Undergraduate Degree

  • Georgetown University , 2007 , Washington , DC

Medical School

  • Stanford University , 2011 , Palo Alto , CA


  • Boston Combined Residency Program (BCRP) , 2014 , Boston , MA


  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2017 , Boston , MA


  • Boston Children's Hospital , 2018 , Boston , MA

Graduate Degree

  • Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health , 2018 , Boston , MA


  • American Board of Pediatrics, General Pediatrics
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology


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  1. Pickard SS, Prakash A, Newburger JW, Malek AM, Wong JB. Screening for Intracranial Aneurysms in Coarctation of the Aorta: A Decision and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2020 Aug; 13(8):e006406. View abstract
  2. Carlson L, Pickard S, Gauvreau K, Baird C, Geva T, Nido PD, Nathan M. Preoperative Factors That Predict Recurrence after Repair of Discrete Subaortic Stenosis. Ann Thorac Surg. 2020 Jul 23. View abstract
  3. Pickard SS, Wong JB, Bucholz EM, Newburger JW, Tworetzky W, Lafranchi T, Benson CB, Wilkins-Haug LE, Porras D, Callahan R, Friedman KG. Fetal Aortic Valvuloplasty for Evolving Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome: A Decision Analysis. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2020 Apr; 13(4):e006127. View abstract
  4. O'Leary ET, Alexander ME, Bezzerides VJ, Drogosz M, Economy KE, Friedman KG, Pickard SS, Tworetzky W, Mah DY. Low mortality in fetal supraventricular tachycardia: Outcomes in a 30-year single-institution experience. J Cardiovasc Electrophysiol. 2020 May; 31(5):1105-1113. View abstract
  5. Sachdeva R, Valente AM, Armstrong AK, Cook SC, Han BK, Lopez L, Lui GK, Pickard SS, Powell AJ, Bhave NM, Sachdeva R, Valente AM, Pickard SS, Baffa JM, Banka P, Cohen SB, Glickstein JS, Kanter JP, Kanter RJ, Kim YY, Kipps AK, Latson LA, Lin JP, Parra DA, Rodriguez FH, Saarel EV, Srivastava S, Stephenson EA, Stout KK, Zaidi AN. ACC/AHA/ASE/HRS/ISACHD/SCAI/SCCT/SCMR/SOPE 2020 Appropriate Use Criteria for Multimodality Imaging During the Follow-Up Care of Patients With Congenital Heart Disease: A Report of the American College of Cardiology Solution Set Oversight Committee and Appropriate Use Criteria Task Force, American Heart Association, American Society of Echocardiography, Heart Rhythm Society, International Society for Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions, Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance, and Society of Pediatric Echocardiography. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2020 Feb 18; 75(6):657-703. View abstract
  6. Opotowsky AR, Pickard SS, Webb GD. Nuanced Interpretation of Administrative Data: The Case of Hospitalization for Infective Endocarditis in Adults With Tetralogy of Fallot. Can J Cardiol. 2019 06; 35(6):688-691. View abstract
  7. Pickard SS, Gauvreau K, Gurvitz M, Gagne JJ, Opotowsky AR, Jenkins KJ, Prakash A. A National Population-based Study of Adults With Coronary Artery Disease and Coarctation of the Aorta. Am J Cardiol. 2018 12 15; 122(12):2120-2124. View abstract
  8. Pickard SS, Gauvreau K, Gurvitz M, Gagne JJ, Opotowsky AR, Jenkins KJ, Prakash A. Stroke in Adults With Coarctation of the Aorta: A National Population-Based Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2018 06 01; 7(11). View abstract
  9. Opotowsky AR, Pickard SS, Geva T. Imaging adult patients with discrete subvalvar aortic stenosis. Curr Opin Cardiol. 2017 Sep; 32(5):513-520. View abstract
  10. Pickard SS, Geva A, Gauvreau K, del Nido PJ, Geva T. Long-term outcomes and risk factors for aortic regurgitation after discrete subvalvular aortic stenosis resection in children. Heart. 2015 Oct; 101(19):1547-53. View abstract
  11. Tang BT, Pickard SS, Chan FP, Tsao PS, Taylor CA, Feinstein JA. Wall shear stress is decreased in the pulmonary arteries of patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension: An image-based, computational fluid dynamics study. Pulm Circ. 2012 Oct; 2(4):470-6. View abstract
  12. Lee HC, Pickard SS, Sridhar S, Dutta S. Intestinal malrotation and catastrophic volvulus in infancy. J Emerg Med. 2012 Jul; 43(1):e49-51. View abstract
  13. Pickard SS, Feinstein JA, Popat RA, Huang L, Dutta S. Short- and long-term outcomes of necrotizing enterocolitis in infants with congenital heart disease. Pediatrics. 2009 May; 123(5):e901-6. View abstract