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

Specialty Areas

Research Interest

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


Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Myocardial cell damage in Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Ramaciotti C, Iannaccone ST, Scott WA Pediatr Cardiol 2003 Sep-Oct 24 5 503-6
Sedation for pediatric echocardiography: evaluation of preprocedure fasting guidelines.
Ghaffar S, Haverland C, Ramaciotti C, Scott WA, Lemler MS J Am Soc Echocardiogr 2002 Sep 15 9 980-3
Assessment of cardiac function in adolescents with Duchenne muscular dystrophy: importance of neurohormones.
Ramaciotti C, Scott WA, Lemler MS, Haverland C, Iannaccone ST J. Child Neurol. 2002 Mar 17 3 191-4

Honors & Awards

  • 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