Kimberly Y Lin, MD

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Attending Physician, Department of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Co-Director, Penn-CHOP Joint Familial Cardiomyopathy Program
Cardiac Director, Penn-CHOP Friedreich Ataxia Center of Excellence
Medical Director, Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Program, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
Department: Pediatrics

Contact information
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia
3401 Civic Center Blvd, 8NW86
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 267-426-2882
Fax: 215-590-1340
University of Michigan, College of Literature, Science and Arts, 1998.
University of Michigan, Medical School, 2002.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Heart transplantation
Heart failure

Description of Research Expertise

Heart transplantation
Heart failure

Selected Publications

Corben LA, Collins V, Milne S, Farmer J, Musheno A, Lynch D, Subramony S, Pandolfo M, Schulz JB, Lin K, Delatycki MB; Clinical Management Guidelines Writing Group: Clinical management guidelines for Friedreich ataxia: best practice in rare diseases. Orphanet J Rare Dis 17(1): 415, Nov 2022.

Rossano JW, Lin KY: Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy: A Problem at Any Age. J Am Coll Cardiol 79(20): 1998-2000, May 2022.

Reza N, Edwards JJ, Katcoff H, Mondal A, Griffis H, Rossano JW, Lin KY, Holzhauser HL, Wald JW, Owens AT, Cappola TP, Birati EY, Edelson JB: Sex Differences in Left Ventricular Assist Device-related Emergency Department Encounters in the United States. Journal of Cardiac Failure May 2022 Notes: Online ahead of print.

Mejia E, Lin KY, Okunowo O, Iacobellis KA, Matesanz SE, Brandsema JF, Wittlieb-Weber CA, Katcoff H, Griffis H, Edelson JB: Healthcare Utilization of Cardiac Specialty Care in Children with Muscular Dystrophy in the United States. Journal of the American Heart Association 11(8), April 2022.

Berger JH, Faerber JA, Chen F, Lin KY, Brothers JA, O’Byrne ML: Adherence with lipid screening guidelines in children with acquired and congenital heart disease: An observational study using data from The Marketscan Commercial and Medicaid Databases. Journal of the American Heart Association 11(7), April 2022.

McNerney KO, Oranges K, Seif AE, Oshrine B, Ky B, Lin KY, Getz KD, Aplenc R: Acute Left Ventricular Dysfunction Following Gemtuzumab Ozogamicin in Two Pediatric AML Patients. Journal of Pediatric Hematology Oncology 44(2): e507-511, Mar 2022.

Vazquez Alvarez MDC, Cantor R, Koehl D, Nandi D, Kemna MS, Urschel S, West SC, Lin KY, Lim HM, Allain-Rooney T, Dipchand AI: The evolution of pediatric heart retransplantation over three decades: An analysis from the PHTS. Journal of Heart Lung Transplantation Mar 2022 Notes: Online ahead of print.

Burstein DS, McBride MG, Edelson JB, Rossano JW, O'Connor MJ, Lin KY, Mascio CE, Paridon SM: Safety and Feasibility of Exercise Rehabilitation in Children with Ventricular Assist Devices. Ped Cardiology Feb 2022 Notes: Online ahead of print.

Edelson JB, Edwards JJ, Katcoff H, Mondal A, Chen F, Reza N, Hanff TC, Griffis H, Mazurek JA, Wald J, Burstein DS, Atluri P, O'Connor MJ, Goldberg LR, Zamani P, Groeneveld PW, Rossano JW, Lin KY, Birati EY: Novel Risk Model to Predict Emergency Department Associated Mortality for Patients Supported With a Ventricular Assist Device: The Emergency Department-Ventricular Assist Device Risk Score. Journal of the American Heart Association 11(2): e020942, Jan 2022.

Song M, Armenian SH, Bhandari R, Lee K, Ness K, Putt M, Lindenfeld L, Manoukian S, Wade K, Dedio A, Guzman T, Hampton I, Lin K, Baur J, McCormack S, Mostoufi-Moab S: Exercise training and NR supplementation to improve muscle mass and fitness in adolescent and young adult hematopoietic cell transplant survivors: a randomized controlled trial. BMC Cancer 2022 Notes: Accepted for publication, 7/1/2022.

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