Wendy M Book, MD

Professor of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Director of Emory Adult Congenital Heart Center

Department of Medicine

Office: TEC A2445

Phone: 404-778-5545

Fax: 404-778-5035

Email: wbook@emory.edu


Dr. Wendy Book is the Director of the Emory Adult Congenital Heart Center. She has 15 years experience in adult congenital heart disease, including clinical and research experience. She has a background in heart failure, transplantation and pulmonary hypertension, which complements skills of other Emory Adult Congenital Heart Center physicians. She is board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular disease Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology.


Cardiology (Board certified since 1998)
Internal Medicine (Board certified since 1995)

Areas of Clinical Interest

  • cardiac transplant
  • congenital heart program
  • heart failure/heart transplant

Organizational Memberships

  • Adult Congenital Heart Association
  • American College of Cardiology - Women in Cardiology Section
  • International Society for Adult Congenital Cardiac Disease
  • Heart Failure Society
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Society of Transplantation
  • International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation


  • Nanette K. Wenger Distinguished Service Award for outstanding service contributions to Emory University School of Medicine for development of the Emory Adult Congenital Heart Center, Emory University
  • Woodruff Leadership Academy, Woodruff Health Sciences Center
  • 2011 J. Willis Hurst Teaching Award, Emory University School of Medicine
  • 2011 National Organization for Rare Disorders, Abbey S. Meyers Award for Leadership in Education & Advocacy
  • 2011 Excellence in Teaching Award, Emory University School of Medicine