Faculty

Confirmed faculty list as of Oct. 31, 2013

We would like to take this opportunity to thank all members of the faculty for their ongoing dedication and commitment in putting together a comprehensive scientific program.

Organizing Committee

Jack Rychik, MD; Course Director
Lawrence Barnes, MBA, Philadelphia
Geoffrey L. Bird, MD, MSIS, Philadelphia
Jeffrey Boris, MD, Philadelphia
Meryl Cohen, MD, Philadelphia
Mitchell I. Cohen, MD, Phoenix
Kathryn Dodds, CRNP, Philadelphia
Alan Friedman, MD, New Haven
Stephanie Fuller, MD, Philadelphia
David Goldberg, MD, Philadelphia

Maryanne Kessel, RN, MBA, Milwaukee
Yuli Kim, MD, Philadelphia
David Nykanen, MD, Orlando
Jonathan Rome, MD, Philadelphia
Tami Rosenthal, CCP, MBA, Philadelphia
Robert Shaddy, MD, Philadelphia
Maully Shah, MBBS, Philadelphia
Girish Shirali, MD, Kansas City
James Steven, MD, Philadelphia

Adult Congenital Heart Disease

David Drajpuch, MSN, CRNP
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Yuli Kim, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Adrienne Kovacs, PhD, CPsych
University Health Network/University Toronto

Michael Landzberg, MD
Boston Children's Hospital

Gruschen Veldtman, FRCP, MBChB|
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Amy Verstappen
Adult Congenital Heart Association

Administration

Steven M. Altschuler, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Lawrence Barnes, MBA
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Madeline Bell
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Maryanne Kessel, RN, MBA
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Anesthesiology and Intensive Care

Geoffrey L. Bird, MD, MSIS
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Paul A. Checchia, MD
Texas Children’s Hospital

Michael G. Gaies, MD
C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital

David Hehir, MD
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

David Jobes, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Roxanne Kirsch, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Andreas W. Loepke, MD, PhD
Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Kevin Maher, MD
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Bradley S. Marino, MD, MPP
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Susan C. Nicolson, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Steven M. Schwartz, MD
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

James Steven, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Basic Science

Bruce D. Gelb, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Robert Levy, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Cardiology

Terry Anderson, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Katherine Bates, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia 

Jeffrey Boris, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Julie Brothers, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Robert Campbell, MD
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta

Sara K. Pasquali, MD, MHS
C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital

Daniel Penny, MD, PhD
Texas Children’s Hospital

Chitra Ravishankar, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Andrew Redington, MD, FRCP
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Vincent R. Zales, MD
Alpert, Zales & Castro Pediatric Cardiology

Cardiac Catheterization

John P. Cheatham, MD
Nationwide Children’s Hospital

Marc Gewillig, MD, PhD
University Hospital Leuven, Belgium

Matt Gillespie, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadephia

Andrew C. Glatz, MD, MSCE
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

David G. Nykanen, MD
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Jonathan Rome, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Electrophysiology

Charles I. Berul, MD
Children’s National Medical Center

William Bonney, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Frank Cecchin, MD
Boston Children’s Hospital

Mitchell I. Cohen, MD
Phoenix Children's Hospital

Ronald Kanter, MD
Duke University Medical Center

Maully Shah, MBBS
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Frank Zimmerman, MD
Rush University Medical Center

Heart Failure

Michael Burch, MD
Great Ormond Street, London

Daphne T. Hsu, MD
Montefiore Medical Center

Joseph Rossano, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Robert Shaddy, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Imaging

Meryl Cohen, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Craig E. Fleishman, MD
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Mark Fogel, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Mark Friedberg, MD
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

Alan Friedman, MD
Yale-New Haven Children’s Hospital

Peter Frommelt, MD
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

David Goldberg, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Anita J. Moon-Grady, MD
UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital

Shobha Natarajan, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Jack Rychik, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Girish Shirali, MD
The Children’s Mercy Hospital

Anita Szwast, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Morphology

Robert Anderson, MD, BSc, FRCPath
Institute of Genetic Medicine
Newcastle University
Newcastle-upon-Tyne, United Kingdom

Paul Weinberg, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Nursing

Sharna Basu, MSN, FNP-C.
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Kathryn Dodds, MSN, CPNP-AC
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Denise Donaghue, RN, MSN
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

David Drajpuch, MSN, CRNP
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Julianne Evangelista, DNP, APRN, CPNP-AC
Boston Children’s Hospital

Stephanie Helman, MSN, CCRN, CCNS
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Sharon Mawa, RN, MSN, PCNS-BC
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Barbara Medoff-Cooper, PhD, RN
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Kathleen Mussatto, PhD, RN
Children’s Hospital of Wisconsin

Jo Ann Nieves, MSN, CPN, ARNP, PNP-BC
Miami Children’s Hospital

Alexis Perri, MSN, NE-BC
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Gina Santucci, MSN, APRN, FNP-BC
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Amanda Seelhorst, RN, BSN
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Patricia Sieffert, MSN, ARNP
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Cathy Smith, MSN, CPNP-PC, CCRP
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Rose Sunseri, RN, MSN, MBA, HCA
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Dawn Tucker, MSN, CPNP-AC
The Children’s Mercy Hospital

Additional Faculty

Paul Cardall
Stone Angel Music

Chris Feudtner, MD, PhD, MPH
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Alan Flake, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Stephen Kingsmore, MD
The Children’s Mercy Hospital

Daniel Licht, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Perfusion

Monica C. Olsen, BS, CCP
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Tami Rosenthal, CCP, MBA
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Kellie Schiavo, CCP
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Carrie Striker, CCP
The Children’s Mercy Hospital

Pulmonary Hypertension

Erika Berman-Rosenzweig, MD
Columbia University Medical Center

Brian D. Hanna, MD, PhD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Cardiothoracic Surgery

Emile Bacha, MD
Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital

Christopher Caldarone, MD
The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto

William M. DeCampli, MD, PhD
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Stephanie Fuller, MD
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

J. William Gaynor, MD
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Richard A. Hopkins, MD
The Children’s Mercy Hospital

Jeffrey Jacobs, MD
All Children’s Hospital and Florida Hospital for Children

James O’Brien, MD
The Children’s Mercy Hospital

Kamal Pourmoghadam, MD
Arnold Palmer Hospital for Children

Thomas L. Spray, MD 
The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

James Tweddell, MD
Children's Hospital Wisconsin

 

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