Rostov Regional Cardiac Center, Rostov-on-Don, Southern Federal District
Rostov-on-Don is in the Southwest, connecting Russia to Central Asian and Eastern European nations. Originally settled in the 14th century along the Don River, the region was home to the famed Cossacks. Nearly completely destroyed during World War II, this historically-significant and vibrant port city has since been rebuilt.
heart to heart site: our fifth
area served: 161,600 square miles
population served: 14 million
years of collaboration: 2009 – 2016
specialists in-training: 35
children saved to date: 1,600