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Executive Committee


Jennifer N. Avari Silva, MD
Director, Pediatric Electrophysiology
Washington University in St. Louis
St. Louis, MO

VP for Research

Peter Aziz, MD
Medical Director, Pediatric Cardiology
Cleveland Clinic
Cleveland, OH

VP for Administration

Elizabeth Stephenson, MD
Section Head, Cardiac Electrophysiology
The Hospital for Sick Kids
Toronto, Canada

VP for Associates

Tony Trela, RN, CPNP
Betty Irene Moore Children’s Heart Center
Stanford Medicine Children’s Health
Palo Alto, CA

VP of Finance

Kara Motonaga, MD
Associate Director, Pediatric and Congenital Electrophysiology
Betty Irene Moore Children’s Heart Center
Stanford University
Palo Alto, CA

International Liaison to PACES

Sabrina Tsao, MBBS (UK) MRCP(UK)
Pediatric Cardiology
The University of HongKong
Hong Kong, China

Ex Officio, 1st Past International Liaison to PACES

Andreas Pflaumer, MD
The Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne
Melbourne, VIC

Ex Officio, 1st Past President

Jeffrey J. Kim, MD
Director, Electrophsiology & Pacing
Texas Children’s Hospital
Houston, TX

Ex Officio, 2nd Past President

Prince J. Kannankeril, MD, MSCI
Division of Cardiology
Vanderbilt Children’s Hospital
Vanderbilt Heart and Vascular Institute
Nashville, TN