Presentations

2010

 

 1.      Agirbasli M, Nguyen M, MD, Win K, Kunselman AR, Clark JB, Myers JL, Ündar A. Inflammatory and Hemostatic Response to Cardiopulmonary Bypass in Pediatric Population: Feasibility of Seriological Testing of Multiple Biomarkers. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Invited Lecture].

 

2.      Brian Clark, MD, Feng Qiu, MD, Yulong Guan, MD, Karl woitas, CCP, John L. Myers, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Microemboli Detection and Classification during Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Invited Lecture].

 

3.      Xiaowei W. Su, BS, Yulong Guan, MD, Mollie Barnes, CNIM,  J. Brian Clark, MD, John L. Myers, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Improved Cerebral Oxygen Saturation and Blood Flow Pulsatility with Pulsatile Perfusion during Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Slide Presentation]

 

4.      Kiana Aran, BS, Yulong Guan, MD, Qi Sun, MD,  Akif Ündar, PhD and Jeffrey D. Zahn, PhD. A Microfiltration Microdevice for Real-Time, Continuous Blood Filtration to Analyze Proteins Involved in Immune Activation during Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Slide Presentation]

 

5.      Akif Ündar, PhD, Linda Pauliks, MD, J. Brian Clark, MD, Jeffrey Zahn, PhD, Allen R. Kunselman, MA, Feng Qiu, MD, Qi Sun, MD, PhD, Kerem Pekkan, PhD, Elizabeth Carney, DVM, Timothy K Cooper DVM, Neal Thomas, MD, MSc, Dennis Chang, MD, Willard Freeman, PhD, Kent Vrana, PhD, Aly El-Banayosy, MD,  Serdar H. Ural, MD, Ronald Wilson, VMD, MS, Sung Yang, PhD, Sarah Sturgis, MSN, Jennifer Stokes, RN, Jessica Beiler, MPH, Heidi Watts, RN, Amyee McMonagle, RN, Julie Vallati, RN, Larry D. Baer, CCP, David Palanzo, CCP, Robert Wise, CCP, Karl Woitas, CCP, Robert McCoach, CCP, Stephen E. Cyran, MD, Vernon M. Chinchilli, PhD, Deborah Reed-Thurston, MD, Nikkole Haines, BS, Ashley Rogerson, BS, Bonnie L. Weaver, RN, MSN, CCRN Mollie Barnes, CNIM, Lawrence Sasso,BS, Kiana Aran, BS,  Xiaowei Su, BS,  Jonathan Talor, BSE,  Mehmet Uluer, MS, Sophia Peng, BS, Chiajung Karen Lu, MS, Tijen Alkan-Bozkaya, MD, Atif Akcevin, MD, Mehmet Agirbasli, MD, Kyung Sun, MD, PhD, MBA, Shigang Wang, MD, Yulong Guan, MD, Long Cun, MD, John L. Myers, MD. PENN STATE HERSHEY PEDIATRIC CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH CENTER: 2010 UPDATE. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

6.      Kiana Aran, BS, Yulong Guan, MD, Qi Sun, MD, Jeffrey D. Zahn, PhD and Akif Ündar, PhD. Differential Immune Activation During Simulated Cardiopulmonary Bypass Procedure Using Freshly Drawn and Week Old Blood - A Pilot Study. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

7.      David Palanzo, CCP, Yulong Guan, MD, Caihong Wan, MD, Larry Baer, CCP*, Allen Kunselman, MA, Akif Ündar, PhD. Air Handling Capabilities of Blood Cardioplegia Systems in a Simulated Pediatric Model. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

8.      Akçevin A., Alkan-Bozkaya T., Türkoglu H., Paker T., Çerçi H., Dindar A., Ersoy C., Ündar A. Surgical Correction with single approach to the combination of Aorticopulmonary window and Interrupted Aortic Arch in Neonatal period. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

