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Dr. Jennifer Romano

Dr. Jennifer Romano

Jennifer Romano is a Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon at the University of Michigan and sees firsthand every day the power of research and innovation has to change the lives of children with congenital heart disease (CHD). As a researcher, her focus is in reducing the impact of intensive care and hospital stays on infants undergoing open heart surgery.

She understands the mission of The Children’s Heart Foundation - to fund the most promising CHD research – as it is well known in her field – and knows that the The Children’s Heart Foundation (CHF) is held in high regard for its dedication to high quality and impactful research. The commitment of CHF to improving the lives of children with CHD is unparalleled by any other organization in the country.