Chandra Srinivasan, MD, FHRS, CCDS, CEPS

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Chandra Srinivasan, MD, FHRS, CCDS, CEPS, is an attending cardiologist with the Cardiac Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia.

Locations: Main Hospital
Appointments and Referrals: 1-800-TRY-CHOP (1-800-879-2467)

Education and Training

Medical School

MD - Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, India
MBBS - University of Kerala Medical College, Kerala, India

Residency

Pediatrics - New York University School of Medicine, New York University Medical Center, New York, NY
Pediatrics - Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh, India

Fellowship

Pediatric Cardiology - Comer Children's Hospital, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL
Pediatric Cardiology - Arkansas Children's Hospital, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock, AR
Advanced Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiac Electrophysiology - Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC

Board Certification

Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Pediatric Cardiology
Pediatrics

Titles and Academic Titles

Attending Cariologist

Departments and Services

Publications

Papers

2020

Martinez-Moreno R, Selga E, Riuró H, Carreras D, Parnes M, Srinivasan C, Wangler MF, Pérez GJ, Scornik FS, Brugada R.: An SCN1B Variant Affects Both Cardiac-Type (NaV1.5) and Brain-Type (NaV1.1) Sodium Currents and Contributes to Complex Concomitant Brain and Cardiac Disorders. Front Cell Dev Biol. 8: 528742, 2020  Notes: doi: 10.3389/fcell.2020.528742.

2017

Gautam NK, Turiy Y, Srinivasan C.: Preincision Initiation of Dexmedetomidine Maximally Reduces the Risk of Junctional Ectopic Tachycardia in Children Undergoing Ventricular Septal Defect Repairs. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth.  31(6): 1960-1965. Dec 2017  Notes: doi: 10.1053/j.jvca.2017.04.010.

2016

Lingappan K, Kaiser JR, Srinivasan C, Gunn AJ.: Relationship between PCO2 and unfavorable outcome in infants with moderate-to-severe hypoxic ischemic encephalopathy. Pediatr Res. 80(2): 204-8. Aug 2016  Notes: doi: 10.1038/pr.2016.62.

2014

Lingappan K, Srinivasan C, Jiang W, Wang L, Couroucli XI, Moorthy B.: Analysis of the transcriptome in hyperoxic lung injury and sex-specific alterations in gene expression.  PLoS One. 9(7): e101581, July 2014 Notes: doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0101581.

2011

Srinivasan C, Sachdeva R, Morrow WR, Greenberg SB, Vyas HV.: Limitations of standard echocardiographic methods for quantification of right ventricular size and function in children and young adults. J Ultrasound Med. 30(4): 487-93, Apr  2011  Notes: doi: 10.7863/jum.2011.30.4.487.

2010

Srinivasan C, Sachdeva R, Morrow WR, Greenberg SB, Vyas HV.: Limitations of standard echocardiographic methods for quantification of right ventricular size and function in children and young adults. J Ultrasound Med. 30(4): 487-93, Apr  2011  Notes: doi: 10.7863/jum.2011.30.4.487.

2009

Srinivasan C, Sachdeva R, Morrow WR, Gossett J, Chipman CW, Imamura M, Jaquiss RD. : Standardized management improves outcomes after the Norwood procedure. Congenit Heart Dis. 4(5): 329-37. Sep-Oct 2009 Notes: doi: 10.1111/j.1747-0803.2009.00323.x.

Posters and Presentations

2020

Vasquez-Choy AI,  Srinivasan C: Mobile Cardiac Telemetry in Evaluation of Children Presenting with Paroxysmal Symptoms Suggestive of Tachyarrhythmia: Comparison to Conventional Methods of Ambulatory Electrocardiographic Monitoring. Annual Scientific Sessions, American College of Cardiology 2020, Chicago, IL 2020 Notes: conference on-line.

2018

Srinivasan C, Lemons J, Poon N.Featured Poster Presentation at Annual Scientific Sessions, Heart Rhythm 2018, Boston, Massachusetts.: Inherited Atrial Standstill in Child Associated with a Variant In SCN1B Gene. Featured Poster Presentation; Annual Scientific Sessions, Heart Rhythm 2018, Boston, MA May 2018.

Invited Lectures

2018

Srinivasan C. "Why is my child passing out", 67th Annual Conference on Advances in Pediatrics, sponsored by University of Texas, Department of Pediatrics, Galveston, TX. June 2018.

Srinivasan C. "Prevention of Sudden Death in the Young", Preventive Cardiology Forum XXVIII, sponsored by University of Texas McGovern Medical School, Houston, TX. Feb 2018.

Awards and Honors

2014-2019, Houstonia Top Doctors, Houstonia Magazine
2013-2014, 2016-2019, Dean's Teaching Excellence Award, McGovern Medical School at Houston
2006-2007, Resident of the Year, Division of Neonatal Perinatal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine

Editorial and Academic Positions

Editorial Positions

Journal of the American College of Cardiology – Clinical Electrophysiology (JACC-EP)
World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery
Archives of Diseases in Childhood
Annals of Pediatric Cardiology
Cardiovascular Therapy, Expert Review
Ultrasound in Obstetrics & Gynecology

Leadership and Memberships

Memberships in Professional Organizations

2014-present, Heart Rhythm Society, Fellow
2011-present, Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society
 - 2015-present, Task Force for the Prevention of Sudden Death in the Young
2007-present, American Heart Association
 - 2007-present, Council on Cardiovascular Disease in the Young
2005-present, American Academy of Pediatrics