An international team from the William Novick Global Cardiac Alliance will be arriving in Nizhny Novgorod on June 7th. The eleven member team is scheduled to perform multiple, complex open-heart surgeries together with their Russian counterparts.
The medical staff at the Nizhny Novgorod Cardiac Center are hard at work preparing for this second surgical training mission. Many children are on a waiting list, hoping for a new chance at life. Michael Yurieff, Executive Director of Russian Gift of Life USA will also be on the ground with the team for this mission.