Enduring Hearts Donates Funds to Pediatric Heart Transplant

ATLANTA, Nov. 29, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Enduring Hearts is proud to announce its new board member, Greg McClaire, to the Enduring Hearts team to lead the expansion of its diversified heart families and build its sports programs. McClaire has a background in sports science and plans to create sports programs that keep people engaged. “I love the work Carolyn is doing at Enduring Hearts,” McClaire said. “I look forward to raising awareness of the work they are funding to ensure that pediatric heart transplant patients live longer and healthier lives.”

Enduring Hearts recently researched Dr. Palak Shah who received the James T. Willerson Award. This award is presented by the American Heart Association for the Top Clinical Research paper. Enduring Hearts funds research to extend lifespan and improve the quality of life of children with new hearts. “We are grateful to Dr. Palak Shah for his research on cell-free DNA cardiac allograft acute rejection,” said Carolyn Salvador, CEO of Enduring Hearts. “We look forward to the continued research and work Dr Shah will do to extend the lives of heart transplant patients. https://bit.ly/3c5pAiq

National Giving Tuesday kicks off the season of giving on Tuesday, November 30, and Enduring Hearts is asking supporters to donate to its research. www.donateheart.org

Enduring Hearts launched its Huggable Pillows program and children in US transplant centers will receive one to help relieve physical pain and provide emotional support. Enduring Hearts is partnering with Paragonix to bring this program to the attention of families.

ABOUT ENOUGH HEARTS

Enduring Hearts is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to funding innovative research aimed at improving the lives of children with heart transplants. https://enduringhearts.org

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