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The 8th World Congress: A Pivotal Milestone for Children’s HeartLink 

Published August 31, 2023 Last revised Sept. 5, 2023 Once every four years, the global community in pediatric cardiology and cardiac surgery convenes for the World Congress of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery. This year, for the 8th World Congress, over 5,700 experts and advocates gathered, making it the largest meeting of its kind. For … Continued

Year of Successes Drive Future Growth for Children’s HeartLink

Published August 24, 2023 Children’s HeartLink partner hospitals reached 167,000 children in Fiscal Year 2023* (FY23). Supporting our partners in reaching this many children with congenital heart disease only scratches the surface of our FY23 successes. Everything we have done and continue to do is aimed at transforming pediatric heart care to improve the lives … Continued

The Children’s HeartLink Strategic Plan to Reach One Million More Children by 2030

Published August 24, 2023 The comprehensive and ambitious Children’s HeartLink strategic plan for FY2023-FY2025 (July 2022 – June 2026) focuses on building capacity for improving pediatric cardiac care in underserved regions. Through our equitable and sustainable approach, more children born with congenital heart disease (CHD) will gain access to the care they need to survive … Continued

21 Pictures to Bring You Inside a Children’s Heart Care Training at National Heart Foundation in Bangladesh

Published August 1, 2023 National Heart Foundation Hospital and Research Institute (NHF) welcomed Children’s HeartLink medical volunteers to Dhaka, Bangladesh in May 2023. This training visit included a pediatric cardiologist and pediatric heart surgeon from Leeds Children’s Hospital in the U.K. During the four-day training visit, the teams had fruitful discussions on complex cases that … Continued

Children’s HeartLink Advocates for Congenital Heart Disease Patients at the United Nations

Published July 25, 2023 Children’s HeartLink fights to ensure that access to pediatric cardiac care is considered a global health priority by institutions like the United Nations and the World Health Organization Historically, specialty health care services, including surgeries needed to treat congenital heart disease, have not been included as essential health care in global … Continued

Success in Vietnam: Nhi Dong 1 Named Children’s HeartLink Center of Excellence

Published July 18, 2023 We are honored to announce our partner hospital Nhi Dong 1 in Vietnam as a Children’s HeartLink Center of Excellence. Over the past 15 years, Nhi Dong 1 has strived to improve their pediatric cardiac program to consistently deliver high-quality, complex care to children with congenital heart disease. They are the … Continued