Biographies

Gruschen R. Veldtman, FRCP, MBChB

Director of Inpatient ACHD Services, Heart Institute

Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-636-4432

Email: gruschen.veldtman@cchmc.org

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Specialties

Spectrum of adult congenital heart disease: the Fontan circulation; interventional cardiology; pregnancy cardiology; pulmonary hypertension in congenital heart disease

Biography

Gruschen R. Veldtman, FRCP, MBChB, is appointed in the Heart Institute at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center. His major achievement has been the establishment of patient and science centered clinical programs that serve adult patients with various complexity of congenital heart conditions. His major academic contributions have been in the field of liver disease as it relates to the Fontan circulation.

Education and Training

General Paediatrics and Neonates, Royal Hospital for Sick Children, Glasgow, 1995.

Paediatric Cardiology, Leeds General Infirmary, 1999.

Fellowship: Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Toronto 2000.

Research Fellowship: Hospital For Sick Children Toronto, 2001.

Fellowship: Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Mayo Clinic, 2002.

Fellowship: Paediatric Interventional Cardiology, 2003.