Spring Conference 2018

Thank you to all who attended our Spring 2018 MNACVPR Conference! We are in the process of making plans for our 2019 Conference so stayed tuned for details.


Letter from the President

Our current MNACVPR President, Anita LaHaye, has an exciting announcement about how the board is working to restructure our organization. Please head to the President’s Corner for more details!


Board Meetings

Have you ever been interested in joining the MNACVPR Board or would just like to know more about what goes on at our quarterly meetings? Please feel free to join us! Our next meeting is Friday September 21st from 10-2 at the American Heart Association in Eagan. For more details feel free to contact Cassandra Hytjan at Cassandra.hytjan@allina.com. We hope to see you there!


Founded in 1990, the Minnesota Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (MNACVPR) is a diverse professional organization for multidisciplinary health care providers who operate rehabilitation programs for persons with cardiac and pulmonary disease. The Association is dedicated to the professional development of its members, through information, networking, and educational opportunities. Central to the mission is the improvement in the quality of life for patients and their families.

MNACVPR is affiliated with and supports the goals and objectives of the national organization, the American Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation (AACVPR).

Mission Statement

The mission statement of the Minnesota Association of Cardiovascular and Pulmonary Rehabilitation is: To reduce morbidity, mortality, and disability from cardiovascular and pulmonary diseases through education, prevention, rehabilitation, research, and aggressive disease management.