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International Conference

The 14th International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion conference will be held on May 3-5, 2018 at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

Contact us

For information about meeting logistics/industry support contact Melanie Gevitz.

312-227-4518

Overview

This year our conference will be held on May 3-5, 2018 at the Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago.

The overall objective of the conference is to bring together internationally recognized clinicians, bioengineers and basic scientists involved in research on pediatric mechanical circulatory support (MCS) systems and pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) procedures. The conference through simulations and didactic sessions provides an overview on current landscape and innovations on MCS and CPB in pediatrics.

Program Co-Directors

  • Michael C. Monge, MD, Chicago, IL
  • Akif Ündar, PhD, Hershey, PA

Contact Us

312-227-4518
312-227-9643
mpgevitz@luriechildrens.org
Melanie Gevitz
Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago, 225 East Chicago Avenue, Box 22
Chicago, Illinois 60611-2605
  • January 8, 2018 - Early conference registration and abstract submission (online only) begins
  • February 16, 2018 - Deadline for abstract submission
  • February 16, 2018 - Exhibitor booth registration deadline
  • February 19, 2018 - Notification of accepted abstract
  • March 8, 2018 - Early registration ends
  • March 27, 2018 - Final day for manuscript submissions being considered for conference awards
  •  March 9 - May 2, 2018 - Late registration
  • May 3-5, 2018 - On-site registration (only if space is available)
Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Penn State College of Medicine
Penn State Cancer Institute
Penn State University