Advanced Congenital Cardiac Therapies

Liz Barnett is one of seven people who received a combined heart/liver transplant at VUMC last year.

Heart/liver transplant gives congenital heart disease patient new hope

Last year, Liz Barnett became one of seven people at Vanderbilt University Medical Center to receive a combined heart/liver transplant in 2021.

Menachem named to key role for Adult Congenital Heart Association

Jonathan Menachem, MD, has been named to the Medical Advisory Board of the Adult Congenital Heart Association.

More congenital heart patients becoming transplant candidates

Patients with a form of congenital heart disease — having only one ventricle (pumping chamber) — are now living longer lives due to the successful surgical and medical treatments they receive as children.

Novel program gives congenital heart disease patients new options

Experts at the Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute are forging new ground in the development of a first-of-its-kind program aimed at adults with congenital heart disease (ACHD).