The Children's Cardiomyopathy Foundation (CCF) is pleased to offer webinars as a patient support resource. Webinars are available at no cost and are open to parents, friends, relatives, and professionals registered with CCF.

Upcoming Webinars

Highlights from the 6th International Conference on Cardiomyopathy in Children
Steven Lipshultz, MD
University at Buffalo
Teresa Lee, MD, MS
Columbia University Medical Center
Thomas Ryan, MD, PhD
Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Thursday, July 25, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. ET

Webinar Library

Recorded webinar sessions are available to those unable to attend live. Click on the below links to view past webinars.


Listening Session: Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Care Considerations
Host/Moderator: Steven Lipshultz, MD
University at Buffalo
March 26, 2024 | 12:00 p.m. ET

Management & Treatment Strategies for Cardiomyopathies in Children
Steven Lipshultz, MD
University at Buffalo
February 29, 2024


Overview of Clinical Trials
Jennifer Su, MD
Children’s Hospital Los Angeles
December 6, 2023

Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy: Updates and Future Directions in Pediatric Cardiomyopathy
Andrew Landstrom, MD, PhD
Duke Children’s Hospital
November 1, 2023

Sudden Cardiac Arrest: Education & Prevention for Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Families
Robert Whitehill, MD
Children’s Healthcare of Atlanta
October 17, 2023

Pediatric Cardiomyopathy: What Newly Diagnosed Families Need to Know
Betsy Blume, MD
Boston Children’s Hospital
September 14, 2023

Exercise, Sports, & Cardiac Rehabilitation Considerations for Children with Cardiomyopathy
Jonathan Edelson, MD
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
June 14, 2023

ICD Considerations for Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Patients
Heather Giacone, MD
Lauren Schneider, PsyD
Lucile Packard Children’s Hospital
May 17, 2023

Updates in Medical Management for Pediatric Heart Failure Patients
Neha Bansal, MD
Mount Sinai Kravis Children’s Hospital
February 15, 2023

Peer Support for Patients Transitioning to Adult Care
Samantha J. Anthony, PhD, MSW
Jia Lin, MPH
Hospital for Sick Children Research Institute
January 24, 2023


Cardiomyopathy: Is It In Our Genes?
Wendy Chung, MD, PhD
Columbia University Irving Medical Center New York-Presbyterian Hospital
November 16, 2022

Therapeutic Approach to Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Using Gene Therapy
Barry J. Byrne, MD, PhD
University of Florida Powell Center and Child Health Research Institute
September 14, 2022

Understanding Natural History Studies
Elfriede Pahl, MD, FACC, FAHA, FAPP
Northwestern Feinberg School of Medicine and Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital
July 21, 2022

Evaluating for ICD Placement & Psychosocial Considerations Related to ICD Placement
Johannes von Alvensleben, M.D.
Children's Hospital Colorado
April 12, 2022

Pediatric Cardiomyopathy: Transitioning to Adult Care
Anjali Owens, M.D.
Penn Medicine
Kimberly Lin, M.D.
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
February 22, 2022


Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy and Youth Sports Participation
Jeffrey Kim, M.D.
Texas Children's Hospital
December 2, 2021

Emotional Side Effects of Cardiomyopathy in Teens
Jami N. Gross, Ph.D.
Children's Mercy Kansas City
September 24, 2021

The Role of Research in Improving Care for Patients with Pediatric Cardiomyopathy
Dr. Daphne Hsu, M.D.
Children's Hospital at Montefiore
August 17, 2021

Heart Failure and Ventricular Assist Devices
Neha Bansal, M.D.
Children's Hospital of Montefiore
May 5, 2021

Updates in Living with Heart Failure for the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Community
Rakesh Singh, M.D., M.S.
Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone
February 18, 2021

For additional videos, visit our CCFHeartKids channel or download our webinar list.