This pulmonary embolism grand rounds program is part of a series of outreach meetings for Cardiologists, Vascular, Interventional Radiologists, Radiology, Pulmonary, and Primary Care physicians and their midlevel providers.

It is a multi-institutional effort that includes providers from Michigan Medicine, Henry Ford Health System, Ascension Health, Columbia University, and Ohio State University.


• Discuss appropriate equipment and staff needs for patients requiring an acute pulmonary embolism intervention.
• Understand the clinical characteristics and needs of typical patients undergoing an acute pulmonary embolism intervention.
• Discuss logistical challenges to starting a program including clinical, staffing, administrative, and procedural.


Moderator: Sanjum S. Sethi, MD, MPH, Assistant Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center; Director, Pulmonary Embolism Response Team, Columbia Interventional Cardiovascular Care


Amir Darki, MD, MSc, Associate Professor of Medicine – Cardiology; Program Director, Interventional Cardiology; Co-Director – Pulmonary Embolism Response Team; Interventional Cardiologist, Loyola University Medical Center

Minhaj S. Khaja, MD, MBA, Associate Professor of Radiology, Vascular & Interventional Radiology; Co-Director PERT Program, UVA Health/Michigan Medicine

Rebekah L. Wiley, MBA, MSN, RN, CEN, Patient Care Director – Interventional Cardiology, New York Presbyterian – Columbia University Irving Medical Center


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