Aortic Dissection Patient Advocacy

The Aortic Dissection Charitable Trust actively engages in patient advocacy, representing the voices and interests of aortic dissection patients to influence positive change in healthcare policies and services in the UK and Ireland. We strive to safeguard patients’ rights and enhance their care experience.

Aortic Nurses Symposium 2024

Aortic Nurses Symposium 2024

Bringing together patients, nurses, and healthcare professionals to explore the vital role of aortic nurses. The event featured moving personal stories, expert-led sessions on aortic care and valuable networking opportunities.

Solo Kayak UK Challenge for Aortic Dissection

Solo Kayak UK Challenge for Aortic Dissection

Driven by personal loss, Michael Lambert sets out on an ambitious solo kayak journey around the UK. His mission: to break a Guinness World Record and spotlight the critical need for aortic dissection awareness and research.

Remembering Kentaro Miura

Remembering Kentaro Miura

Kentaro Miura, the creator of “Berserk,” tragically passed away from aortic dissection, a stark reminder of human vulnerability. His profound impact on manga through intricate storytelling and detailed art lives on.

Yale School of Medicine: Safety for Aortic Patients

Yale School of Medicine: Safety for Aortic Patients

At the Yale HVC Quality & Safety Grand Rounds, a keynote by the aortic dissection charity, hosted by Dr John Elefteriades, highlights the important role of patient-centred care and global cooperation.

Miracle Running for Aortic Awareness

Miracle Running for Aortic Awareness

Emily takes on the London Landmarks Half Marathon with Miracle the Unicorn as part of a year long challenge, for aortic dissection awareness.

The Silent Why: Navigating Loss with Purpose

The Silent Why: Navigating Loss with Purpose

Catherine Fowler and Dr John Cronin share transformative insights on aortic dissection, highlighting the power of collaborative efforts in emergency medicine and the journey through grief.

Advocacy at Major Political Party Conferences

Advocacy at Major Political Party Conferences

Advocacy efforts at the Conservative Party Conference and Labour Party Conference. Insights into healthcare reforms and discussions aimed at improving conditions for individuals with aortic dissection and other long-term health conditions are explored.

5K for aortic dissection

5K for aortic dissection

Celebrities patients and medical professionals came together in a show of unity, marking an important step towards improving diagnosis and survival rates of the condition.

Harnessing AI for Aortic Disease Education

Harnessing AI for Aortic Disease Education

AI in healthcare provides promising opportunities to enhance patient care, particularly in the realm of aortic disease. The ChatAortaAI project aims to use AI to increase awareness, improve diagnosis, and provide essential information to patients and medical professionals.

Award Winning

Award Winning

Catherine Fowler’s relentless dedication to aortic dissection awareness and patient support leads to national recognition at the Palace of Westminster.