Joseph W. Rossano

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Medical Director, Heart Transplantation, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Medical Director, Cardiomyopathy and Heart Failure Program, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Core Faculty, Center for Pediatric Clinical Effectiveness, The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute
Executive Director, The Cardiac Center, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Senior Fellow, Leonard Davis Institute of Health Care Economics, University of Pennsylvania
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
Division of Cardiology
34th Street and Civic Center Boulevard
Room 8NW81
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-425-6116
Fax: 215-590-1340
B.S. (Zoology)
Northern Arizona University, 1996.
M.D. (Doctor of Medicine )
The University of Arizona College of Medicine, 2001.
M.S. (Clinical Research)
Baylor College of Medicine, 2011.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Clinical epidemiology and outcomes research in pediatric heart failrue and transplant

Selected Publications

Matthew J, Villa C, Morales D, Chin C, Zafar F, Rossano J, Lake M, Lorts A: Favorable waitlist and post transplant outcomes in children and adolescents supported with durable continuous flow ventricular assist devices. American Journal of Transplantation 2016 Notes: In Press.

Moffett BS, Humlicek TJ, Rossano JW, Price JF, Cabrera AG: Readmissions for heart failure in children. The Journal of Pediatrics 2016 Notes: In Press.

Arnaoutakis GJ, Blitzer D, Fuller S, Eckhauser AW, Montenegro LM, Rossano JW, Gaynor JW: Mechanical circulatory support as a bridge to transplant for the failing single ventricle. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery. In Press, 2016.

Bui C, Wilson RB, Lynch DR, Rossano JW, Elci O, Lin KY: Cardiac serum biomarkers in Friedreich ataxia may reflect fibrosis, myocyte injury and degree of hypertrophy. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 35: S172, 2016.

Lipshultz S, Wilkinson, Shi L, Towbin J, Canter C, Hsu D, Webber S, Everitt M, Pahl E, Jefferies J, Rossano J, Addonizio L, Dodd D, Ware S, Molina K, Colan S: The cardiac biomarkers in children with cardiomyopathy multicenter study: preliminary results for pediatric hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Journal of the American college of Cardiology 67: S1509, 2016.

Almond CSD, Lorts A, Daly K, Liu E, Rosenthal D, Bulic A, Gurvitz M, Shin A, Rossano J, Price J: Moving toward a national consensus on pediatric heart failure and quality measures: the ACC quality metrics working group initiative. Journal of the American college of Cardiology 67: S1002, 2016.

Nandi D, Lin KY, O’Connor MJ, Elci O, Kim JJ, Decker JA, Price JF, Morales DLS, Denfield SW, Dreyer WJ, Jeffereis JL, Rossano JW: Hospital charges for pediatric heart failure related hospitalization from 2000-2009. Pediatric Cardiology 2016 Notes: In Press.

Rossano JW, Hoffman TM, Jefferies JL, Lorts A, Kirsch RE: Clinical controversies in heart failure and transplantation. World Journal for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery 7: 63-71, 2016.

Yuerek M, Rossano JW, Mascio CE, Shaddy RE: Post-operative management of heart failure in pediatric patients. Expert Review of Cardiovascular Therapy 2016 Notes: In Press.

Rossano JW, Shaddy RE: Heart Transplantation After the Fontan Operation. The Single Ventricle: From Fetus to Adulthood. Fogel MA (eds.). Wiley, 2016 Notes: In Press.

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Last updated: 07/30/2016
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