HLHS

The Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS) is a research program with the goal of delaying or preventing heart failure for individuals with HLHS.

To learn more or to participate, email HLHS@mayo.edu.

Follow the program on Facebook at Mayo Clinic HLHS, on Twitter @MayoClinicHLHS, and on Instagram at MayoClinicHLHS.

PUBLIC PAGE
Dec 20, 2018

Interview with Dr. Tim Nelson, Director of the HLHS Program

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
My name is Gabrielle Wanek and I’m an intern here at Mayo’s Todd and Karen Wanek Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. I had the opportunity to interview Dr. Tim Nelson, the director of the HLHS program.   Gabrielle: Can you tell me what research is currently [...]
Interview with Dr. Tim Nelson, Director of the HLHS Program
Dec 18, 2018

Save the date for Feel the Beat on October 12!

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
Mark your calendars for the seventh annual Feel the Beat event on October 12 in Rochester, Minnesota! Feel the Beat is a great way to meet other families in the congenital heart defect world as well as connect with doctors and researchers working on the latest advancements in [...]
Save the date for Feel the Beat on October 12!
Dec 5, 2018

Discussion: Autologous vs. Allogeneic

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
My name is Stephen Rowley and I work within the Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for HLHS. I sat down with Brooks Edwards, MD to discuss the difference between autologous and allogeneic cells and what it means for those with HLHS. Dr. Edwards is a cardiologist who has [...]
Discussion: Autologous vs. Allogeneic
Oct 10, 2018

Asking the Expert: Frank Secreto PhD

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
  My name is Gabrielle Wanek and I’m an intern here at Mayo’s Todd and Karen Wanek Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. I had the opportunity to interview Dr. Frank Secreto, one of the team members within the research program. Gabrielle: Thanks for taking the [...]
Asking the Expert: Frank Secreto PhD
Oct 3, 2018

Asking the Expert: Susana Cantero Peral MD, PhD

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
My name is Gabrielle Wanek and I’m an intern here at Mayo’s Todd and Karen Wanek Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. I had the opportunity to interview Susana Cantero Peral, the umbilical cord blood expert in the program to learn more about the work being done here. [...]
Asking the Expert: Susana Cantero Peral MD, PhD

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