Pediatric Cardio-Oncology Webinars

Welcome to the Pediatric Cardio-Oncology Webinar series, sponsored by Sofia's Hope and hosted by Heart University at Cincinnati Children's.  These webinars will be hosted every 3-4 months leading up to the 1st International Pediatric Cardio-Oncology Conference slated for 2022.

WEBINAR NO. 4: The Role of Risk Prediction Models in Guiding Cardio-Oncology Care is scheduled for Tuesday, December 14th at 11am. The moderator will be Melissa Hudson, MD from St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital and following are the presenters;


Eric Chow, MD, MPH             Individual Prediction of Heart Failure Among Childhood Cancer Survivors

Seattle Children's Hospital

Jennifer Yeh, PhD                       Cost-effectiveness of Routine Echocardiography Screening for Asymptomatic Left Ventricular

Boston Children's Hospital         Dysfunction

Jan Leerink - PhD Candidate   Refining the 10-Year Prediction of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction

Princess Maxima Centrum

To register click here.  If you cannot attend, link to webinar recording will be added to this page within a couple of weeks of the event.

August 26, 2021
The Pharmacogenetics of Anthracycline-Related Cardiomyopathy in Survivors of Pediatric Cancers

Moderator - Greg Armstrong, MD, MSCE from St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital. 


Myocardial Determinants for the Metabolism and Toxicity of Anthracycline Drugs  by Javier Blanco, PhD, Professor of Pharmacology at University of Buffalo

The Pharmacogenetics of Anthracycline-Related Cardiomyopathy in Survivors of Pediatric Cancers by Smita Bhatia, MD and Director of Institute for Cancer Outcomes and Survivorship at UAB


The Role of the Genome in Doxorubicin-Induced Cardiotoxicity by Paul Burridge, PhD, and Assistant Professor of Pharmacology at Northwestern

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April 13, 2021
Surveillance for Cardiometabolic Disorders in Children and Adult Survivors of Childhood Cancers

Case presentation and Introduction of cardiac risk factors (20 mins)
Ming Hui Chen, MD, MMSc, FACC, FASE

Starting at the beginning - Components of metabolic syndrome and Cardiovascular risk factors in children who survived cancer (20 mins)
Julia Steinberger, MD, MS

Cardiovascular Risk factors and Cardiovascular disease screening in adults who survived childhood cancers - the IGHG CAD guideline (20 mins)
Dan Mulrooney, MD, MS

Impact of alteration in anti-cancer protocols over time, on decreasing CV risk and disease (20 mins)
Elizabeth (Lieke) A. M. Feijen, PhD

Webinar - December 16, 2020
Updates in Pediatric Cardiology


Steven Lipshultz, MD | Beginning with the End in Mind: Cardiotoxicity After Childhood Cancer


Thomas Ryan, MD, PhD | Cardio-Pulmonary Exercise Testing and Rehab in Cardio-Oncology


Steven Colan, MD, FACC, FASE | Differential Impact of Myocardial Mechanics in Acute Versus Late Doxorubicin Toxicity