Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Dr Felicia Nordenstam is Senior Consultant and the current Dean of Pediatric Cardiology at the Department of Pediatric Cardiology at Karolinska University Hospital in Stockholm, Sweden. She is a part of the Fetal Cardiac Program since 2013 and has been a part of the Pediatric Cardiology Program for more than a decade after her specialization in Neonatology. She is a dedicated educator and runs several courses and training programs in Pediatric Cardiology and Fetal Cardiology in Sweden. She has established a training program in echocardiography for neonatologists and also in the art of counselling. She is a co-author of pediatric textbooks and has published reviews on Fetal Cardiology and echocardiographic training in Sweden.
In her research, she has focused on prenatal nicotine exposure and long-term cardiovascular effects in the child. She successfully defended her thesis for doctoral degree (Ph.D.) “Perinatal snus exposure and cardiovascular function in the child” in April 2019. The research now includes fetal cardiac MRI and cardiac function in CDH and she is affiliated to Karolinska Institutet.
Saturday, October 26
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM