June 11, 2013

Registration now open for "Neonatal Heart Surgery in the Current Era," Wednesday, June 19

David Bichell, M.D., chief of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery at Vanderbilt, will present “Neonatal Heart Surgery in the Current Era,” on Wednesday, June 19.

The special dinner program will be held at Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse at 2100 West End Ave.

Diagnostic and surgical advances in the recent decade have resulted in an increase in successful surgical corrections or palliations in the neonatal period. In this special dinner program, Bichell will summarize the state of the art of neonatal cardiac surgery, including diagnostic and surgical advances, expectations, outcomes, challenges and future directions.

Registration is now open by contacting Mandy Thompson at Amanda.thompson@vanderbilt.edu or by going to the Cumberland Pediatric Foundation.