At a university with a long history of innovative cardiac research, Rebecca Cogswell, MDand her colleagues are continuing that legacy of pioneering research and care.

Dr. Cogswell cares for patients with low heart function, those that will receive a transplant or mechanical pump.

"My involvement in clinical trials means I have a role in creating the new pumps that are coming forward. In 2015 we were part of a large clinical trial that brought the next generation of left ventricular assist devices into practice," Cogswell said in the university's Discovery Magazine.

Its work she has immense passion for and a gift to be with people from their diagnosis to them getting better.

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