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Heart Failure Therapy and Heart Transplant

Children’s Minnesota cares for more pediatric heart patients than any other program in the state. When it comes to treating heart failure in children, we offer the best heart failure therapies– from medications to devices to transplants – to give them a long, healthy life.

2019 Jill Davis Critical Care Nursing Conference: Cultivating Clinical Experience

April 12, 2019, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Minneapolis

This one-day conference, supported by the Jill Davis Intensive Care Nursing Fund, is designed to enhance the knowledge and expertise of nurses caring for critically ill patients, with a focus on patients with alterations in cardiac function.

Margaret in a red chair at two-years-old

Mighty Margaret is mightier than ever

Margaret had her first open heart surgery at just five months old. Now two years old she continues to fight and become a healthy and happy toddler.

Elijah Parker is dressed like a superhero.

Celebrating CV Patients: Families who give from the heart

February is American Heart Month! This month, we are celebrating some of our amazing cardiovascular (CV) patients and families who have a special place in our hearts.

Grand Rounds: Update on pediatric heart transplant: Globally, nationally and at Children’s Minnesota

February 21, 2019, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

R. Erik Edens, MD

Grand Rounds: Optimizing medical management of myocarditis and acute heart failure in children

May 24, 2018, 8 a.m. – 9 a.m., Minneapolis

Jack F. Price, MD

Erik’s Tournament for the Heart

July 30, 2018, 10:03 a.m. – 9 p.m., Dellwood

The 9th Annual Erik’s Tournament for the Heart Golf Tournament will be held on Monday, July 30, 2018 at Dellwood Country Club. The event honors Erik, who was born with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, and has endured three heart surgeries at Children’s, and continues to do great!

Families find healing in giving back

If you would like to donate to Children's Minnesota, please contact annual giving officer Brady Gervais at [email protected] or 952-992-5512.

Heart Patient Lana Featured on WCCO-TV’s Kylie’s Kids

Children's Minnesota heart patient Lana was featured on WCCO-TV's Kylie's Kids.

Heart surgeries save life of little Roland

Kara and Ryan Jaehnert learned before their son's birth that he had a congenital heart defect.