The Jackson Heart Institute will be hosting the 2023 Cardiac Symposium Series, a virtual event, designed to foster productive relationships among clinicians and elaborate on the multidisciplinary approach to managing complex cardiac care for both adult and pediatric patients.

CME credits will be available for providers.

Adult Cardiology Track

#1 – JUNE 14, 2023

Speakers: Dr. Efren Buitrago and Dr. Juan Zambrano

Topic: Peripheral vascular disease: Iliac and aorta disease & femoral and distal PVD

Time: 5 to 6 p.m.

#2 – NOVEMBER 15, 2023

Speakers: Dr. Chaitra Mohan and Dr. Assaf Tzur

Topic: Ventricular Tachycardia: ventricular tachycardia in ischemic and non-ischemic heart disease

Time: 5 to 6 p.m.

Speakers: Dr. Hari Mallidi

Topic: Management of Acute Cardiogenic Shock

Time: 5 to 6 p.m.


General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery

Hari Mallidi, MD, FRCSC, FACS

Chief of cardiac surgery, program director of heart transplantation and mechanical circulatory support at the Miami Transplant Institute, and director of the Jackson Heart Institute

Cardiovascular Disease, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine, Nuclear Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology

Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine, Interventional Cardiology

Pediatric Cardiology Track

#1 – JUNE 28, 2023

Speakers: Dr. Santinder Sandhu

Topic: Transcatheter & hybrid procedures in the treatment of congenital heart disease

Time: 5 to 6 p.m.

#2 – SEPTEMBER 14, 2023

Speakers: Dr. Jaime Alkon

Topic: The 3 vessel view in fetal echocardiography

Time: 5 to 6 p.m.

Speakers: Dr. Sandeep Sainathan

Topic: Surgical management of Transposition of Great Arteries including complex variants.

Time: 5 to 6 p.m.


Director of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, with specialization in Pediatric and Fetal Cardiology at Jackson Health System’s Holtz Children’s Hospital

UHealth Jackson Children’s Care pediatric cardiothoracic and congenital cardiac surgeon at
Holtz Children’s Hospital

Medical director at UHealth Jackson Children’s Care Congenital Heart Center, and pediatric and adult congenital heart disease cardiologist at Holtz Children’s Hospital

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint providership of the Dade County Medical Association and Jackson Heart Institute. The Dade County Medical Association is accredited by the Florida Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians. “Please advise sponsor of special disability or dietary requirement”.

The Dade County Medical Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™️. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.