Cindy Resman

Cindy Resman

Vice President, Marketing and Communications

Cindy Resman leads marketing and communications at the Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation (MHIF). She has 25+ years of experience in healthcare and med tech communications, including expertise in corporate brand and reputation, media relations, stakeholder engagement, internal communications and crisis communications.

Prior to accepting an internal role at MHIF in December 2022, Cindy founded Point Forward Communications, providing strategic communications and marketing support for medical device and healthcare organizations of all sizes, including MHIF. Cindy’s experience includes 10 years at Medtronic in various leadership roles within Global Communications. She also worked in various corporate and business unit communications roles for Baxter Healthcare and Abbott Laboratories and started her career in the healthcare practice at Golin-Harris International, a global PR agency in Chicago.

Cindy holds a master’s degree in integrated marketing communications from Northwestern University and a bachelor’s degree in journalism and mass communications from Drake University. She lives in Maple Grove with her husband and they have three children.

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Give the Gift of Hope
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The Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation® (MHIF) strives to create a world without heart and vascular disease. To achieve this bold vision, we are dedicated to improving the cardiovascular health of individuals and communities through innovative research and education.

Thanks to the generosity of donors like you, we can continue this life-saving work. Please make a gift to support the area of greatest need.

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Since 2002, MHIF's Clinical Research Internship Program has hosted 235+ students for a unique physician-mentored cardiovascular research internship for undergraduate students. Interns not only gain exceptional experience that helps them prepare for medical school, they also help move MHIF research forward.

Community support is key to our ability to enlist the highest level of talent with annual internship costs exceeding $25,000 per intern. Build new opportunities for the next generation of world-class physician researchers by making a MATCHED gift by May 31st!