Education

  1. Senior Fellow - Pediatric and Congential Interventional Cardiology University of California San Francisco Medical Center
  2. Clinical Fellowship - Pediatric Cardiology Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. Chief Resident - Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. Residency - Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  5. MD University of North Carolina School of Medicine
  6. BA - Russian; Minor in Political Science Brigham Young University

Certifications

  1. General Pediatrics
  2. Pediatric Cardiology

Academic rank

  1. Assistant Professor of Pediatrics

Professional Highlights

  • Merck Award 2002
  • Graduation Marshall 2002
  • John B. Graham Student Research Society 2002
  • Dean’s List Fall Semester 1998
  • University Half-Tuition Scholarship 1997-1998
  • Freshman Honors Program 1993-1994
  • University Full-Tuition Scholarship 1993-1994

Interests

  • Transcatheter pulmonary valve implantation
  • Transcatheter tricuspid "valve-in-valve" placement
  • Balloon pulmonary valvuloplasty in adults and children
  • Percutaneous occluder device therapy
  • Transcatheter management of coarctation of the aorta
  • Transcatheter stent implantation
  • Effect of transcatheter interventions on quality of life and exercise capacity

Publications

See my publications

Research

See a description of research activities.