Dr. Osami Honjo

Podcast SickKids vs Broken Hearts

SickKids VS Broken Hearts 

50 kids in Canada are waitlisted for a heart each year. Of those, 30-35 will get one. Others continue waiting—and many die in the process. But SickKids surgeon Dr. Osami Honjo thinks he has a solution. A way to expand the donor pool by keeping the heart beating outside the body. He calls it the Heart in a Box.