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Ahmanson/UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center



December 2013

What's Inside:

  • Growth of the interventional catheterization program thanks to a generous grant from the Ahmanson Foundation
  • Dr. Joseph K. Perloff Visiting Fellowship Program
  • Faculty Profile, Faculty Introductions, and Staff Introductions
  • Dr. Aboulhosn Awarded Endowed Chair
  • Advances in Congenital Heart Disease Research


Fall 2012 

Fall 2012 ACHDC Newsletter

What's Inside:

  • First Annual Los Angeles Congenital Heart Walk a Success
  • Blue Shield has a new contract with UCLA
  • Advanced 3-D Imaging Techniques

Spring 2012

What's Inside:

  • New UCLA Cardiovascular Center house the ACHD outpatient clinic
  • Welcome to Dr. Jeannette Lin
  • Three UCLA Heart Patients Share their Stories

Winter 2011/2012

What's Inside:

  • Dr. John S. Child retiring in 2012 after 35 years at UCLA
  • Center Update
  • New Treatment Modalities for Pulmonary Hypertension (Eisenmenger syndrome)


Fall/Winter 2010

What's Inside:

  • The Fontan Circulation
  • The Medtronic Melody Valve
  • Melody Vavle Patient Profile: John K.

Summer/Fall 2008

 What's Inside:

  • Dr. Joseph K. Perloff Receives Lifetime Achievement Award
  • Joseph K. Perloff Fellowship
  • Transitional Care Program for Adolescent/Young Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

Winter/Spring 2006

 What's Inside:

  • New Treatment Options for Patients with Pulmonary Hypertension and Eisenmenger Syndrome
  • Congential Heart Disease Awareness Fair
  • New Patient Support Program

Winter/Spring 2005

What's Inside:

  • Celebrating 25 Years of Excellence
  • Support Services for ACHDC Patients
  • Ahmanson/ UCLA Adult Congenital Heart Disease Center's Annual Fundraising Event

Summer/Fall 2005

  What's Inside:

  • Celebrating 25 Years of Excellence: Part II
  • Patient Advisory Committee
  • Southwest Regional Conference in LA


Summer/Fall 2004

 What's Inside:

  • The Physician as a Patient
  • Annual Fundraising Event
  • Psychosocial Issues Affecting Adults with Congenital Heart Disease: A Patient's Perspective
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