R. Andrew de Freitas, MD

Biography

  • Attending Physician, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

See Lurie Children's Provider Profile

Education and Background

  • Fellowship in Adult Cardiology, Boston Medical Center 1997-2000
  • Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology, Adult Congenital Heart Disease, Children's Hospital Boston 1995-1997, 2000-2001
  • Residency in Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, Massachusetts General Hospital 1990-1991
  • MD, University of California David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA 1990

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Clinical and Community Trials

Recent Publication

Natural history of TANGO2 deficiency disorder: Baseline assessment of 73 patients.

Clinical and Community Trials

Research Interests

Pediatric Radiology, Cardiovascular CT and MRI, Congenital Heart Disease

Recent Publication

Impact of pulmonary artery flow distribution on Fontan hemodynamics and flow energetics.

Basic and Preclinical Science

Isabelle De Plaen, MD

Principal Investigator

De Plaen Laboratory

Research Interests

Cytokines, Digestive System (Including Gallbladder and Liver), Immunology, Necrotizing Enterocolitis, Neonatal Necrotizing Entercolitis

Recent Publication

Nailfold Capillaroscopy: A Promising, Noninvasive Approach to Predict Retinopathy of Prematurity.

Research Interests

Cardiovascular Imaging, Kawasaki Disease, Multisystem Inflammatory Disease in Children, COVID-related Cardiac Abnormalities, Medical Education

Recent Publication

Prevalence of Abnormal Hemoglobin A1c Values in Single Ventricle Patients Following Fontan Palliation.

Basic and Preclinical Science

Research Interests

Microbiome, Host-microbial interactions, Infectious diseases, Molecular pathogenesis

Recent Publication

Nasal Dysbiosis in Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma Is Characterized by Shifts in Relative Abundances of Non-Staphylococcus Bacteria.

Community, Population Health, and Outcomes

Research Interests

Health Policy, Healthcare Quality, Health Disparities, Outcome Measures

Recent Publication

Translating the Value of the Academic Surgeon Into Salary, Time, and Resources.