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Executive Committee

L. LuAnn Minich, MD, FAAP
Salt Lake City, UT


Michael J. Ackerman, MD, PhD,
Rochester, MN

Stuart Berger, MD, FAAP
Milwaukee, WI

Kathy J. Jenkins, MD, FAAP
Boston, MA

William T. Mahle, MD, FAAP
Atlanta, GA

Bradley S. Marino, MD, FAAP
Chicago, IL

James S. Tweddell, MD, FAAP
Milwaukee, WI

Julie A. Vincent, MD, FAAP
New York, NY

Immediate Past Chairperson
W. Robert Morrow, MD, FAAP
Cincinnati, OH

2015 Program Co-Chairs
Stuart Berger, MD, FAAP
James. S. Tweddell, MD, FAAP

Staff Manager
Vivian Thorne


What's New

American Academy of Pediatrics National Conference & Exhibition
October 24-27, 2015
Washington, DC

Call for Abstracts

ABIM ACHD Certification Exam Registration Now Open
The ABIM is preparing to offer the Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) Certification
Examination for the first time on October 20, 2015. Interested candidates may register
March 1 – May 15, 2015.

Details available here.

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Pediatric Cardiology Board Review Course
Specialty Review in Pediatric Cardiology
September 15-19, 2014 - Chicago, IL

Archived Streaming of the Course
2014 Specialty Review in Pediatric Cardiology DVD Teaching Program
--10% Discount
for Section Members

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Health Policy

Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Policy Statements

The Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery was founded in 1955 and is
committed to improving the care of infants, children, and adolescents with regard to pediatric
cardiology. The Section was combined with the Section on Cardiac Surgery in 2002.
Objectives for the Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery include providing an opportunity
within the Academy for the presentation and discussion of investigations and scientific
observations pertaining to the cardiovascular system in children. The Section holds its
organizational meetings and hosts educational programs for the pediatric cardiologist and
cardiovascular surgeons at the Academy's National Conference & Exhibition (Annual Meeting).
The format for the National Conference program includes three days of programming including
symposia on current topics in the field, scientific oral abstract presentations and posters.

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