9.      Alkan-Bozkaya T., Türkoglu H., Akçevin A., Paker T., Çerçi H., Dindar A., Ersoy C., Bayer V., Askin D., Ündar A. Cardiac Surgery of Prematures and Low birth weight newborns: Is it possible to change of fate? Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circula``0tory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

10.  Alkan-Bozkaya T, Türkoglu H, Akçevin A , Duman U, Paker T, Ersoy C, Aydin Aytaç. Therapeutic value of Somatotropin in treatment of postoperative recurrent serous / chylous drainage in patients with Fontan circulation. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circula``0tory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

11.  John L. Myers, MD. Constructing the Ideal ECMO Circuit: Analysis of Each Component Using In Vitro and In Vivo Testing. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Invited Lecture]

 

12.  Linda Pauliks, MD. Non-invasive assessment of ventricular function on mechanical circulatory support. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Invited Lecture].

 

13.  Jonathan Talor, BSE, Stella Yee, BS, Alan Rider, Allen R. Kunselman, MA, Yulong Guan, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Comparison of Perfusion Quality in Hollow-Fiber Membrane Oxygenators for Neonatal Extracorporeal Life Support. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Slide Presentation]

 

14.  Yulong Guan, MD, Robert McCoach, CCP, Allen Kunselman, MA, J. Brian Clark, MD, John L. Myers, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Comparison of Retrograde Flow between Three Centrifugal Blood Pumps in a Pediatric ECLS Model. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Slide Presentation]

 

15.  Atif Akcevin, MD, Tijen Alkan-Bozkaya, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Advantages of Pulsatile Perfusion Mode on Vital Organ Recovery in Pediatric Patients. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Slide Presentation]

 

16.  Feng Qiu, MD, Yulong Guan, MD, Xiaowei Su, BS, Allen Kunselman, MA, Akif Ündar, PhD. Evaluation of Neonatal Membrane Oxygenators in terms of GME Capturing and Transmembrane Pressure Drop. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Slide Presentation]

 

17.  Robert McCoach, RN, CCP, Bonnie Weaver, RN, MSN, CCRN, Elizabeth Carney, DVM, J. Brian Clark, MD, Linda Pauliks, MD, Yulong Guan, MD, Fen Qiu, MD, Dennis Chang, MD, Deborah Reed-Thurston, MD, John L. Myers, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Pediatric Extracorporeal Life Support (ECLS) Systems: Education and Training at Penn State’s Milton S. Hershey Medical Center Children’s Hospital. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

18.  Yulong Guan, MD, Xiaowei W Su, BS, Robert McCoach, CCP, Allen Kunselman, MA,

Aly El-Banayosy, MD, John L. Myers, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Mechanical Performance Comparison between two Centrifugal Blood Pumps in an Adolescent-Adult ECLS Model. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

19.  Feng Qiu, MD, Sophia Peng, BS, Allen Kunselman, MA, Brian J. Clark, MD, John L. Myers, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Evaluation of Capiox FX05 Oxygenator with an integrated arterial filter on trapping gaseous micro-emboli and pressure drop with open and closed purge line. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

20.  Alkan-Bozkaya T, Akçevin A, Türkoglu H, Paker T, Aytaç A. Unilateral absence of pulmonary artery with Tetralogy of Fallot: Rare Cardiac Pathology. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

21.  Alkan-Bozkaya T., Türkoglu H., Akçevin A., Paker T., Dindar A., Ersoy C., Bayer V., Aytaç A. SURGICAL APPROACH TO “SWISS CHEESE” VSDs. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

22.  Alkan-Bozkaya T., Akçevin A., Türkoglu H., Paker T., Ersoy C., Aytaç A. Surgical Approach to Aortic Coarctation in the Neonatal-Infant Population. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

23.  Stella Yee, BS, Feng Qiu, MD, Alan Rider, Xiaowei Su, BS,  Allen R. Kunselman, MA, Yulong Guan, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Evaluation of HL-20 Roller Pump and Rotaflow Centrifugal Pump on Perfusion Quality and Gaseous Microemboli Handling. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

 

24.  Jeffrey D. Zahn, PhD. Autonomous Continuous Flow Microimmunofluorocytometry Assay for Real Time Tracking of Biomarkers during CPB. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Invited Lecture].

