Division Data Summary

Research and Training Details

Number of Faculty4
Number of Support Personnel3
Direct Annual Grant Support$323,418
Peer Reviewed Publications11

Clinical Activities and Training

Number of Clinical Staff2
Inpatient Encounters338
Outpatient Encounters371

Significant Publications

Faculty Members

Pirooz Eghtesady, MD, Associate Professor
Research Interests Fetal Cardiac Surgery
Peter B. Manning, MD, Professor
Research Interests
Alistair Phillips, MD, Associate Professor
Surgical Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease
Surgical Director, Transplantation
Research Interests
Jeffrey Shuhaiber, MD, Assistant Professor
Research Interests

Clinical Staff Members

  • Traci Ashcraft, PA-C
  • Megan Miller, PA-C
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Division Publications

  1. Anderson JB, Beekman RH, 3rd, Eghtesady P, Kalkwarf HJ, Uzark K, Kehl JE, Marino BS. Predictors of poor weight gain in infants with a single ventricle. The Journal of pediatrics. 2010; 157:407-13, 413 e1.
  2. Anderson JB, Kalkwarf HJ, Kehl JE, Eghtesady P, Marino BS. Low weight-for-age z-score and infection risk after the Fontan procedure. The Annals of thoracic surgery. 2011; 91:1460-6.
  3. Duffy JY, Petrucci O, Baker RS, Lam CT, Reed CA, Everman DJ, Eghtesady P. Myocardial function after fetal cardiac bypass in an ovine model. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 2011; 141:961-8, 968 e1.
  4. Eghtesady P, Brar A, Hall M. Seasonality of hypoplastic left heart syndrome in the United States: a 10-year time-series analysis. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 2011; 141:432-8.
  5. Eghtesady P, Michelfelder EC, Knilans TK, Witte DP, Manning PB, Crombleholme TM. Fetal surgical management of congenital heart block in a hydropic fetus: lessons learned from a clinical experience. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 2011; 141:835-7.
  6. Manning PB, Rutter MJ, Lisec A, Gupta R, Marino BS. One slide fits all: the versatility of slide tracheoplasty with cardiopulmonary bypass support for airway reconstruction in children. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 2011; 141:155-61.
  7. Petrucci O, Baker RS, Lam CT, Reed CA, Duffy JY, Eghtesady P. Fetal right ventricular myocardial function is better preserved by fibrillatory arrest during fetal cardiac bypass. The Annals of thoracic surgery. 2010; 90:1324-31.
  8. Shuhaiber J, Hirsch R. Pulmonary rehabilitation following unifocalization: the role of hybrid approach. Pediatric cardiology. 2011; 32:667-9.
  9. Shuhaiber J, Rehman M, Jenkins K, Fynn-Thompson F, Bacha E. The role of surgical therapy for pulmonary vein atresia in childhood. Pediatric cardiology. 2011; 32:639-45.
  10. Shuhaiber J, Thiagarajan RR, Laussen PC, Fynn-Thompson F, Del Nido P, Pigula F. Survival of children requiring repeat extracorporeal membrane oxygenation after congenital heart surgery. The Annals of thoracic surgery. 2011; 91:1949-55.
  11. Shuhaiber JH, Bergersen L, Pigula F, Emani S, McElhinney D, Marshall A, Fynn-Thompson F, Bacha EA. Intraoperative assessment after pediatric cardiac surgical repair: initial experience with C-arm angiography. The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery. 2010; 140:e1-3.
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Grants, Contracts, and Industry Agreements

Grant and Contract AwardsAnnual Direct / Project Period Direct

Cole, C

Myocardial Protection during Fetal Bypass: Role of Calcium Cycling
F32 HL 10305407/01/10-06/30/12$54,254

Eghtesady, P

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: Expression of RHD in the Fetus?
R01 HL 09863401/15/10-12/31/14$269,164
Current Year Direct$323,418
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