Bootcamp for Advanced Nurses, APP's, and Fellows

Date: October 26 – 27, 2023
Location: Cincinnati Children's, Cincinnati, OH 


Advanced Practice Provider Curriculum Course

Date: November 6 – 8, 2023
Location: Atrium Health Levine Children’s, Charlotte, NC


QILT Workshop

Date: October 24 – 25, 2023
Time: 12:00 - 3:00 EST
Location: Virtual


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The PCIC Handbook 2nd Edition, written by experts in our field, is now available!

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Tune in to the latest episode of the Podcast for Pediatric Cardiac Critical Care!


Founded in 2003, The Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care Society (PCICS) is the leading international professional forum for promoting excellence in pediatric cardiac critical care. Our members are healthcare professionals dedicated to promoting scientific inquiry, acquiring knowledge, and improving practice for our critically ill pediatric patients with congenital and acquired heart disease.

Institutional Members

Featured Institutional Member


Children’s National Heart Institute

Located in Washington, D.C., and consistently ranked among the best cardiology and heart surgery programs in the nation, the Children’s National Heart Institute includes a multidisciplinary team providing specialized expertise and support for all facets of heart disease. Our dedicated cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, anesthesiologists, and cardiac intensivists care for children and adults with a wide range of congenital and acquired heart disease. Additional expertise in cardiac imaging, cardiac rhythm disorders, interventional cardiology, and adult congenital heart disease ensures the best care across the full spectrum of cardiac disease. The state-of-the-art Cardiac ICU provides a high-tech environment and a family-friendly feel. Our physicians and nurses are experts in today’s most advanced technologies for respiratory, neurological, and cardiac conditions, and we have one of the country’s busiest ECMO programs. A physician-focused, virtual command center in the Cardiac ICU allows doctors to monitor vitals and measure progress from afar.Children’s National Hospital

Explore our Resources & Member Benefits

Your membership in PCICS guarantees you more support to thrive as a pediatric cardiac critical care professional. Through our resources and member benefits, connect with colleagues across the globe, learn from current leaders and experts in our field, and grow your career and further the practice of pediatric cardiac critical care.

Patient Care Team

Pediatric cardiac intensive care is comprehensive and requires a multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, advanced practice providers, trainees, respiratory therapists, social workers, physical and occupational therapists, dieticians, and pharmacists. With our special interest groups and committees, we have something for everyone in our field.

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Find Your Place in the Field

Whether you’re looking for a fellowship or a job in pediatric cardiac intensive care, our extensive network means we can help you find the best place for you to further your career. Explore our job postings and fellowship training programs to take your career to the next level.

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