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Medical Advisory Board

ACHA thanks the Medical Advisory Board for their remarkable contributions to ACHA and the CHD community.

This group of top physicians and healthcare providers in the CHD field provides expert input and oversight for all ACHA activities involving medical, scientific and/or medical profession related content.

They offer expert opinions on research and medical developments in CHD and the needs of the CHD population and assure that ACHA policies meet the highest standards of scientific need and accuracy.

Medical Advisory Board Recruitment Period Opens (July 26, 2021)

The Adult Congenital Heart Association is currently recruiting Medical Advisory Board (MAB) Members. Please send your CV, letters of reference and the full application to Danielle Hile, Senior Director of Mission Delivery at the Adult Congenital Heart Association, at dhile@achaheart.org no later than September 17, 2021. The term for this round of MAB members will begin on January 1, 2022, and run for three years. 

Sue Fernandes

Sue Fernandes, LPD, PA-C
Program Director, Adult Congenital Heart Program at Stanford,
Stanford Hospital Clinics, Palo Alto, CA

Jonathan Ginns

Jonathan Ginns, MD
Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center
Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY

David Gregg

David Gregg, MD
Director, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program
Medical University of South Carolina
Charleston, SC

Ian Harris

Ian Harris, MD
Health Sciences Assistant Clinical Professor,
University of California, San Francisco, CA

Anitha John

Anitha John, MD, PhD
Director, Washington Adult Congenital Heart Program
Children’s National Medical Center
Washington, DC

Scott Klewer

Scott Klewer, MD
Chief of Staff at University Medical Center,
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ


Adrienne Kovacs

Adrienne Kovacs, Ph.D
Director, Behavioral Cardiovascular Care
Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Oregon Health Sciences University, Portland, OR

C. Huie Lin

C. Huie Lin MD, PhD, FACC, FSCAI
Director, Adult Congenital Heart Program
Associate Program Director, Fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease
Assistant Professor of Cardiology, Internal Medicine
Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center and Weill Cornell Medical College

George Lui

George Lui, MD
Medical Director, Adult Congenital Heart Program at Stanford
Clinical Assistant Professor, Cardiovascular Medicine
Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, CA

Michael R. McMullan

Michael R. McMullan, MD, FACC
Professor, Department of Medicine
Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
Director, Adult Congenital Heart Program
University of MS Medical Center

Jonathan N. Menachem

Jonathan N. Menachem, MD 
Heart Failure and Transplantation Section
Director, Advanced Congenital Cardiac Therapies (ACCT)
Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Tabitha G. Moe

Tabitha G. Moe, MD, FACC
Adult Congenital Cardiology
Pulmonary Hypertension
Pregnancy and Cardiovascular Disease
Arizona Cardiology Group
Phoenix, AZ