 2014

  • Collection of SST data from participating clinics continues.
  • Host an Intern from University of Texas (David Philpport) to analyze the SST Data collected from the Clinics.
  • Continue with the Nutrition Research at Westlands Primary School.
  • Preparation for the “Make a Healthy Heart your Goal” a WHF/UEFA funded Football Tournament for Girls (& Boys).

July 2014

  • Continuation of the Nutrition Research at Westlands Primary School
  • WHF/UEFA funded Football Tournament on Saturday 12th July 2014
  • SST data Collection from participating clinics
  • Continuation of SST  Schools sensitization by Kenyan-Heart CHWs

August 2014

  • Semi-annual report writing.
  • Preparations of WHD continue.

September 2014

  • The Heart-Month.
  • Heart Disease Prevention related activities.
  • Saturday 20th September 2014, Kenyan-Heart Celebrates World Heart Day /WHD.

October 2014

  • Collection & Analysis of various Projects Data.
  • Writing of Project Reports.

November 2014

  • Prepare for Accounts for Audit.

December 2014

  • Annual Holiday.