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.
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. [...]
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 [...]
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, [...]
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 [...]