2010 ISHLT Academy Core Competencies in Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation

24 April to 25, 2010

Chicago, IL, USA

  • Academy
  • Advanced Heart Failure & Transplantation
  • Cardiology
  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Education
  • In Person Education
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • Past Academy
  • Pulmonary Vascular Disease (PAH & CTEPH)
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While all members are invited to enroll, this course is primarily designed to be of benefit for clinicians and allied professionals who are in the early stages of their careers or who are in training, are part of a new program or desire an update on the current state of the field.

Scientific Program

Academy Chairs

Headshot of Jim KirklinJim Kirklin, MD
Academy Co-Chair
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, AL USA
Headshot of Mandeep MehraMandeep Mehra, MD
Academy Co-Chair

University of Maryland School of Medicine
Baltimore, MD USA
Academy Faculty
Sub-Committee I: Advanced Heart Failure and High Risk Surgery

John O'Connell, MD, St Joseph's Hospital, Atlanta, GA USA
Heather Ross, MD, FRCPC, Toronto General Hospital, Toronto, ON Canada
James Young, MD, Cleveland Clinic Foundation, Cleveland, OH USA

Sub-Committee II: Mechanical Circulatory Support

Roberta Bogaev, MD, FACC, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, TX USA
Francis Pagani, MD, PhD, University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI USA
Andreas Zuckermann, MD, Medical University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

Sub-Committee III: Cardiac Transplantation

Sub-Committee IV: Pulmonary Vascular Disease

Paul Corris, MB, FRCP, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle Upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Myung Park, MD, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD USA

Sub-Committee V: Educational Committee and Special Consultants

Allen Anderson, MD, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL USA
Anne Dipchand, MD, Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON Canada
James George, PhD, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL USA