Staff:

 

Kevin Harris

Kevin Harris – Director of Research at the BC Children’s Hospital Heart Centre; Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UBC; Interventional Pediatric Cardiologist and Investigator at BC Children’s; and President of the Canadian Pediatric Cardiology Society.

  • Research Areas: Interventional pediatric cardiology, cardiovascular outcomes, preventive cardiology
Shubhayan Sanatani

Shubhayan Sanatani – Division Head of Cardiology, BC Children’s Hospital; Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UBC; Pediatric Cardiologist and Electrophysiologist and Investigator, BC Children’s; and Former President of Research for the Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology Society.

  • Research Areas: Pediatric electrophysiology, arrhythmias, inherited arrhythmias, sudden death
Martin Hosking

Martin Hosking – Pediatric Interventional Cardiologist, Clinical Associate Professor and Investigator, BC Children’s Hospital

  • Research Area: Coronary Artery Vasculopathy and applications of Optical Coherence Tomography
Kathryn Armstrong

Kathryn Armstrong – Pediatric Cardiologist and Investigator, BC Children’s Hospital; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UBC.

  • Research Area: Heart function, pediatric heart transplant, dysautonomia of adolescence
Derek Human

Derek Human Pediatric Cardiologist, Clinical Professor and Investigator

    Walter Duncan Walter Duncan – Pediatric Cardiologist, Clinical Professor, Program Director (Subspecialty Program in Pediatric Cardiology), and Investigator
    • Research Area: Clinical pediatric cardiology, echocardiography, and cardiac catheterization
    Dr. Shreya Moodley Shreya Moodley Pediatric Cardiologist, Clinical Assistant Professor
    Ashok Kakadekar Ashok Kakadekar – Pediatric Cardiologist
    George Sandor George Sandor Professor Emeritus and Investigator
    • Research Area: Congenital heart disease, echocardiography, cardiac vascular function
    Sonia Franciosi

    Sonia Franciosi – Research Associate

    • Research Area: Pediatric Arrhythmia, sudden death, and the autonomic nervous system
    Astrid De Souza Astrid De Souza – Exercise Physiologist and investigator

    Affiliated Researchers:

      Christine Voss

      Christine Voss – Research Associate

      • Research Areas: Physical activity and Congenital Heart Disease

              Clinical Trainees:

              Steven Rathgeber

              Steven Rathgeber – Pediatric Cardiology Fellow

              • Research Area: Fontan physiology
              No photo available Nitin Arora – Interventional Pediatric Cardiology Fellow 
              Research Area: Interventional pediatric cardiology
              No photo available Saketh Vijayashankar – Pediatric Cardiology Fellow

              Graduate Students:

              Mimi Kuan Mimi Kuan – Experimental Medicine Master’s Student
              • Research Area: Congenital Heart Disease, Physical Activity and Pulse Wave Velocity
              Dania Kallas Dania Kallas – Experimental Medicine Master’s Student 
              • Research Area: Catecholaminergic Polymorphic Ventricular Tachycardia in Children
              Claire Galvin Claire Galvin – Experimental Medicine Master’s Student
              • Research Area: Symptom Management & Quality of Life in Dysautonomia of Adolescence
              Caroline Illmann Caroline Illmann – Experimental Medicine Master’s Student

              Previous Trainees

              Eimear McGovern

              Eimear McGovern – Pediatric Cardiology Fellow

              • Research Area: Interventional pediatric cardiology  
              • Winner (Fellow category): 29th Annual National Pediatric Resident and Fellow Research Competition for work entitled “Optical coherence tomography for the early detection of cardiac allograft vasculopathy in cardiac transplant recipients: Findings from the International Pediatric OCT Registry” - 2017