Working in partnership with the Rwandan Ministry of Health, and the Rwanda Heart Foundation, TeamHeart will address the burden of cardiac disease:
Through surgical development trips, TeamHeart will address the suffering of adolescents and young adults afflicted with advanced rheumatic heart disease in Rwanda with life saving surgical intervention.
To work with the medical and nursing staff Rwanda to build a sustainable regional center of excellence in cardiac care.
To increase the identification of disease though capacity building, provide appropriate post operative follow up care.
To prevent advanced rheumatic heart disease through a combined effort of surveillance, prevention, educatio...