Meet the Surgeon: Heart Transplant

by  Liberty Science Center

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Meet Dr. Margarita Camacho as she shows pre-recorded procedures of diseased hearts and a transplanted heart. 


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About This Program


Point to Point: $500.00

This program is priced at a fee of $500 for a class of 28 students or can be priced for individually at $18.50 per person participating.


2hrs in length

Target Audience

Education: Grade(s) 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, Parent, Adult Learners Homeschool

Minimum participants:


Maximum participants:


Primary Disciplines

Health/Physical Education, Career Education, Sciences, Technology/Information Science, Literacy, Problem Solving, Gifted & Talented Cross Curriculum

Program Delivery Mode

Videoconference - H.323 (Polycom, Cisco/Tandberg, LifeSize, etc...)
Videoconference – Webcam/desktop (Zoom, Google Meet, Cisco WebEx, GoToMeeting, Microsoft Teams, Blue Jeans, etc...)


Booking Information

Sorry, this program is not currently available. To inquire about future availability, please contact Liberty Science Center

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Provider's Cancellation Policy

Please reach out to Mary McDonald at 201-253-1214 or MMCDonald@lsc.org

About This Provider

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Liberty Science Center

Jersey City, NJ
United States

Liberty Science Center's mission is to inspire the next generation of scientists and engineers and excite learners of all ages about the power, promise, and pure fun of science and technology.

LSC is a 300,000-square-foot learning center located in Liberty State Park on the Jersey City bank of the Hudson near the Statue of Liberty. The age-appropriate, curriculum-linked STEM programs in our portfolio are designed for each grade level from preschool through post-college, including pupils with special needs. All of our programs are aligned to the Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS)—known in New Jersey as NJSLS (Science)—to help identify those that best meet your curriculum goals.

Mary McDonald

Program Details


This program begins with a quick overview of heart and circulatory system. Then you speak with a surgeon about their career and how they perform the surgery. You will view a few cases that are professionally recorded.


The participants will
- Discuss anatomy and physiology of the heart
- Explore the roles of professionals in the Operating Room.
- investigate risk factors and how they impact on you and your family.

Standards Alignment

National Standards

National Science Education Standards:
M.C.1, M.C.1.f., M.F.1 a.

National Health Education Standards
NHES: Standard 1.12.4
NHES: Standard 7.12.1

State Standards

Springboard into the Next Generations Science Standards (NGSS) addressed in the Live From Surgery program: 3-LS3-2, 3-5-ETS1-2, MS-LS1-3, HS-LS1-2.
Cross-Content Workplace Readiness: 1.3, 1.5, 1.6
Comprehensive Health and Physical Education 2.1.8.A.2, 2.1.12.C.1, 2.3.8.B.3