Congenital Heart Disease Screening


Children's National is a leader in research and advocacy in the effort to implement congenital heart disease screening for all newborns.

Teresa's Story

Teresa, 2, was diagnosed with cardiomyopathy and waited on the Berlin Heart EXCOR® Pediatric Ventricular Assist Device (VAD) for nine months while she waited for a heart transplant. Her heart arrived on Christmas Day.

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