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Join us for the Second Annual Adult Congenital Heart Disease CME Program for adult and pediatric cardiologists, interventional cardiologists, electrophysiologists, cardiovascular surgeons, pediatricians, primary care and family medicine physicians, ACHD specialists, cardiology fellows, advanced practice providers including nurse practitioners and physician assistants, cardiac sonographers, nurses as well as all other healthcare professionals with an interest in the subject matter.  The program will be held:

  • Saturday August 13, 2022 in person at the Westin Hotel Mount Laurel New Jersey
  • 7.0 CME/CEU Credits
  • 6.75 Medical Knowledge MOC Points for physicians who certify through ABIM

Focus Topics

The agenda for the Adult Congenital Heart Disease CME Program focuses:

* Contraception and pregnancy in adults with congenital heart disease
* Management of arrhythmias in ACHD patients
* Challenges in the management of pulmonary artery hypertension in ACHD patients
* Transitioning the pediatric ACHD patient to the adult CHD specialist
* Management of the extracardiac manifestations of the ACHD patient with Fontan repair
* Management of heart failure medications and mechanical support
* Guidelines for exercise restriction and stress test
* Perform and interpret transthoracic echo in:
-Tetralogy of fallot
-Transposition with atrial switch
-Single ventricles
* Transcatheter management of coarctation of the aorta in adults


Saturday August 13, 2022 – 7:45am-4:15pm

In person at the Westin Hotel Mount Laurel NJ

  • Physicians & Industry: $125 by 8/2/2022; $160 after /2/2022
  • Cardiac Sonographers, Advanced Practice Professionals (NP/PA), Fellows, Nurses, Residents and all Other Healthcare Providers: $75 by 8/2/2022; $110 after 8/2/2022
  • ABIM MOC Points: $50 (requires additional attestation, post program evaluation and test questions

Registration Payment Methods
**Prices above reflect discount of $6 for payment by check. Please add $6 for a Visa/MC/Discover/Amex payment.

Please make checks payable to: Cardiovascular Institute of Philadelphia P.O. Box 56598, Philadelphia, PA 19111

Please click on REGISTER ONLINE button below to register now. Thank you.

International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease Members Only – 
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Course Directors and Associate Directors

Course Director

Renee Bullock Palmer, MD
Renee Bullock Palmer, MDDeborah Heart and Lung Center

Course Director

Boban Abraham, MD
Boban Abraham, MDSt. Christopher's Hospital for Children, Deborah Heart & Lung Center

Associate Director

Richard Kovach, MD
Richard Kovach, MDDeborah Heart and Lung Center

Associate Director

Yuli Kim, MD
Yuli Kim, MDUniversity of Pennsylvania

Associate Director

Shubhika Srivastava, MD
Shubhika Srivastava, MDNemours Cardiac Center

Keynote Speaker and Faculty

Anitha John, MD PhD
Anitha John, MD PhDGeorge Washington University - KEYNOTE SPEAKER
Kelly Axsom, MD
Kelly Axsom, MDColumbia University
Devyani Chowdhury, MD
Devyani Chowdhury, MDNemours AI Dupont Children's Hospital
Paul Forfia, MD
Paul Forfia, MDTemple University
Moira Hilscher, MD
Moira Hilscher, MDUniversity of Pennsylvania
Barry Love, MD
Barry Love, MDIcahn School of Medicine at Mt. Sinai
Deborah Rabinowitz, MD
Deborah Rabinowitz, MDJefferson University
Keri Shafer, MD
Keri Shafer, MDHarvard Medical School
Maully Shah, MD
Maully Shah, MDChildren's Hospital of Philadelphia
Dominic Pinciotti, DO
Dominic Pinciotti, DOCardiology Fellow - Deborah Heart and Lung Center
Joshua Saef, MD
Joshua Saef, MDCardiology Fellow -University of Pennsylvania
Susan Cordua, RCCS
Susan Cordua, RCCSSonographer - Deborah Heart and Lung Center
Lisa Elliott, RDCS BHS
Lisa Elliott, RDCS BHSSonographer - Nemours Children's Health
Colleen Foley, RCCS
Colleen Foley, RCCSSonographer - St Christopher's Hospital for Children
Parking at the hotel is free.