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.

Athena's Story

Patient story

"To all the parents out there with a baby with hypoplastic left heart, good days will come. These babies overcome what seems impossible and have so much love to offer."

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