Biography

Dr. Gibbin is a non-invasive Pediatric Cardiologist with expertise in Fetal echo, echo and community clinic expansion and development. Her greatest strengths are in new patient recruitment and program development. She has expertise in Acquired Congenital Heart Defects, Preventive Cardiology and evaluation of athletes for cardiac clearance. I am active in teaching at the resident, cardiac fellow, local and National level in Pediatric cardiology and Fetal Cardiology.

Education

Medical School Virginia Commonwealth University (1976)
Internship Georgetown University Hospital - GME (1978), Pediatrics
Residency Emory Univ School of Medicine - Pediatrics (1980), Pediatrics
Fellowship Children's National Medical Center - GME (1991), Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interest

  • Adolescent Cardiology
  • Kawasaki Disease
  • Lipid Disorders
  • Marfan's Syndrome

Research Interest

  • RV:LV disproportion in the fetus

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

Abdominal wall defects and congenital heart disease.
Gibbin, Touch, Broth and Bergella Ultrasound Obstet Gynecol. April 2003 4/21 334-337.

Honors & Awards

  • Legion of Merit
    (1998)
  • Navy Meritorious Service Medal
    (1995)
  • Navy Commendation Medal
    (1988)
  • Navy Achievement Medal
    (1984)
  • 1980-2000: U.S. Navy (MD), Honorable Discharge
    (0)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP)
  • American College of Cardiology (ACC)
  • American Heart Association (AHA)
  • American society of Echocardiography (ASE)
  • Society of Pediatric Echocardiography