Bambini Cardiopatici nel mondo - A.I.C.I. Onlus in Romania


Bucharest - Romania - Marie Curie Hospital
Cooperation years:
GSD Participants:
IRCCS Policlinico San Donato
Host country's participants:
Ministry of Health of the Romania Republic Association Inima Copiilor (Bucharest)
Other partners:
Bambini Cardiopatici nel mondo - A.I.C.I. Onlus & Inima Copiilor

Project Aim

  • Training program for medical and paramedical local personnel (scholarships) 
  • 10 surgical missions/yr (Bucharest – Iasi – Cluji) 
  • Scientific workshop (Bucharest – Iasi – Cluji) 
  • Hospitalization at IRCCS Policlinico San Donato of children affected by complex heart 


Background of the Project

  • 3000 children per year needing cardiac surgery
  • 500 children per year are treated in Romania
  • 2500 children per year have no chance to be treated locally


Objectives achieved

Since 2013: 86 missions, are treated 1317 patients