Keynote Speaker

James Reagor headshotWe are pleased to announce James A. Reagor, MPS, CCP, FPP as our keynote speaker of the 23rd Annual Update on Perfusion Conference!

Jim graduated from The University of Iowa in 1995 with a degree in Perfusion Technology and followed that up in 2014 with a Masters in perfusion science from the University of Nebraska. He is currently employed at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center as the Director of Cardiovascular Perfusion and is an Assistant Professor at the University of Cincinnati. Jim serves on AmSECT’s Board of Directors, the Government Relations Committee, the Pediatric and Congenital Committee, the Fellow of Pediatric Perfusion selection team, and Co-Chairs the MCS Committee. He is currently AmSECT’s President and his past service includes two terms as Secretary for AmSECT’s Board of Directors, one term as Zone Director, and Perfusion Without Borders Committee Chair, President and Treasurer of the Oklahoma Association of Certified Perfusionists, and the Vice-President of the Maryland State Perfusion Society. Jim’s areas of focus include the use of registry data and dedicated perfusion electronic medical records to improve perfusion practice and minimizing practice variation in the field of congenital perfusion.

Stay tuned as we announce more featured speakers soon!