Heart Failure & Transplant

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About Us

Internationally respected heart center

Comprehensive care of children and adults with congenital and acquired heart disease

Clinical Services

A wide range of services

Service for babies in the womb, infants, children, adolescents, young adults and adults with congenital heart disease

CHC Team

CHC Team

CHC physicians are among the world's leaders in pediatric cardiology and are all faculty members of the Miller School.

Latest News

Sandra V. Chaparro, M.D., holds the CardioMEMS device.

UHealth Becomes First in Florida to Use New Heart Failure Monitoring System

Cardiovascular physicians at UHealth – University of Miami Health System are the first in Florida to implant a new miniaturized, wireless monitoring sensor to manage heart failure. The CardioMEMS HF System has been shown to reduce hospital admissions by more than one-third when used by physicians to manage heart failure. It was implanted at University of Miami Hospital, the flagship hospital of UHealth.

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Janice Egeland, Ph.D., in 2006, displaying the world's largest bipolar pedigree from the Amish Study.

Decades of Research Pay Off with Promising Link to Treatments for Bipolar Disorder

Janice A. Egeland, Ph.D., professor emerita of psychiatry and behavioral sciences, and collaborators at three other institutions have identified what may be the molecular pathway underlying bipolar I (manic depressive) disorder (BPI), a breakthrough that could lead to better drugs for treating BPI, as well as depression and other related mood disorders. Their findings have been published online in Nature Molecular Psychiatry.

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Allan D. Levi, M.D., Ph.D.

Novel Stem Cell Trial for Cervical Spinal Cord Injury to Start with the Miller School’s Miami Proj

A novel clinical trial using human neural stem cells for the treatment of cervical spinal cord injury is beginning at the Miller School of Medicine. Allan D. Levi, M.D., Ph.D., professor and Robert M. Buck Distinguished Chair in Neurological Surgery, is the principal investigator of the Pathway Study, which is the first clinical study of its kind.

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Miller School to Host Miami Valves October 17 and 18; Registration Still Available

The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Division of Continuing Medical Education will host Miami Valves 2014 Friday, October 17, and Saturday, October 18, at the Miami Marriott Biscayne Bay Hotel.

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National Cyber Security Awareness Month Tip on Cyber Crime -- Don't Be a Victim

During National Cyber Security Awareness Month, the University of Miami Information Technology department is sharing important information, tips and resources that focus on different cyber security issues, including cyber crime, mobility and online safety.

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