BACH Biobank: A repository of blood and urine samples from adult congenital heart patients to be stored for future studies. All congenital heart patients seen in the BACH clinic are eligible. The data from this biobank has been used for multiple studies thus far, and the samples are stored for future research. Anne Marie Valente, MD Section Chief, Boston Adult Congenital Heart (BACH) and Pulmonary Hypertension Program Associate Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School; Fellowship Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Senior Fellowship, Harvard Medical School.
Boston Children's Hospital has a lifetime commitment to our patients through the Boston Adult Congenital Heart (BACH) and Pulmonary Hypertension Program. In partnership with Brigham and Women’s Hospital, we offer a full range of inpatient and outpatient clinical services to adults with congenital heart disease and pulmonary hypertension, from diagnosis to cardiac . The Boston Adult Congenital Heart (BACH) Service is a multi-institutional multi-departmental program designed to provide coordinated long-term care, education and innovation for patients with congenital heart disease and/or pulmonary hypertension as they reach and progress through adulthood.
The multidisciplinary team of the Congenital Heart Failure and Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program offers comprehensive inpatient and outpatient clinical services to adults with congenital heart disease. This complete care includes a commitment to helping patients maximize their physical, emotional, medical and social wellbeing. The Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Corrigan Minehan Heart Center offers personalized, lifelong care for adult patients with congenital heart disease, specializing in valve problems, heart failure, multidisciplinary surgery, arrhythmia and pregnancy. Care during COVID