Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is responsible for

  • Supervision of research efforts and use of the database
  • Organization of biannual meetings
  • Monthly conference call meetings of the Steering Committee members
  • Lobby for increased awareness of pediatric heart transplantation

President

Jennifer Conway, MD
University of Alberta (UOA)
Edmonton, Alberta
jennifer.conway2@albertahealthservices.ca

Vice President

Scott Auerbach, MD
Children’s Hospital of Colorado (UCM)
Denver, Colorado
scott.auerbach@childrenscolorado.org

Past President

Marc Richmond, MD
Columbia University-Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital of New York Presbyterian (CPM)
New York, New York
mr2306@cumc.columbia.edu

Non Physician Representative

Donna Lee, RN, CPNP
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford (SUM)
Stanford, California
DoLee@stanfordchildrens.org

DCC Representative

James Kirklin, MD
University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, Alabama
jkirklin@uabmc.edu

Members at Large

Deip Nandi, MD
Nationwide Children’s Hospital (CCO)
Columbus, Ohio
deipanjan.nandi@nationwidechildrens.org

Heather Henderson, MD
Medical University of South Carolina (MSC)
Charleston, South Carolina
hendhea@musc.edu

William (Bill) Ravekes, MD
Johns Hopkins Hospital (JHH)
Baltimore, Maryland
wravekes@jhmi.edu

Steering/Scientific Committee Liaison

David Peng, MD
University of Michigan, CS Mott Children’s Hospital (MCH)
Ann Arbor, MI
davepeng@med.umich.edu