Sites & Investigators Participating in the FAST Trial

The FAST Therapy Trial Randomized Clinical Trials (RCTs) are being initiated at 30 centres around the world and many more centres will contribute to collecting data for the FAST Trial Registry. Centres participating in the RCTs and the Prospective Registry are listed below by country. The list will be updated as the sites are entered into the study. To learn more about the study in each country contact the National Coordinating Centre or the International Study Sponsor in Canada.

 

Sweden:

Dr. Misha Bhat– Lund University (Registry)

Dr. Hakan Eliasson - Karolinska University Hospital, Astrid Lindgen Childrens Hospital, Solna - (Registry)

Dr. Annika Ohman - Queen Silvia Children’s Hospital, Göteborg - (Registry)

 

Finland:

Dr. Taisto Sarkola – Pediatric Research Center, Helsinki (Registry)

 

Czech:

Dr. Hana Jicinska– University Hospital Brno (Registry)

 

Spain:

Dr. Francesca Perin- Hospital Virgen de las Nieves – (Registry)

Dr. Eduardo Gratacos & Dr. Olga Gomez -  BCNatal, Hospital Sant Joan de Deu - (Registry)

 

Switzerland:

 Dr. Beatrice Mosimann -Inselspital Universitatsspital, Bern – (Registry)

Russia:

Dr. Katerina Bockeria-National medical research center for obstetrics, gynecology and perinatology (Registry)

 
 

Australia

Australia National Coordinating Centre:

Dr. Darren Hutchinson, The Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne

TGA: Approved

Sites (active):

Dr. Darren Hutchinson, The Royal Women's Hospital, Melbourne (RCT & Registry)

Sites (in set-up):

Dr. Ryan Hodges- Monash Medical Centre (Registry) 

Dr. Sue Walker -Mercy Hospital for Women (Registry) 

Dr. Gary Sholler- Heart Center for Children (Registry) 

 

International Sponsor:

Dr. Edgar Jaeggi, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto 

Health Canada: Approved

 

Sites (status: active): 

Dr. Edgar Jaeggi, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto (RCT & Registry) 

Dr. Greg Ryan, Mount Sinai Hospital, Toronto (RCT & Registry) 

Dr. Lisa Hornberger, University of Alberta, Western Children's Heart Network, Edmonton (RCT & Registry) 

Dr. Shreya Moodley, British Columbia Children's Hospital (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Michael Grattan, London Health Sciences (Registry)

Sites (status: in set-up):

Dr. Tapas Mondal, McMaster University, Hamilton (Registry) 

Dr. Marie-Josee Raboisson, CHU Sainte-Justine (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Wadi Mawad, Montreal Children's Hospital (Registry)

Dr. Deborah Fruitman, Alberta Children's Hospital, Calgary (Registry)

Dr. Jane Lougheed, Children's Hospital of Eastern Ontario, Ottawa (Registry)

Dr. Herschel Rosenberg, London Health Sciences Centre, London (Registry)

Dr. Andrew Warren, IWK Health Centre, Halifax (Registry)

Canada

 

Germany

 

Germany National Coordinating Centre:

Dr. Ulrike Herberg, Universitätsklinikum Bonn
 

Sites (active): 

Dr. Ulrike Herberg, Universitätsklinikum Bonn​ (RCT)

Sites (in set-up):

Netherlands

 

Netherlands National Coordinating Centre:

Dr. Nico Blom, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden

CCMO: Approved

Sites (active): 

Dr. Nico Blom, Leiden University Medical Centre, Leiden (RCT & Registry)

Sites (in set-up):

Dr. Nico Blom, University of Amsterdam (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Trinette Steenhuis, University Medical Center Utrecht, Utrecht (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Ingrid van Beynum, Erasmus Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam (RCT & Registry)

 

United Kingdom

UK National Coordinating Centre:

Dr. Julene Carvalho, St George's University Hospital Foundation Trust London, London

MHRA: Approved

REC: Approved

HRA: Approved

Sites (active):

Dr. Julene Carvalho, St George's University Hospital Foundation Trust London, London (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Janet Brennand, The Ian Donald Centre for Foetal Medicine, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow 

(RCT & Registry)

Dr. Margarita Bartsota, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London (RCT & Registry)

Dr. David Black, University Hospital Southhampton (Registry)

Dr. Patricia Caldas, University Hospital Bristol, Bristol (Registry)

Dr. Orhan Uzun, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff (Registry)

Dr. Umber Agarwal, Liverpool Women's NHS Foundation Trust, Liverpool (Registry)

Dr. Mark Kilby, Fetal Medicine Centre, Birmingham Women's Foundation Trust, Birmingham (RCT & Registry)

 

 

United States

 

USA National Coordinating Centre: 

Dr. Phil SaulWest Virginia University, Morgantown 

FDA: Approved

 

Sites (active):

Dr. Phil Saul, West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Shaine Morris, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Anita Moon-Grady, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Allison Divanovic, Cincinnati Children"s Hospital Medical Centre, Cincinnati (RCT & Registry) 

Dr. Erika Peterson, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin, Milwaukee (RCT Registry) 

Dr. Elizabeth Mitchell-Cohen Children’s Medical Centre, Northwell (RCT & Registry) 

Dr. Bettina Cuneo, Children's Hospital Colorado, Aurora, CO (RCT & Registry)

Dr. Mary Donofrio, Children's National Medical Center, Washington (Registry) 

Dr. Stephanie Levasseur, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY (RCT & Registry) 

Dr. Huda Elshershari -Deaconess Hospital (Registry) 

Dr. Grace Freire-Johns Hopkins, St Peterburg (Registry)

Dr. Nelangi Pinto, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT (Registry)

Dr. Stacy Killen, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN (Registry)

Dr. Kamill Del Toro, John Ochsner Heart & Vascular Institute, New Orleans (Registry)

Dr. Chris Lindblade, Arizona Pediatric Cardiology Consultants, Phoenix (Registry)

Sites (in set-up):

Dr. Stacy Killen, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN (RCT)

Dr. Nelangi Pinto, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT (RCT)

Dr. Mary Donofrio, Children's National Medical Center, Washington (RCT) 

Dr. Jeremy Moore, UCLA, Los Angeles (Registry) 

Dr. Mark Alexander, Boston Children's Hospital, Boston,MA (RCT & Registry) 

Dr. Jeannine Schuman McCoy, Pediatric Cardiology of Austin, TX (RCT & Registry)