China California Heart Watch

The China California Heart Watch brings together experts from the United States, China, and around the world. Together, we use innovative and sustainable methods to combat the growing epidemic of heart disease in Yunnan Province, China. Our overarching mission is to serve the people of Yunnan through: (1) Training local healthcare professionals in the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease; (2) Improving access to high-quality healthcare and life-saving treatments; (3) Researching the epidemiology of heart disease, the effectiveness of our interventions, and other topics of critical value to rural Chinese populations. The activities of the China California Heart Watch generate ...

China California Heart Watch
19 Mistral Lane
Irvine, CA 92617
United States
http://www.chinacal.org

Founder

Dr. Robert Detrano

Management Team

Nathan Wong, Robert Detrano, Sean R Love

Board of Directors

Da Y Hu, Nathan Wong, James Ho, Roy Chan, David Zweig, Robert Detrano, Taosheng Huang, Shan S Chen, Sean R Love, David Flynn

Project Leaders

Sean Love

Mission

The China California Heart Watch brings together experts from the United States, China, and around the world. Together, we use innovative and sustainable methods to combat the growing epidemic of heart disease in Yunnan Province, China. Our overarching mission is to serve the people of Yunnan through: (1) Training local healthcare professionals in the screening, diagnosis, and treatment of heart disease; (2) Improving access to high-quality healthcare and life-saving treatments; (3) Researching the epidemiology of heart disease, the effectiveness of our interventions, and other topics of critical value to rural Chinese populations. The activities of the China California Heart Watch generate no profits. We operate solely through the generosity and vision of our donors, foundations, and granting agencies. To learn more about our organization, we invite you to review our website and to get in touch with us directly.

Programs

1) Screening and diagnosing children with congenital heart disease. 2) Providing financial support for poor families in Yunnan who have children needing surgery for heart defects. 3) Teaching Yunnan Province village doctors about diagnosis and treatment of high blood pressure.

Statistics on China California Heart Watch

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2013: $380,000
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $560,000
  • Religious Affiliation: None