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The Heart Transplant Program at Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta reached a major milestone early Monday morning, September 22, performing its 300th heart transplant since the program’s inception in 1988. The milestone recipient, two-year-old Brynslet Sellers from Jesup, Ga., had been waiting on the transplant list and living at the hospital’s Egleston campus since March 2014.

Sep 23, 2014

Enduring Hearts, a nonprofit organization that awards research grants, has given its first grant of approximately $25,000 to Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University for pediatric heart transplant research.

May 21, 2014

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta announces the recent addition of four pediatric cardiologists to the Children’s Sibley Heart Center. Members of both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the American Heart Association, Shriprasad Deshpande, M.D., Eric Ferguson, M.D., Matthew Oster, M.D., M.P.H. and Tim Slesnick, M.D.
Aug. 1, 2011

Emory-Children’s Pediatric Research Center, a partnership between Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta and Emory University, was recently selected as a new Pediatric Heart Network (PHN) core site for clinical research.
Aug. 1, 2011

Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta is ranked among the nation’s top pediatric hospitals in the U.S.News & World Report’s 2011-12 edition of “Best Children's Hospitals.”
May 1, 2011