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Vivek Allada, MD

Vivek Allada, MD
Job Title Interim Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Job Title Co-Director, Heart Institute
Job Title Director of Clinical Services, Pediatric Cardiology
Job Title Professor of Pediatrics, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine
4401 Penn Avenue, Suite Floor 3
Pittsburgh, PA 15224
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412-692-5138 Fax

Education and Training

Medical School:

1986 University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI
 

Residency:

1989 Children's Hospital of Los Angeles, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California
 

Fellowship:

1992 David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Memberships

  • Fellow, American Academy of Pediatrics (FAAP)
  • Fellow, American College of Cardiology (FACC)
  • Member, American Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
  • Member, AHA Fellow Research Day Task Force
  • Member, American Academic of Pediatrics, Section on Cardiology & Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Member, AHA Expert Panel on Population and Prevention Scientific Writing Group: Cardiovascular Risk Reduction in High Risk Pediatric Populations

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology

Awards

  • Frances Donnally Winzer award, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles Residency Program
  • Mead Johnson award for clinical and research excellence, Children's Hospital of Los Angeles
  • Certificate of Merit, Radiology Society of North America (RSNA), 11/25-30, 87th Scientific Assembly
     
  • Certificate of Merit, RSNA 88th Scientific Assembly. Williams PL, Ratib O, Boechat I, Gomes A, Child J, Allada V: Advantages of cardiac MRI for the evaluation of pulmonary artery morphology in Tetralogy of Fallot
  • Heart of Gold Teaching award, for outstanding teacher 2003, UCLA Pediatric Cardiology Fellows

Publications

Research Interests

  • Application of imaging modalities to assess coronary artery anatomy and function
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October 4, 2012
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