The Congenital Heart Surgeons' Society (CHSS) is a premier organization of heart surgeons who treat defects in the heart existing from birth. The CHSS is devoted encourage and stimulate investigation and studies that will increase the knowledge of congenital cardiac physiology, pathology and therapy, and to correlate and disseminate such knowledge.
Each year, thousands of surgeries are performed on children born with heart conditions. The Congenital Heart Surgeons' Society (CHSS) Data Center is dedicated to research to find better treatment for children with congenital heart disease.
If you are a study participant, or have been refered by your physician, we warmly welcome you and thank you for your participation in our research.


Learn more about the beginning of the Data Center and how our studies were started.

Mission and Vision

The CHSS Data Center's mission and vision


Data Center team members


Learn more about the CHSS Kirklin-Ashburn Fellowship and the fellows


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