The Washington University and Barnes-Jewish Heart & Vascular Center uniquely bridges nationally ranked specialists in cardiology, cardiac surgery, and vascular surgery to achieve the best outcomes for the patients they treat. Your gift facilitates collaboration, research, and continued education to ensure patients receive the most innovative and comprehensive care possible.

Barnes-Jewish Hospital Heart and Patient Tower

The Premier Heart
Center in the Midwest

The new Heart Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital’s Patient Tower (scheduled to open in 2025) will bring together highly skilled, multidisciplinary faculty, physicians, and scientists to provide personalized, groundbreaking, streamlined patient care and medical advances—driven by research. Your catalytic gift supports collaboration centered on patient care and health equity.

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The Best Ideas Are Always the What Ifs

Exploring a hunch, a Washington University School of Medicine cardiologist and a radiation oncologist partnered to pioneer a novel, non-invasive treatment for patients with ventricular tachycardia, a potentially deadly condition. With support from our donors, the Center for Noninvasive Cardiac Radioablation launched at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and serves as the global outreach and education epicenter of the treatment. Your gift accelerates this novel research and treatment options for those who need it most.

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Training the Next Generation

Fellowships and career development help build a diverse pipeline of physicians trained for in-demand specialties and promote a learning environment ripe for discovery. Your philanthropic gift plays a critical role in the growth of training programs, educational tools, and career development resources that maintain a strong tradition of excellence and bring discovery to scale.

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Volunteers Bring Welcome Wags and Comfort

Bill Wilson’s experience as a patient is exactly what led him back to Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish...

Transplant Pilot Grant Program Transforms Ideas into Realities

With donor support, the transplant pilot project program provides the early-stage funding needed to test new ideas...

Meet Harry Ratliff

Harry Ratliff has been a strong advocate for health care through volunteering and board memberships for over 20...

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