Shane Victorino Boys & Girls Club

Every screening has a different origin, a different path and a different outcome.  Our screening at the Shane Victorino Boys and Girls Club was no different. A student that had gotten her heart screened at one of our first heart screenings got a summer internship with the Victorino Foundation. She...

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Germantown Academy and Simon's Fund

We’re excited to announce that we’ll be conducting a heart screening for the students at Germantown Academy on May 8, 2010.  This will be our fifth school screening.  The screening will be done in conjunction with the ongoing study from Children’s Hospital (CHOP).  The study will help determine how many...

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Debate – Should Athletes' Hearts Be Screened?

By EBEN HARRELL Eben Harrell – Thu Sep 10, 2:30 pm ET For most people, regular exercise is associated with cardiovascular health. But doctors have long noted a troubling tendency among the ultra-fit: an athlete has a greater chance than the average person of suddenly dropping dead. As physicians and sporting organizations learn more...

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