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Gerard Martin, MD
Dr. Martin is the Senior Vice President of The Center for Heart, Lung and Kidney Disease and co-director of the at Children's National Heart Institute.
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Interim Vice President, Global Services
Medical Director, Global Services
During his one-month-old checkup at a local doctor’s office in California, Maryland, Aidan’s pediatrician detected a rapid heartbeat. He immediately sent them to Children’s National where doctors confirmed that Aidan’s tiny heart was beating twice as fast as it should be.
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