Conference Information

Welcome to the 13th International Conference on Pediatric Mechanical Circulatory Support Systems Pediatric Cardiopulmonary Perfusion

This year our conference will be held on September 28-30, 2017 at Pontificia Università Urbaniana - Via Urbano VIII, 16 - 00165 Rome, Italy.

The overall objective of the conference is to bring together internationally recognized clinicians, bioengineers and basic scientists involved in research on pediatric mechanical circulatory support (MCS) system and pediatric cardiopulmonary bypass (CPB) physiology. The conference through simulations and didactic sessions provides an overview on current landscape and innovations on MCS and CPB in pediatrics.

Please view our conference flyer for more information.


Ospedale Pediatrico Bambino Gesù, P.zza S. Onofrio, 4 - 00165 Roma
Telephone: 06/68592290-3768-3770
Email: -

Program Co-Directors

  • Antonio Amodeo, MD, Rome, Italy
  • Akif Ündar, PhD, Hershey, PA, USA