International Pediatric VAD Summit 2016
Date & Location
Thursday, October 20, 2016 7:00 AM – Friday, October 21, 2016 5:00 PM
Hilton Back Bay, Boston, MA
This two-day conference will focus on basic science and clinical management of ventricular assist devices (VADs) in the pediatric population. The goal of this conference is to offer an international forum on VAD support in children, provided by experts from Europe and North America, in the field of mechanical circulatory support and heart failure. Through collaboration with Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital Stanford and St Louis Children’s Hospital, the International Pediatric VAD Summit will convene every two years and will be hosted in a variety of centers of VAD excellence.