PICS~AICS


FACULTY Information


Course Directors

    • Ziyad M. Hijazi, MD, M.P.H, FACC, MSCAI

      Chair, Department of Pediatrics Chair, CEMC Director
      Sidra Cardiovascular Center of Excellence
      Sidra Medical and Research Center
      Doha, Qatar

       John P. Cheatham, MD 
      Director, Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Therapies
      Professor of Pediatrics & Internal Medicine
      Nationwide Children’s Hospital, Columbus, OH

    • Carlos Pedra, MD 

      Dante Pazzanese Instituto de Cardiologia, 
      Sao Paulo, Brazil

    •  Thomas K. Jones, MD
      Professor of Pediatrics & Medicine
    • University of Washington, Director of Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, 
      Seattle Children’s Hospital, Seattle, WA

 

Course CO-Directors

Damien Kenny, MD
Rush Center for Congenital & Structural Heart Disease
Rush University Medical Center
Chicago, IL

Giacomo Pongiglione, MD 
Director of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery
Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù Rome
Vatican City, Italy 

Clifford J. Kavinsky, MD, PhD
Professor of Internal Medicine
Rush Center for Congenital & Structural Heart Disease
Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 

Ralf Holzer, MD, MSC, FSCAI 
Medical Director
Cardiac Catheterization & Interventional Therapy Interim Division Chief
Sidra Cardiovascular Center of Excellence
Sidra Medical and Research Center
Doha, Qatar

John D. Carroll, MD
Professor of Medicine Director
Cardiac and Vascular Center
Director, Interventional Cardiology
University of Colorado
Aurora, CO

Director Emeritus

William E. Hellenbrand, MD
Yale University Medical Center
New Haven, CT