Meeting Archive:
PH Research: A Pediatric Perspective

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Meeting Description:
This webinar will review the current PH medications used to treat children, and will describe novel therapies that may be studied in children. We will also review some of the recent results of pediatric studies.
Details
Date: Thu, May 19, 2011
Time: 08:30 PM EDT
Duration: 1 hour
Host(s): Michal Rachlin
 Presenter Information
Dr. Dunbar Ivy
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Professor of Pediatrics;
Chief and Selby's Chair of Pediatric Cardiology;
Director, Pulmonary Hypertension Program,
University of Colorado Denver School of Medicine
The Children's Hospital


Dunbar Ivy, MD is currently the Section Head of Pediatric Cardiology and the Director of the Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Program at the University of Colorado. Dr Ivy has been treating patients with PH since 1994. Dr. Ivy has helped run over 20 research trials and is an investigator in the National Institutes of Health-sponsored Specialized Centers of Clinically Oriented Research grant. He has published over 100 medical articles, primarily focusing on pulmonary hypertension in children. His particular areas of medical interest include treatment of pulmonary hypertension, and proteomics of pulmonary vascular disease.