Welcome to Conquering CHD - Pennsylvania
At Conquering CHD - Pennsylvania, we exist to conquer the most common birth defect. We engage, listen, learn, and act. We create visibility and empower all impacted by CHD. We accomplish this through awareness, knowledge, community, and research.
*This chapter has received the Honor Roll Award for outstanding performance in support of our mission.
Conquering CHD Stories
Artyom was born in April 2009 with Congenital Heart Disease. Anatomically speaking, he had a moderate Atrial Septal Defect (ASD) but remained largely asymptomatic. At the time his biggest hurdle was undiagnosed complex airway disease. Congenital Cardiologists agreed the airway issues should be addressed before attempting any closure of his ASD. For several years, Artyom’s...Full Story>