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
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
Sep 26, 2018

Asking the Expert: Jeanne Theis PhD

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
My name is Gabrielle Wanek and I’m an intern here at Mayo Clinic’s Todd and Karen Wanek Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. I had the opportunity to interview Jeanne Theis, one of the team members within the research program, to learn more about the work being done here. [...]
Asking the Expert: Jeanne Theis PhD
Sep 12, 2018

Thanks for attending Feel the Beat 2018!

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
Thank you so much for attending Feel the Beat 2018! We had a total of 176 guests at the event, many of whom traveled far and wide to join us. This year’s theme was evolution at Feel the Beat. The event included a patient/parent panel with speakers Gabrielle [...]
Thanks for attending Feel the Beat 2018!
Aug 29, 2018

This year's agenda for Feel the Beat!

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
Feel the Beat agenda - September 8, 2018 – Gonda building 8:00 am to 9:00 am – Registration and breakfast   9:00 am to 9:25 am – Welcome message, Dr. Timothy Nelson, Geffen Auditorium   9:25 am to 9:55 am – Dr. James Tweddell, [...]
This year's agenda for Feel the Beat!
Aug 22, 2018

Gabrielle Wanek and Michelle Waletzko Speaking at Feel the Beat 2018!

By Stephen Rowley @sjrowley
Gabrielle Wanek Gabrielle is a twenty-three-year-old with hypoplastic left heart syndrome. She was born in Genolier, Switzerland and has had multiple surgeries including the Norwood procedure, directional Glenn procedure, the Fontan procedure, and three catheter procedures. She grew up in a small town in western Wisconsin with her parents [...]
Gabrielle Wanek and Michelle Waletzko Speaking at Feel the Beat 2018!

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