Physicians and staff
William Moskowitz, MD
Chairman, Division of Pediatric Cardiology
Patient Care Emphasis
Interventional cardiac catheterization, transplantation, preventative cardiology, cardiomyopathy
A graduate of the University of South Florida College of Medicine, Dr. Moskowitz is Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine and Chair of the Division of Pediatric Cardiology. He has been at MCV/VCU since 1984 after completing residency and fellowship at the Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia. He directs the Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory and the Pediatric Heart Transplantation Programs at VCUHS. He has expertise in interventional catheterization procedures in infants, children and adults.
He is the Program Director for the Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training Program at VCUHS. His research, in addition to congenital heart disease, has focused on the effects of childhood passive smoking on coronary artery risks. His work has been cited in the Surgeon General's Report and the EPA Report on Respiratory Health Effects of Passive Smoking.
He is the Secretary-Treasurer and Co-Chair of the Government Affairs Committee of the Virginia Chapter of the American Academy of Pediatrics. He served six years on the national American Academy of Pediatrics Committee on Federal Government Affairs.
Dr. Moskowitz serves as an Advisory Board Member of The Children’s Health Information Network. He is an active member in the Richmond-based International Hospital for Children, and a founder of the Mended Little Hearts, Virginia Chapter, a support group for families with children with congenital heart disease. He is a member of numerous professional societies and has been recognized as one of Greater Richmond’s Best Doctors and Best Docs for Kids by Richmond Magazine and America’s Top Doctors in Pediatric Cardiology.