Education

Medical School
Universidade Federal (1977)
Internship
Universidad Federal De Rio De Janeiro (1978), Pediatrics
Residency
Hospital dos Servidores de Estado (1979), Pediatrics
Fellowship
University of London (1984), Pediatric Cardiology
Research Fellowship
UCSF School of Medicine (1985), Pediatric Cardiography
Residency
Emory University Hospital (1989), Pediatrics
Fellowship
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1993), Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Research Interest

  • Diagnosis of congenital heart disease
  • Duchenne muscular dystrophy
  • Ventricular function

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Increased prevalence of potential right-to-left shunting in children with sickle cell anaemia and stroke.
Dowling MM, Quinn CT, Ramaciotti C, Kanter J, Osunkwo I, Inusa B, Iyer R, Kwiatkowski JL, Johnson C, Rhodes M, Owen W, Strouse JJ, Panepinto JA, Neumayr L, Sarnaik S, Plumb PA, Dlamini N, Kirkham F, Hynan LS Br. J. Haematol. 2016 Oct
Early echocardiographic predictor of heart failure in cerebral arteriovenous malformations.
Thankavel PP, Ramaciotti C Cardiol Young 2016 Apr 1-5
Isolated Mitral Cleft in Trisomy 21: An Initially 'Silent' Lesion.
Thankavel PP, Ramaciotti C Pediatr Cardiol 2015 Oct
Neonatal double switch for congenitally corrected transposition with Ebstein anomaly and bilateral superior venae cavae.
Sebastian VA, Cooley A, Ramaciotti C, Guleserian KJ, Forbess JM J. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 2014 Sep
Utility and Importance of New Echocardiographic Screening Methods in Diagnosis of Anomalous Coronary Origins in the Pediatric Population: Assessment of Quality Improvement.
Thankavel PP, Lemler MS, Ramaciotti C Pediatr Cardiol 2014 Aug

Books

Featured Books Legend Featured Books

Honors & Awards

  • Texas Super Doctors
    Texas Monthly Magazine (2015)
  • Best Pediatric Specialists
    D Magazine (2004)
  • Ann Newman Fellowship Award
    Awarded as most outstanding fellow by staff of Division of Cardiology/Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (1990)
  • Premio Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro
    Awarded for graduating in top 3% (1977)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Heart Association
  • American Society of Echocardiography