Remembering Dr. Leonard Bailey 1942 – 2019

Remembering Dr. Leonard Bailey 1942 – 2019

Dr. Leonard Bailey, the renowned Loma Linda University Health surgeon who garnered international media attention in 1984 for transplanting a baboon’s heart into a human infant known as “Baby Fae,” the research from which spawned human-to-human infant heart transplants and other cardiac treatment breakthroughs, died on May 12, 2019 at the age of 76 following […]

Open Heart Surgery Saved His Life

Open Heart Surgery Saved His Life

When Baby Luca turned blue, his parents rushed him into the hospital. After learning about a heart defect, and having open heart surgery, Luca has found a life without worry. Read more about Loma Linda University Children’s Health at: http://www.lluch.orgsource