Patty’s passion and dedication to raising awareness of heart disease and stroke is inspiring others to make changes and live healthier.
Patty Lang is a two time stroke survivor and a passionate You're the Cure advocate. She is also very involved in the Go Red for Women movement as a survivor ambassador as well as volunteering at numerous Heart Walks. She was recognized for her efforts when she was awarded the American Heart Association Garden State Go Red for Women Woman of Distinction award in 2014.
Recently, Patty has been involved in efforts to improve the stroke system of care in New Jersey. She has testified in favor of the legislation before several committees in the Legislature. She has also gone to the State House in Trenton to talk to elected officials about the need for legislation and to tell her story. She has been to Washington, DC several times to talk to our federal representatives about the impact that funding for stroke research has had on her life.
Patty’s passion and dedication to raising awareness of heart disease and stroke is inspiring others to make changes and live healthier. Thank you Patty!