Pushpa Shivaram

Assistant Professor

Pushpa Shivaram

Assistant Professor

Academic Appointment(s)

Medical College of Georgia
Department of Pediatrics: Cardiology

  • BA A800

Education

  • MBBS, Medicine Bangalore Medical College, 2005

  • MBBS, Medicine Bangalore Medical College, 1995

Certifications

  • PHY GA Composite Medical BRD, 2018

Courses Taught Most Recent Academic Year

  • PEDS 5000

    Basic Clkshp in PEDS
  • PEDS 5005

    Pediatric Cardiology Extn.
  • RPED 5001

    Pediatrics Cardiology
  • RPED 5002

    Pediatrics General
  • PEDS 5007

    Pediatric Research

Teaching Interests

I am the Program Director of the Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship training program and I am very passionate about teaching budding medical students, residents, fellows and ancillary staff

Scholarship

Selected Recent Publications

  • Fetal Echocardiographic Predictors of Postnatal Surgical Strategies in Critical Pulmonary Stenosis or Atresia with Intact Ventricular Septum: A Meta-Analysis, 2022
    Journal Article, Professional Journal
  • How to interpret the paediatric 12-lead ECG, 2022
    Journal Article, Academic Journal
  • End‐Diastolic Forward Flow and Restrictive Physiology in Repaired Tetralogy of Fallot: A Systematic Review and Meta‐Analysis, 2022
    Journal Article, Public or Trade Journal
  • Impact of COVID-19 on Cardiovascular Testing in the United States Versus the Rest of the World, 2021
    Journal Article, Professional Journal

Research Interests

Diagnosis and management of congenital and acquired cardiac defects. Use of multi-modality imaging in the management of congenital and acquired cardiac defects. Providing Maternal-Fetal care via fetal echocardiographic expertise