CCF’s Medical Advisory Board consists of leaders in the field of genetics and pediatric cardiology. Medical advisors provide guidance on the Foundation’s research agenda, oversee the research grant program, and offer medical advice on patient related issues.

Wendy K. Chung, MD, PHD

Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons – Kennedy Family Professor of Pediatrics and Medicine
Columbia University Medical Center - Director of Clinical Genetics
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Steve D. Colan, MD

Harvard Medical School - Professor of Pediatrics
Boston Children's Hospital – Director of Clinical Research in Cardiology
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Daphne T. Hsu, MD

Albert Einstein College of Medicine – Professor of Pediatrics
Children's Hospital at Montefiore – Chief of Pediatric Cardiology, Co-Director of the Pediatric Heart Center
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Steven E. Lipshultz, MD

University at Buffalo Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences – Professor and Chair of Pediatrics
Kaleida Health – Chief of Service of Pediatrics
John R. Oishei Children's Hospital – Medical Director of Pediatrics Services Business Development
University at Buffalo Pediatric Associates – President
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Shelley D. Miyamoto, MD

University of Colorado – Associate Professor, Millisor Chair in Pediatric Heart Disease
Children’s Hospital Colorado – Director of the Cardiomyopathy Program
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Joseph W. Rossano, MD, MS

University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine – Associate Professor
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia – Chief of Pediatric Cardiology
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Jeff A. Towbin, MD

University of Tennessee Health Science Center – Professor, Chair of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Research
Le Bonheur Children's Hospital – Chief of Pediatric Cardiology, Executive Co-director of The Heart Institute
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital – Chief of Cardiology
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