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Linda Leatherbury, MD

The Center for Heart, Lung and Kidney Disease


Outpatient Cardiology

Children’s Research Institute (CRI)
Center for Genetic Medicine Research
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Specialties: Congenital Heart Disease and Anomalies

Board CertificationsAmerican Board of Pediatrics
American Board of Pediatrics/Pediatric Cardiology
National Provider Identifier1437243953

Service LocationsChildren's Outpatient Center of Northern Virginia
3023 Hamaker Court
Suite 300, Third Floor
Fairfax, VA 22031
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Phone: 571-226-8380
Fax: 571-226-8362
TypeSchoolLocationDegreeField of StudyYears
Undergraduate Education University of Virginia School of Medicine Charlottesville, VABachelor of Arts 1970 -1974
Medical School Medical College of Georgia Augusta, GADoctor of Medicine 1974 -1978
National & International Recognitions
Top DoctorsNorthern Virginia Magazine2013

Affiliations and Memberships
TitleInstitutionCommittee / SectionYears
MemberThe American Pediatric Society2008 - 2009
MemberAmerican Academy of PediatricsDC Chapter2001 - 2009
MemberSociety of Pediatric Echocardiography2002 - 2009
MemberThe American Society for Echocardiography2002 - 2009
MemberAmerican College of CardiologyCommittee on Pediatric Cardiology1994 - 2000
TitleStudy NameInstitutionYears
Principal InvestigatorCiliary Dysfunction as an Underlying Etiology Linking Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia with Heterotaxy and Complex Congenital Heart Disease Children's National Medical Center2008 - 2009
Principal InvestigatorGenes Causing Ebstein’s Anomaly in Belarus and the UkraineNational Heart, Lung and Blood Institute/National Institute of Health2007
Principal InvestigatorGene Environmental Interactions in Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and Other Left Heart MalformationsChildren's National Medical Center2007
Read more about the research interests of Linda Leatherbury
Journal Article, Leatherbury, L., Lo, C.W., Tian, X., Yu, Q. (2008), Cardiovascular Assessment of Fetal Mice by in Utero Echocardiography, Ultrasound Medicine & Biology, 34, 5, 741-752.

Journal Article, Chatterjee, B., Leatherbury, L., Lo, C.W., Shen, Y., Slack, G., Rosenthal, J., Walker, D.L., Yu, Q., Yu, Z. (2008), Use of Novel ECG-gated Ultrasound Analysis of a New Mouse Model of X-linked Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy in Revision for AJP, Heart and Circulatory Physiology .

Journal Article, Aune, C.N., Bracero, L., Chatterjee, B., Francis, R., Leatherbury, L., Lo, C.W., Rosenthal, J., Yu, Q., Zhao, X.Q. (2008), Mouse Model of Heterotaxy Syndrome with Single Ventricle Spectrum of Cardiac Anomalies, Pediatric Research, 63, 1, 9-14.

Journal Article, Chatterjee, B., Leatherbury, L., Lo, C.W., Tian, X., Walker, D.L., Yu, Q., Yu, Z. (2008), A Novel mouse Model of X-Linked Cardiac Hypertrophy, American Journal of Physiology-Heart and Circulatory Physiology, 294, 2701-2711.

Book Chapter, Leatherbury, L., Lo, C. (2008), Transposition of the Great Arteries, In Leatherbury, L., Lo, C., Encyclopedia of Molecular Mechanism of Diseases, New York, NY, Springer-Verlag .

Conference Presentation - Poster, Leatherbury, L., Lo, C.W., Rosenthal, J., Tan, S.Y., Zhao, X.Q. (2008), A Mouse Model of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia Reveals High Frequencies of Heterotaxy and Complex Congenital Heart Defects, Poster session presented at the Children’s National Medical Center Research Day

Journal Article, Francis, R., Frank, L., Leatherbury, L., Li, X., Lo, C., Sahn, D., Samtani, R., Yu, Q. (2008), Ventricular Twist in Infant Mice with Situs Inversus: An Analysis by High Frequency Ultrasound Imaging, Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, 21, 5, 550.

Journal Article, Anderson, S., Dhanantwari, P., Leatherbury, L., Lee, E., Lo, C., Lockett, E., Samtani, R., Yamada, S. (2008), Landmark Study of First Trimester Cardiac Development of the Human Fetus, Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, 21, 5, 607.

Journal Article, Frank, L., Houle, H., Leatherbury, L., Lo, C.W., Neimann, P.S., Sahn, D.J., Yu, Q. (2008), Insights into Ventricular Mechanics in the Unlooped Heart: Ventricular Twisting and Untwisting in a Fetal Mouse Model of Right Atrial Isomerism Single Ventricle, Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, 21, 5, 517.

Journal Article, Bracero, L., Chatterjee, B., Connelly, P., Daniels, P., Francis, R., Linask, K.L., Leatherbury, L., Lo, C.W., Omran, H., Qing, Y., Rosenthal, J., Sabol, S.L., Tan, S., Zhao, X. (2007), Heterotaxy and Complex Structural Heart Defects in a Mutant Mouse Model of Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia, The Journal of Clinical Investigation, 117, 12, 3742-3752.

For a more comprehensive list of publications for Linda Leatherbury, MD view the National Library of Medicine’s PubMed online database

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