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 ...

Xi Zin before his operation

Xi Zin before his operation
Photo from Progress Report 'January 2014 Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

A volunteer screens a child for heart disease

A volunteer screens a child for heart disease
Photo from Progress Report 'November 2013 Update' (view small | med | large | orig)

One of our patients

One of our patients
Photo from Progress Report 'Quarterly Update, Spring 2013' (view small | med | large | orig)

Village doctors attending our seminar

Village doctors attending our seminar
Photo from Progress Report 'Quarterly Update, Spring 2013' (view small | med | large | orig)

Examining a child

Examining a child
A China Cal doctor examines a child's heart using a portable ultrasound machine (view small | med | large | orig)