Lynn Mahony, M.D.

Professor

Department: Pediatrics

Biography

Education 1972 - S.B. Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts. 1975 - M.D. Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California. 1975 - 1978 Resident in Pediatrics, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California. 1978 - 1981 Research Fellow, Cardiovascular Research Institute; Fellow in Pediatric Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco,California. Certifications 1976 - Diplomate, National Board of Medical Examiners 1979 - Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics (Pediatrics) 1981 - Certified by the American Board of Pediatrics(Sub-board of Cardiology) 1997 - Elective Recertification, American Board of Pediatrics (Sub-board of Cardiology) Licensure - Texas Positions Held 2002 - Professor of Pediatrics (with tenure), University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 1996- Director, Fellowship Training, Cardiology Division 1991 - 2001 Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology), University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center 1985 - 1991 Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology), University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas 1981 - 1985 Assistant Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology), Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana

Education

Medical School Stanford University School of Medicine (1975)
Residency Stanford University Hospital (1978), Pediatrics
Research Fellowship University of California at San Francisco (1981), Pediatric Cardiology
Fellowship University of California at San Francisco (1981), Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Congenital Heart Disease
  • Dilated Aorta
  • Heart Evaluation in Student Athletes
  • Heart Muscle Disease
  • Marfan's Syndrome

Research Interests

  • Congestive heart failure
  • Kawasaki disease
  • Marfan syndrome
  • Quality of life in pediatric patients with heart disease

Publications

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Enalapril in infants with single ventricle: results of a multicenter randomized trial

Hsu DT, Zak V, Mahony L, Sleeper LA, Atz AM, Levine JC, Barker PC, Ravishankar C, McCrindle BW, Williams RV, Altmann K, Ghanayem NS, Margossian R, Chung WK, Border WL, Pearson GD, Stylianou MP, Mital S Circulation 2010 122 333-340

Comparison of Shunt Types in the Norwood Procedure for Single-Ventricle Lesions

Ohye RG, Sleeper LA, Mahony L, Newburger JW Pearson GD, Lu M, Goldberg CS, Tabbutt S, Frommelt PC, Ghanayem NS, Laussen PC, Rhodes JF, Lewis AB, Mital S, Ravishankar C, Williams IA, Dunbar-Masterson C, Atz AM, Colan S, Minich LL, Pizarro C, Kanter KR, Jaggers J, Jacobs JP, Krawczeski CD, McCrindle BW, Virzi L, Gaynor JW N Engl J Med 2010 362 1980-1992

Neonatal Cardiology, McGraw Hill Inc., New York, NY, 2nd edition

Artman M, Mahony L, Teitel D 2010

Evaluation of Health-related Quality of Life in Children and Adolescents with Congenital or Acquired Heart Disease: Validation of the Pediatric Cardiac Quality of Life Inventory

Marino B, Tomlinson R, Wernovsky, G, Drotar, D, Newburger J, Mahony L, Mussatto K, Tong E, Cohen M, Andersen C, Shera D, Khoury P. Wray J, Gaynor JW, Helfaer M, Kazak A, Shea J Pediatrics 2010 126 498-508

Contemporary Outcomes after the Fontan Procedure: A Pediatric Heart Network Multicenter Study

Anderson, PAW, Sleeper, LA, Mahony, L, Colan, SD, Atz, AM, Breitbart, RE, Gersony WM, