International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion

Welcome to the 10th International Conference

Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion

May 28 - 31, 2014
The Hall of Flags, University of Pennsylvania,

Philadelphia, PA, USA

 

Conference Founder

Akif Ündar, PhD, Hershey, PA, USA  

Honorary Co-Chairs

Aydin Aytaç, MD, Istanbul, Turkey
William S. Pierce, MD, Hershey, PA, USA

 

Keynote Lecturers

Thomas L. Spray, MD, Philadelphia, PA, USA 

Emile A. Bacha, MD, New York, NY, USA 

 

 

 

Local Chair

 


 

Chitra Ravishankar, MD, Philadelphia, PA, USA

 Planning/Scientific Committee

Chitra Ravishankar, MD, USA

Kerem Pekkan, PhD, USA

Tami Rosenthal, CCP, MBA, USA

Shigang Wang, MD, USA

J. Brian Clark, MD, USA

John L. Myers, MD, USA

Akif Ündar, PhD, USA 

 

 International & Local Members
  

Mehmet Agirbasli, MD, Turkey

Atif Akçevin, MD, Turkey

Tijen Alkan-Bozkaya, MD, Turkey

Emile A. Bacha, MD, USA

Emre Belli, MD, France

Meghan Burkhardt, MS, OTR, USA

Michael P. Brewer, MS, CCP, USA

Idágene Cestari, PhD, Brazil

Paul J. Chai, MD, USA

J. Brian Clark, MD, USA

Jack G. Copeland, MD, USA

Haydon Dando, CCP, Australia

Lakshmi P. Dasi, PhD, USA

Yves Durandy, MD, France

Pirooz Eghtesady MD, PhD, USA

Talya Frey, CCP, USA

Stephanie Fuller, MD, USA

Roberta L. Hales MHA, RN, USA

Sertaç Haydin, MD, Turkey

Rebecca Hoffritz, PT, DPT, PCS, USA

Brad Keller, MD, USA

Roxanne Kirsch MD, USA

Javier Lasa, MD, USA

Giovanni Battista Luciani, MD, Italy

Thomas Markmann, MBA, Germany

Christopher Mascio, MD, USA

Meredith McDonaugh, MS, CCLS, USA

John L. Myers, MD, USA

Vinay M. Nadkarni, MD, USA

Maryam Naim, MD, USA

Aruna Nathan, MD, USA

Matthew O'Connor, MD, USA

Ender Ödemis, MD, Turkey

Linda Pauliks, MD, MPH, USA

David Palanzo, CCP, USA

Stacie Peddy, MD, USA

Kerem Pekkan, PhD, USA

William S. Pierce, MD, USA

Chitra Ravishankar, MD, USA

Gregg Roach, CCP, USA

Tami Rosenthal, CCP, MBA, USA

Joseph Rossano, MD, USA,

Thomas L. Spray, MD, USA

Ravi Thiagarajan, MD, USA

Amy Throckmorton, PhD, USA

Alexis Topjian, MD, USA

Akif Ündar, PhD, USA

Shigang Wang, MD, USA

Wei Wang, MD, PhD, China 

 

 

  December 16, 2013

  
Conference & Hotel registration begins 

  December 16, 2013

  
 

Abstract Submission Begins - online only
 

  March 1,  2014   
Exhibitor booth registration deadline

 

 March 1, 2014

  
Final day for abstract submissions
 

  March 7, 2014

  
Notification of accepted abstracts
 

 

  April 1, 2014

Early registration ends
  April 18, 2014   
Final day for manuscript submissions being 
considered for conference awards
 
  April 1 - May 27, 2014   
Late registration
 
  May 28 - 31, 2014   
On-site registration (only if space is available)