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SEPTEMBER 12, 2005
  New 'Philadelphia Adult Congenital Heart Center' Meets a Long Overdue Need by Combining the Resources of Cardiac Specialists from Two Local Healthcare Institutions to Achieve Life-Long Healthy Hearts
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The new Philadelphia Adult Congenital Heart Center is a joint venture of the University of Pennsylvania Health System and The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and is the first of its kind in the Mid-Atlantic region. On September 12th, a briefing event was held to introduce the center to the media.

Pictured (l-r): Patient Jim Hendrix of Marmora, New Jersey; Patient Dianne Chance of Hockessin, Delaware; Gary Webb, MD, director of the new Philadelphia Adult Congenital Heart Center; Patient Daniel Smith of the Mayfair section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; Patient Lesle Harwood of Douglassville, Pennsylvania.




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