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Brett Anderson, MD, MBA: Co-Director of Outcomes and Quality for the Pediatric Heart Center at Columbia University Medical Center

  • JMEC 516 Philadelphia, PA 19104 (map)

Please join us for a lunch talk with Dr. Brett Anderson! Dr. Anderson is pediatric cardiologist and health services researcher, who blends her medical, business, and statistical backgrounds to study quality and value associated with the management of pediatric heart disease. She has published multiple papers on the timing of surgical operations. She is also the Co-Director of Outcomes and Quality for the Pediatric Heart Center at Columbia University Medical Center. Her current research focuses on the integration of national datasets and the application of transdisciplinary methodology to the study of cost, outcomes, and value for children with congenital heart disease.

Dr. Anderson will share her expertise in the management on pediatric congenital heart diseases, her experience as a young female leader in medicine and how she integrates her diverse educational background in her career.

Dr. Brett Anderson received her undergraduate degree Magna Cum Laude from Yale University. She then completed her medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, a Master’s in Business Administration from The Wharton School, and a Master’s in Patient Oriented Research/Biostatistics from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. She completed her general pediatrics residency at The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and a fellowship in pediatric cardiology here at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, prior to joining our faculty as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC, in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology. She is board certified in both general pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. She is currently funded by the National Institutes of Health / National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (K23 HL133454).