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Heart Disease is the leading cause of death in the US
Two-thirds of US women who die suddenly of a heart attack had no symptoms
50% of heart attack victims have normal blood pressure
50% of heart attack victims have normal cholesterol
Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of women over age 25 in the United States

Leadership

Maury Taylor, Executive Director

Maury Taylor is the Executive Director of CVC-HD, LLC and HeartSavers™ and serves on its Board of Directors. Before joining CVD-HD, LLC, Mr. Taylor was the founding Managing Director of Technology Trust. Before Technology Trust, Mr. Taylor was the Chairman of Whittier Scripps Institute of LaJolla, California and provided numerous functions that included strategic planning for the International Diabetes Center of Minnesota. Mr. Taylor was named 1994 Entrepreneur of the Year in Healthcare by Inc. Magazine.

Mr. Taylor has been instrumental in the creation, management and growth of numerous companies: Chronimed/Medgenesis, Orphan Medical, Inc., Chronimed Publishing, Home Service Medical, Linguistics Technology, and CH Diagnostics Lausanne, Switzerland.

Dr. Jay Cohn, Medical Director and Cardiologist

Dr. Jay N. Cohn, M.D., is a professor of medicine in the Cardiovascular Division of the University of Minnesota Medical School, a division which he headed for 22 years. He is also the founder of CVC-HD, LLC, Hypertension Diagnostics, and HeartSavers™.

A pioneer in developing cardiovascular assessment and therapy procedures, Dr. Cohn has written extensively about hypertension, congestive heart failure, and vascular compliance, among other related topics and has authored more than 600 scientific articles.

Dr. Cohn was founding Editor in Chief of the Journal of Cardiac Failure and co-author of the major textbook, Cardiovascular Medicine. He serves on the editorial boards of many major journals in the cardiovascular field.