 

25.  Akif Ündar, PhD. Translational Research for Pediatric CPB and MCS. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Invited Lecture].

 

26.  Feng Qiu, MD, Mehmet Uluer, MS, Allen Kunselman, MA, Brian J. Clark, MD, John L. Myers, MD, Akif Ündar, PhD. Impact of Tubing Length on Hemodynamics in A Simulated Neonatal ECLS Circuit. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Slide Presentation]

 

27.  Chia-jung K. Lu, BA, Todd M. Umstead, BS, Willard M. Freeman, PhD, John L. Myers, MD, J. Brian Clark, MD, Neal J. Thomas, MD, Vernon M. Chinchilli, PhD, Kent E. Vrana, PhD, David S. Phelps, PhD and Akif Ündar, PhD. Utilization of discovery proteomics to identify plasma biomarkers in pediatric patients undergoing cardiopulmonary bypass – a clinical view. Presented at The Sixth International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems and Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, May 6-8, 2010. [Slide Presentation]

28.  Clark JB, Ündar A, Myers JL. Improving Surgical Outcomes for Children with Congenital Heart Disease. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Invited Lecture]

29.  Guan Y, Su XW, McCoach R, Kunselman A, El-Banayosy A, Myers JL, Ündar A. Mechanical Performance Comparison between two Centrifugal Blood Pumps in an Adolescent-Adult ECLS Model. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Poster Presentation] 

30.  Weaver B, McCoach R, Carney E, Clark JB, Pauliks L, Guan Y, Qiu F, Chang D, Reed-Thurston D, Myers JL, Ündar A. Pediatric Extracorporeal Life Support (ECLS) Systems: Education and Training at Penn State Hershey Children’s Hospital. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Invited Lecture & Poster Presentation]

31.  Palanzo D, Guan Y, Wan CH, Baer L, Kunselman A, Ündar A. Air Handling Capabilities of Blood Cardioplegia Systems in a Simulated Pediatric Model. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

32.  Qiu F, Peng S, Kunselman A, Ündar A. Evaluation of Capiox FX05 Oxygenator with an integrated arterial filter on trapping gaseous micro-emboli and pressure drop with open and closed purge line. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

33.  Qiu F, Guan Y, Su XW, Kunselman A, Ündar A. Evaluation of neonatal membrane oxygenators with respect to gaseous microemboli capture and transmembrane pressure gradients. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

34.  Reed-Thurston D, Shenberger J, Qiu F,  Ündar A. Neonatal Extracorporeal Life Support (ECLS):  Will the newest technology reduce morbidity? Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

35.  Salavitabar A, Qiu F, Kunselman A, Ündar A. Evaluation of the QUADROX-i Neonatal Oxygenator with an Integrated Arterial Filter. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

36.  Su XW, Guan Y, Barnes M, Clark JB, Myers JL, Ündar A. Improved Cerebral Oxygen Saturation and Blood Flow Pulsatility with Pulsatile Perfusion during Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Bypass. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Invited Lecture]

37.  Talor J, Yee S, Rider A, Kunselman AR, Guan Y, Ündar A. Comparison of Perfusion Quality in Hollow-Fiber Membrane Oxygenators for Neonatal Extracorporeal Life Support. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Invited Lecture]

38.  Ündar A, Pauliks L, Clark JB, Zahn J, Kunselman AR, Qiu F, Sun Q, Pekkan K, Carney E, Cooper TK, Thomas N, Chang D, Freeman W, Vrana K, El-Banayosy A, Ural SH, Wilson R, Yang S, Sturgis S, Stokes J, Beiler J, Watts H, McMonagle A, Vallati J, Baer LD, Palanzo D, Wise R, Woitas K, McCoach R, Cyran SE, Chinchilli VM, Reed-Thurston D, Haines N, Rogerson A, Weaver BL, Barnes M, Sasso L, Aran K, Su XW, Talor J, Uluer M, Peng S, Lu CK, Alkan-Bozkaya T, Akcevin A, Agirbasli M, Sun K, Wang S, Guan Y, Long C, Myers JL. PENN STATE HERSHEY PEDIATRIC CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH CENTER: 2010 UPDATE. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Invited Lecture & Poster Presentation]

