News & Media

Transplant Longevity Research Award

December 21, 2017

One of ISHLT’s purposes is to award research grants and establish endowments for the study of heart and lung transplantation and end-stage heart and lung disease. One of the purposes of Enduring Hearts is to promote research to improve longevity of pediatric heart transplants, improve quality of life for transplant recipients, and ultimately reduce and Read More >>

New executive director named for Marietta nonprofit

November 1, 2017

Enduring Freedom has been featured in an article on The Cobb Business Journal (CBJ) to show our new Executive Director, Carolyn Salvador as having been named recently. The full article is located here: ENDURING HEARTS New executive director named for Marietta nonprofit. Marietta-based nonprofit Enduring Hearts, an organization dedicated to raising funds for pediatric heart transplant research, Read More >>

Enduring Hearts Published in National Geographic

November 1, 2017

Enduring Hearts: The Stories of Three Young Girls Sharing a Common Bond as Heart Transplants Posted by Thomas Smith on November 1, 2017 Grace, Emery, and Mya are three inspiring and courageous girls in metro Atlanta who share a unique bond as a result of a stressful, scary, and life-changing experience they endured within the last Read More >>


October 31, 2017

Emery was born July 30, 2008, with hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS). Her parents received the diagnosis about 23 weeks into their pregnancy. The couple knew Emery would be facing multiple open heart surgeries, and possibly a heart transplant. Emery endured two of three staged open heart surgeries for HLHS, but her right ventricle was Read More >>

Seattle Heart Transplant Summit selects EH funded researcher

August 17, 2017

Vanderbilt University Medical School Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Dr. Justin Godown was selected to present his research team’s findings related to studies entitled “Left ventricular strain parameters in pediatric heart transplant recipients” and “Changes in pediatric heart transplant costs over time” for the moderated poster session on the first evening of the Seattle Pediatric Heart Read More >>

Enduring Hearts TV Coverage on CW Atlanta on 10/30/2016

November 1, 2016

As we gear up for our largest and most important fundraising campaign of the year, Georgia Gives Day 2016, Enduring Hearts President & Executive Director Ankur Chatterjee spoke to Keisha Lancelin of Atlanta’s CW network to inform and remind people of the challenges facing transplant recipients and their families. Please watch the interview, and please do whatever you can Read More >>

Party with a Pulse | Enduring Hearts Event

September 19, 2016

  Why just party…when you can party with a purpose? Come join Enduring Hearts and BarNow on October 14th as we raise funding and awareness for pediatric heart transplant research! Party with a Pulse will be from 8pm-11pm at The Ivy Buckhead, it will be a Friday night filled with drinks, raffles, and a live Read More >>

Enduring Hearts President Ankur Chatterjee on the Top Docs Radio Show

September 6, 2016

On September 2, 2016, Enduring Hearts’ president Ankur Chatterjee spoke with Top Docs radio host C.W Hall about the importance of life saving transplant research. Top Docs facilitates dialogue between doctors, professionals, and healthcare providers about medical health topics and lifestyle issues. The program airs live every Tuesday at 12:00 pm EST from the Business RadioX® studio in Atlantic Station. Read More >>