2019 Cardiac Morphology Course

October 9-11, 2019
John G. Rangos Sr. Conference Center
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh

4401 Penn Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15224

Course Directors

Robert H. Anderson, MD, FRCPath
Visiting Professor, Pediatrics 
Medical University of South Carolina

Vivek Allada, MD
Clinical Director, Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Executive Director, Heart Institute
UPMC Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
Professor, Pediatrics
University of PIttsburgh School of Medicine

Overview

This year's course — the 12th annual — will focus on atrial septal defects, ventricular septal defects, including controversies in description, congenital coronary artery abnormalities, anomalous veins, and vascular rings. This year we will invite selected attendees to submit cases for presentation and discussion. Each session will include sections on development, didactic morphology, pathology specimen demonstration, imaging correlation (echo, CTA, MRI), and clinical treatment (catheter-based and/or surgery). This activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.