Other Ways to Participate

The 65th Annual Conference will be held in the city with perfect harmony of history and attractions, perfectly entwined with music that defines Music City….Nashville, Tennessee. Hosted at the finest in Southern hospitality, the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center and is minutes from Nashville International airport and next to the Grand Ole Opry!!

You will have an opportunity to reconnect with chapter members and make new friends from across the country, while enhancing your skills as a chapter officer, member, visitor and caregiver. The meetings will offer workshops and sessions facilitated by experienced members and nationally renowned keynote speakers offering insight and tools to enrich you the heart patient, caregiver and member.

This year’s event brings members and leaders from across the country, and offers out-standing programs designed to help you tackle current issues and prepare for future chapter growth opportunities.

A wealth of valuable learning materials and insight on the latest medical information will be offered for all to bring back and share with others.

Let Freedom Sing as we make plans to see you in Nashville!

Gaylord Opryland Resort & Conference Center
200 Opryland Dr.
Nashville, TN 37214

Program Book Advertisement:

Acknowledge and/or memorialize a special Mended Heart or family member by purchasing an ad in the 2017 Conference Program book.

All ads will be in black and white, and may be purchased in a variety of sizes.

  • Full Page (8 x 11): $500
  • 1/2 Page (5.5 x 8.5): $250
  • 1/4 Page (5.5 x 4.25): $100
  • 1/8 Page (4.25 x 2.75): $50
  • Booster 30 characters, 1 line: $20

We can build your ad from materials you supply. All directions should be clearly typed or sent in a text file, such as Microsoft Word. All supplied graphics and text should be of good quality so it will look its best when printed. We can enlarge or reduce the size of your original art as needed. However, the size of the original art should be as close as possible to the desired size in order to avoid any possible distortion. If you already have an ad that you would like to use, please send a quality printout on plain white paper, so we can scan the image.

The following electronic files are preferred: TIFF, JPEG, PDF.

Download the Program Book Advertisement Application Form.

Exhibiting Opportunities:

Your participation as an exhibitor will allow you to show off your chapter’s success as well as provide key visibility and interaction with attendees. You may elect to have drawings during exhibit hours with all proceeds returning to you and/or your chapter. We encourage you to distribute handouts and give-aways during this time.

Chapter Exhibit Table Price: $50 for the week


  • One six-foot draped table
  • Two chairs
  • An opportunity to raffle an item as a fundraiser. Drawings must be held during exhibit hours.

For additional exhibiting details contact:

Exhibit Chairman: Marvin Keyser
Email: marvk01@aol.com
Telephone: 860-796-8469

Chapter Donation:

Here’s an opportunity for your chapter to make a monetary donation to the 2017 Mended Hearts Education & Training Conference. Your donation may help support a member who would not be able to attend other-wise or pay towards the overall conference expenses. Your chapter may chose how they would like the donation applied.

Members and Chapters may donate to conference and be recognized as a supporter in Heartbeat magazine and be recognized at conference.

Donation levels are:

  • $250
  • $500
  • $1000

Please complete and return the Donation Form to Sheila Todd or mail to:

Mended Hearts
Attn: Sheila Todd
8150 N. Central Expressway, Suite M2248
Dallas, TX 75206