39.  Yee S, Qiu F, Rider A, Su XW, Kunselman AR, Guan Y, Ündar A. Evaluation of HL-20 Roller Pump and Rotaflow Centrifugal Pump on Perfusion Quality and Gaseous Microemboli Handling. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Poster Presentation]

40.  Zahn JD, Sasso LA, Guan Y, Ündar A. Autonomous Continuous Flow Microimmunofluorocytometry Assay for Real Time Tracking of Biomarkers during CPB. Presented at the Fifth Penn State Children’s Hospital Research Day, Hershey, PA September 8, 2010. [Invited Lecture]

41.  Ündar A. Translational research for pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass procedures and mechanical circulatory support systems. Presented at the Pediatric Grand Rounds, Hershey, PA September 14, 2010. [Grand Round Lecture]

42.  Ündar A. Bioengineering Approaches in Pediatric Cardiovascular Medicine. Presented in Bioengineering Clinical Correlations Course (BIOE440) at the Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, September 27, 2010 [Invited Lecture].

 

43.  Ündar A. Ultrasonic assist for pediatric cardiac surgery. Presented in    Graduate/Engineering  Ultrasonic Symposia (ESci 597C) at the Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA, September 27, 2010 [Invited Lecture].

 

44.  Pauliks LB, Vender R, Kitch D, Allwein L, Graff, G: Diminished right ventricular wall motion in children with cystic fibrosis without clinical symptoms of right heart failure - a strain imaging study, accepted for the 2010 North American Cystic Fibrosis Conference (NACFC), October 21-23, 2010 in Baltimore, MD.

 

45.  Ündar A. BIOENGENEERING APPROACHES IN PEDIATRIC CARDIOVASCULAR RESEARCH .  Presented at the Shanghai Children’s Medical Center, Shanghai, China, October 21, 2010 [Visiting Professor]

46.  Ündar A. TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH FOR PEDIATRIC ECLS SYSTEMS & CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS PROCEDURES.  Presented at the Regional Meeting of the world Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, Sheraton Shanghai Hotel, Shanghai, China, October 20-23, 2010[Invited Lecture]

 

47.  Ündar A. PULSATILE FLOW IN PEDIATRIC CARDIAC PATIENTS DURING CARDIOPULMONARY BYPASS.  Presented at the Regional Meeting of the world Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery, Sheraton Shanghai Hotel, Shanghai, China, October 20-23, 2010[Invited Lecture]

48.  Ündar A. Evaluation of stolen blood flow via arterial filter and pressure drop in the Quadox-I Neonatal oxygenator. Presented at the Pediatric Perfusion Scientific Symposium 2010, Antalya, Turkey, October 29-30, 2010. [Invited Lecture]

49.  Ündar A. Brain protection using multi-modality monitoring techniques during pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass. Presented at the Pediatric Perfusion Scientific Symposium 2010, Antalya, Turkey, October 29-30, 2010. [Invited Lecture]

50.  Clark JB, Pauliks LB, Myers JL: The Ross Operation In Children And Adults:  A Fifteen-Year, Single Institution Experience, accepted for the Southern Thoracic Surgical Association (STSA) 57th Annual Meeting, November 3-6, 2010 in Orlando, Florida.

51.  Pauliks LB: Echocardiography of Cardiac Tumors. Invited lecture. BIT Life Sciences' 2nd International Congress of Cardiology, Shanghai, China, 12/7-12/10/2010.

52.  Pauliks, LB, Echocardiography of Cardiac Tumors. Visiting professorship at Shanghai Children's Medical Center, Shanghai, China, 12/9/2010.