$15 – $20

St. Louis Regional Conference

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St. Louis Children's Hospital

One Children's Place

3rd Floor Auditorium

St. Louis, MO 63110

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Washington University, on Behalf of its School of Medicine


This St. Louis Regional Conference is a dynamic partnership between the Adult Congenital Heart Association and Washington University, on Behalf of its School of Medicine, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program. We invite you, your family and friends to learn about specialized lifelong care for adults with congenital heart disease (ACHD) and to connect with the ACHD community. You will have the opportunity to listen and learn from experts in ACHD. Please join us on December 2, 2017. Registration and continental breakfast begin at 8:00 am and the program is from 8:30 am until 12:30 pm.

Registration for this event is $15 by November 18, 2017, and $20 after this date. Registration closes on November 30, 2017.


Speakers & Panelists

Joseph Billadello MD - Director, Washington University Center for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

Philip Ludbrook, MD - Washington University, Professor Emeritus, Center for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

Kathryn Lindley, MD - Director, Washington University Center for Women's Heart Disease

David Balzer, MD - Interventional Cardiology, St. Louis Children's Hospital

Shabana Shahanavaz, MD - Interventional Cardiology, St. Louis Children's Hospital

Toby Rockefeller, MD - Interventional Cardiology, St. Louis Children's Hospital

Pirooz Eghtesady, MD - Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Aaron Abarbanell, MD - Thoracic and Cardiac Surgeon

Amy Mueller, NP - Nurse Practitioner, Washington University Center for Adults with Congenital Heart Disease

Program Topics Include:

Advances in Interventional Cardiology

Exercise and Sports Participation

Surgical Advances

Pregnancy and Contraception

The Transition Process

Patient Presentations about the Transition Experience

Mental Health and Community Resources


FAQs

Are there ID or minimum age requirements to enter the event?

ACHA recommends that all attendees be over the age of 18. Anyone between the ages of 13 and 18 must be accompanied by a parent. Children under the age of 13 will not be admitted.

What are my transportation/parking options for getting to and from the event?

Parking is available in the St. Louis Children's Hospital Visitor Garage at the intersection of Kingshighway Boulevard and Children's Place For additional information and a map, please see http://www.stlouischildrens.org/patients-families/visiting/parking.

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please email Paula Miller at pmiller@achaheart.org.


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ACHA will take digital photographs and videos at this event, which may be used for ACHA publications, social media, media releases, brochures and on ACHA's website. ACHA does not intend to use these images in any matter other than for the purpose stated above. By registering for the conference, you are granting permission for ACHA to use your image in this matter and you hereby waive the right to inspect versions of your image used for publication or the written copy used in connection with the images.

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St. Louis Children's Hospital

One Children's Place

3rd Floor Auditorium

St. Louis, MO 63110

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Refund Policy

Refunds up to 7 days before event

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