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Wendy Book, MD

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The Emory Clinic
Associate Professor of Medicine

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Dr. Book is a professor of medicine at Emory University School of Medicine in the division of cardiology in Atlanta, Georgia, and director of the Emory Adult Congenital Heart Center. She is board certified in internal medicine, cardiovascular disease, advanced heart failure and transplantation and adult congenital heart disease.

Dr. Book has 18 years of experience in adult congenital heart disease, including clinical and research experience. In addition to ACHD, Her background is in heart failure, transplantation and pulmonary hypertension.

Dr. Book’s works have been recognized in several publications and she has received numerous awards, including the Emory University School of Medicine Alumni Award, and the Nanette K. Wenger Distinguished Service Award for outstanding contributions to Emory University School of Medicine for development of the Emory Adult Congenital Heart Center. She is a member of numerous organizations, including the Adult Congenital Heart Association; American College of Cardiology-Women in Cardiology section; American Society of Transplantation; and International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation.


Dr. Book completed medical school at The State University of New York (SUNY) in Syracuse, New York, and her internship and her internship and residency at the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, Indiana, and completed her fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta.

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