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Investing in India: Children’s HeartLink Poised for Growth

Published January 8, 2024 By Jackie Boucher, president of Children’s HeartLink  As I reflect upon the progress made by Children’s HeartLink in India over the past 25 years, I see lives impacted, partnerships strengthened, trainings implemented and leaders in health care who are committed to bettering heart care for children with congenital heart disease.  Our … Continued

Children’s HeartLink Welcomes New Hospital Partner in India, Amrita Hospital Faridabad, and New Medical Volunteer Team from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Published November 14, 2023 Children’s HeartLink is delighted to announce our newest hospital partnership, between children’s heart care teams at Amrita Hospital Faridabad and Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP).  This multi-year partnership is designed to ensure lasting, sustainable impact in the availability of heart care for children with congenital heart disease (CHD) in India. This … Continued

Children’s HeartLink Welcomes New Partner in Mumbai, India

Published October 3, 2023 Children’s HeartLink is thrilled to welcome the Sri Sathya Sai Sanjeevani Centre for Child Heart Care to our global family of hospital partners. It becomes the seventh hospital partner in India and 21st worldwide. This partnership marks a crucial step forward in our commitment to improving access to pediatric cardiac care … Continued

5 Essential Facts About Congenital Heart Disease

Congenital heart disease (CHD) is a term that brings together a variety of heart conditions that can be present at birth. The disease is more common than many would guess and left untreated can dramatically diminish quality of life or even cause untimely deaths in the smallest babies, up through adulthood.  In places like the … Continued

Call for Nominations | 2024 Children’s HeartLink Founders Award

Published January 1, 2024 Children’s HeartLink is seeking nominations for its 2024 Founders Award. The award, established in 2019 to honor the late Dr. Joe Kiser, is to recognize an individual who demonstrates extraordinary dedication and contributions to the Children’s HeartLink mission. The winner will be recognized at the fall Global Gathering in October 2024. … Continued

Top 9 Children’s HeartLink Stories of 2023

2023 has been a year marked by significant achievements for Children’s HeartLink, inspiring innovative advancements in pediatric heart care. Please join us as we look back at some of the most impactful moments that are leading to expanded access to heart care for children with congenital heart disease (CHD) around the world. EXCELLENCE IN VIETNAM … Continued

Elizabeth Perlich Sweeney Honored with 2023 Children’s HeartLink Founders Award 

Published September 30, 2023  We are elated to announce Elizabeth Perlich Sweeney, dedicated volunteer, former president and former board member of Children’s HeartLink, will be honored with the Children’s HeartLink Founders Award during our Global Gathering event on October 28, 2023. “Elizabeth has not just been a leader, but a beacon, illuminating the path for … Continued