From:                              UCSD Pediatrics <>

Sent:                               Thursday, May 21, 2020 12:01 PM

To:                                   UCSD Pediatrics

Subject:                          NEWS FLASH: Congratulations to Dr. Howaida El-Said


Department of Pediatrics


Special Announcement

We are very pleased to announce that Howaida El-Said, MD, PhD has become the new Chair of the Congenital Heart Disease (CHD) Council in the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions (SCAI).  The mission of the CHD Council is to further the education, advocacy, and information exchange within the pediatric interventionalist community.  As the Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at UC San Diego, Dr. El-Said is well suited for this leadership position. 

Please join us in congratulating Dr. Howaida El-Said!

      Department of Pediatrics Communications:  Debbie Taheri