Linda Leatherbury, MD Cardiologist

Education & Training

Education & Training

  • Fellowship Program, Pediatric Cardiology, 1985
    Children's National Medical Center
  • Residency Program, General Pediatrics, 1981
    Children's National Medical Center
  • MD, 1978
    Medical College of Georgia
  • BA, 1974
    University of Virginia School of Medicine
Patient Stories

Patient Stories: Linda Leatherbury

Patient story

Alexis's Story

"She likes to show off her scar and tell whoever listens that Children's National fixed her heart."

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

A Novel mouse Model of XLinked Cardiac Hypertrophy

(2008) American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology

Cardiovascular Assessment of Fetal Mice by in Utero Echocardiography

(2008) Ultrasound Medicine & Biology

Childrens National Medical Center Research Day

(2008) A Mouse Model of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Reveals High Frequencies of Heterotaxy and Complex Congenital Heart Defects

Heterotaxy and Complex Structural Heart Defects in a Mutant Mouse Model of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia

(2007) The Journal of Clinical Investigation

Heterotaxy and Complex Structural Heart Defects in a Mutant Mouse Model of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia

(2007) The Journal of Clinical Investigation

Insights into Ventricular Mechanics in the Unlooped Heart Ventricular Twisting and Untwisting in a Fetal Mouse Model of Right Atrial Isomerism Single Ventricle

(2008) Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography

Landmark Study of First Trimester Cardiac Development of the Human Fetus

(2008) Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography

Mouse Model of Heterotaxy Syndrome with Single Ventricle Spectrum of Cardiac Anomalies

(2008) Pediatric Research

Transposition of the Great Arteries

(2008) Encyclopedia of Molecular Mechanism of Diseases

Use of Novel ECGgated Ultrasound Analysis of a New Mouse Model of Xlinked Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Revision for AJP

(2008) Heart and Circulatory Physiology

Ventricular Twist in Infant Mice with Situs Inversus An Analysis by High Frequency Ultrasound Imaging

(2008) Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography

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