John Lynn Jefferies, MD, MPH, FAAP, FACC
Professor, Pediatric Cardiology and Adult Cardiovascular Disease; Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiomyopathy, Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, USA
Dr. Jefferies’s current research interests include heritable causes of vascular disease, novel drug therapies for advanced heart failure, novel gene discovery in cardiomyopathy, characterization and management of left ventricular noncompaction (LVNC), and early diagnosis and management of chemotherapy induced cardiotoxicity. He has authored or co-authored over 120 peer-reviewed manuscripts and book chapters on Cardiomyopathy, Cardiovascular Genetics, and Adults with Congenital Heart Disease.
Dr. Jefferies completed his combined Pediatric and Adult Cardiology training at the Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas, at the Texas Children’s Hospital and the Texas Heart Institute. He is on the Editorial Board for several cardiovascular journals and is an active member of numerous professional organizations including the Heart Failure Society of America, the American College of Cardiology, and the American Heart Association.