On September 13, 2005, the heart transplant staff
performed the 2500th endomyocardial biopsy procedure at Penn Tower.
Front Row (l-r): Dawn Provost-Larmond,
catheterization lab technician; Shaunda Mack, medical
assistant; Anthony Branco, heart transplant recipient and 2,500th
patient to undergo biopsy in the new lab; Nicole Viger,
CRNP, heart transplant nurse practitioner; and Danielle
McCrae, medical assistant.
Back Row (l-r): Daniel Dries, MD,
performed the 2,500th biopsy in the new lab; Shashank Desai,
MD; Richard Herman, catheterization lab nurse.
(Not Pictured: Lee Goldberg, MD, Medical Director,
Heart/Lung Transplant Program)