• Family Education Day Archive

    2013 - 2nd Annual Heart Institute Family Education Day

    Plenary Session I: Frontiers of Scientific Research

    • Burns Blaxall, PhD - Director, Translational Science, The Heart Institute
    • Jeffrey Robbins, PhD - Executive Co-Director, The Heart Institute and Director, Division of Molecular Cardiovascular Biology
    • Paula Goldenberg, MD - Clinical Geneticist, The Heart Institute

    Plenary Session 2: New Medical Devices and Clinical Frontiers

    • David Morales, MD - Executive Co-Director, The Heart Institute and Director, Division of Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
    • Bryan Goldstein, MD - Cardiologist, Cardiac Catheterization and Intervention, The Heart Institute
    • Jim Cnota, MD - Director, Neonatal Cardiology and Fetal Echocardiography, The Heart Institute

    Plenary Session 3: Modern Practices in Long-Term CHD Outcomes

    • Haleh Heydarian, MD - Clinical Director, Heart Institute-Kindervelt Neurodevelopmental and Educational Clinic
    • Nicolas Madsen, MD - Medical Director, Inpatient Cardiology, The Heart Institute
    • Christopher Learn, MD - Cardiologist, Adolescent and Adult Congenital Heart Disease, The Heart Institute

    Plenary Session 4: A New Era of Communication: Patients, Families, and the Medical Team

    • Jodi Lemacks - National Program Director, Mended Little Hearts
    • Irina Parkins, PhD - Psychologist, Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology

    2012 - 1st Annual Heart Institute Family Education Day

    Plenary Session 1: Living with Heart Disease

    • Michelle Ernst, MD – Director, Behavioral Medicine Consultation-Liaison Service, Behavioral Medicine and Clinical Psychology
    • Thomas Kimball, MD – Medical Director, The Heart Institute
    • Camille Graham, MD – Executive Physician Community Leader
    • Lisa Butler – Chair, Mended Little Hearts of Cincinnati

    Plenary Session 2: Developmental and School Experiences: What to Expect

    • Bradley S. Marino, MD – Director, Heart Institute Neurodevelopmental Clinic, The Heart Institute
    • Mary Kay Irwin, EdD (ABD) – Manager, School Intervention Program, The Heart Institute

    Plenary Session 3: Transitioning

    • Heather Rieselman, BSN, RN – Cardiac Intensive Care Nurse, The Heart Institute
    • Frank Biro, MD – Division Director, Adolescent Medicine
    • Christopher Learn, MD – Adult Congenital Heart Disease Cardiologist, The Heart Institute

    Living with Heart Disease: A Panel Discussion