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Joseph J. Sistino

Joseph J. Sistino PhD CCP Associate Professor and Program Director

Joseph J. Sistino Ph.D., CCP, FPP
Professor and Division Director
Division of Cardiovascular Perfusion
151-B Rutledge Avenue, MSC 962
Charleston, SC 29425

Office: B436
843-792-9262
sistinoj@musc.edu

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Education

  • Ph.D. Health and Rehabilitation Science, Medical University of South Carolina (2012)
  • MS Clinical Research, Medical University of South Carolina (2005)
  • MPA Health Care Administration, Long Island University (1980)
  • BS Cardiopulmonary Technology/Respiratory Therapy, State University of New York (1974)

Areas of Teaching

  • Principles and Practices of Extracorporeal Circulation
  • Clinical Experience in Perfusion
  • Perfusion Research

Research Interests

  • Quality of life after pediatric cardiac surgery including the development of ADHD
  • Use of simulation in perfusion education

Recent Publications

  • Sistino, J. J., Fitzgerald D. .Epidemiology of cardiovascular disease in the United States: implications for the perfusion profession. A 2017 update. Perfusion; March 2017 DOI: 10.1177/0267659117696140
  • Dijoy, L., Dean, J.S, Bistrick C., Sistino J. J. (2015) The History of Goal Directed Therapy and Relevance to Cardiopulmonary Bypass. The Journal of Extra-corporeal Technology, 47:90-94.
  • Sistino, J. J., Atz, A. M., Ellis, C., Jr., Simpson, K. N., Ikonomidis, J. S., & Bradley, S. M. (2015). Association between Method of Cerebral Protection during Neonatal Aortic Arch Surgery and Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 100(2), 663-670.
  • Gavin C, Coblentz, J, Acsell JR, Shackelford, Sistino J. J. (2015) Safety testing of left ventricular vent valves. The Journal of Extra-corporeal Technology, 47:29–31.
  • Thompson K, Allred, J, Deyo A, Sievert A. Sistino, J. J. (2014) Effect of New Heparin Potency on Activated Clotting Time during Pediatric Cardiac Surgery: A Retrospective Chart Review.  The Journal of Extra-corporeal Technology, 46:224–228.
  • Sistino, J. J. (2014). The case for a single entry level into the perfusion profession by 2020. [Editorial]. The Journal of Extra-corporeal Technology, 46(2), 127-129.
  • Ferguson, Z., Yarborough, D., Jarvis, B., & Sistino, JJ. (2014). Evidence-based medicine and myocardial protection - where is the evidence? Perfusion.
  • Douds, M., Straub, E., Kent, A., Bistrick, C., & Sistino, J. (2014). A systematic review of cerebral oxygenation-monitoring devices in cardiac surgery. Perfusion, 29(6), 545-552.
  • Bassett, G., Lin, J., Tran, M., & Sistino, J. (2014). Evaluating the potential risks of bubble studies during echocardiography. Perfusion.
  • Sistino, J. J., Atz, A. M., Simpson, K. N., Ellis, C., Ikonomidis, J. S., & Bradley, S. M. (2014). The prevalence of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder following neonatal aortic arch repair. Cardiology in the Young, 1-7.
  • Sistino, J. J. (2013). Commentary on: Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder after neonatal surgery: review of the pathophysiology and risk factors. [Comment]. Perfusion, 28(6), 495.
  • Sistino, J. J. (2013). Attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder after neonatal surgery: review of the pathophysiology and risk factors. Perfusion, 28(6), 484-494.

Recent Presentations

  • 2017 “Technique For Air Embolism Simulation With Retrograde Cerebral Perfusion” American Academy for Cardiovascular Perfusion, San Diego CA
  • 2016 “From Testing Vent Valves to Microemboli Counting - How Research Influences Clinical Perfusion Practice” Tongariro New Zealand Cardiac Surgical Meeting.
  • 2016 “Quality of Life after Neonatal Heart Surgery Related to ADHD and the Method of Cerebral Protection” Tongariro New Zealand Cardiac Surgical Meeting
  • 2016 “Simulation for the Masses:Taking it to the Streets” Tongariro New Zealand Cardiac Surgical Meeting
  • 2016 “Learning to Manage Critical Events During Cardiopulmonary Bypass with Simulation - The Team Approach” Tongariro New Zealand Cardiac Surgical Meeting
  • 2016 “Development of the Heart-Lung Machine-The Key to Corrective Cardiac Surgery” MUSC CHP 50th Anniversary Lecture Series
  • 2016 “Quality of Life after Neonatal Heart Surgery” American Academy for Cardiovascular Perfusion, Savannah GA
  • 2016 “Epidemiology Of Cardiovascular Disease, Implications For The Perfusion Profession- An Update” American Academy for Cardiovascular Perfusion, Savannah GA
  • Sistino, J.J. "Computer Assisted Tracking of Students’ Performance During Clinical Rotations." American Academy for Cardiovascular Perfusion, February 2015. San Antonio, TX.
  • Sistino, J.J. "The Emergence of High-Fidelity Simulation as a Standard for Perfusion Education." American Academy for Cardiovascular Perfusion, February 2015. San Antonio, TX.
  • Sistino, J.J. "Self-Directed Learning Using A Combination Of Cardiopulmonary Bypass Simulators." ASAHP, October 2014. Las Vegas, NV.
  • Sistino, J.J. "Quality of Life After Neonatal Heart Surgery." American Society of Extracorporeal Circulation, March 2014. San Diego, CA.
  • Sistino, J.J.  "Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder and The Prevalence of Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder Following Neonatal Aortic Arch Repair." Poster Presentation. 14th Annual International Symposium on Congenital Heart Disease, February 2014. St. Petersburg, FL.
  • Sistino, J.J. "The Association Between the Method of Cerebral Protection During Neonatal Aortic Arch Surgery and ADHD." Poster Presentation. 14th Annual International Symposium on Congenital Heart Disease, February 2014. St. Petersburg, FL.
  • Sistino, J.J. "Changes in Higher Education and the Impact on Perfusion Education—The Educator’s Perspective." 2014. Orlando, FL.
  • Sistino, J.J. "ADHD after Neonatal Heart Surgery." American Society of Extracorporeal Circulation, March 2013. Las Vegas, NV.
  • Sistino, J.J. "Improving Outcomes by Improving non-Technical Skills." American Society of Extracorporeal Circulation, March 2013. Las Vegas, NV.
  • Sistino, J.J. "The Evolution of Simulation Training at the Medical University of South Carolina." American Society of Extracorporeal Circulation, March 2013. Las Vegas, NV.
  • Sistino, J.J. "Assessment of Non-Technical Skills for Perfusionists Using Simulation." American Academy of Cardiovascular Perfusion, January 2013. Los Angeles, CA.
  • Sistino, J.J. "Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder after Neonatal Heart Surgery- What are the Risk Factors?" American Academy of Cardiovascular Perfusion, January 2013. Los Angeles, CA.

Recent Awards

  • AMSECT Perfusionist of the Year, April 2015
  • AACP Earl Lawrence Scientific Award - Coauthor of paper, 2007
  • AMSECT Scientific Presentation Award - Coauthor of paper, 2007
 
 
 

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