Kimberly Y Lin, MD

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Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology) 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

Rossano J, Lin KY, Edwards JJ: Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure in Children. Pediatric Cardiology. Abdulla, R (eds.). Springer, Cham, Jul 2023.

Burstein D, Kimmel S, Putt M, Rossano J, VanderPluym C, Ankola A, Lorts A, Maeda K, O'Connor M, Edelson J, Lin K, Buchholz H, Conway J: Cost-effectiveness of bivalirudin in pediatric ventricular assist devices. J Heart Lung Transplant 42(3): 390-397, Mar 2023.

Restaino K, Zhang X, Faerber JA, Rossano JW, Burstein D, Wittlieb-Weber CA, Lin KY, Edelson JB, Edwards JJ, O'Connor MJ: Temporal trends in primary payers in pediatric heart transplant and association with long-term survival Pediatr Transplant Page: e14484, Feb 2023 Notes: Epub ahead of print.

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.

Burstein DS, Rossano JW, Lindenfeld J, Schlendorf KH, Do N, Godown J, O'Connor MJ, Maeda K, Edelson JB, Lin KY, Mazurek JA, Scholl SR, Menachem JN.: Association of Donors With US Public Health Service Risk Criteria and Outcomes After Adult vs Pediatric Cardiac Transplant. JAMA Cardiol 7(11): 1121-1127, Nov 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 28(9): 1445-1455, Sept 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 22(1): 795, Jul 2022.

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

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.

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Last updated: 09/20/2023
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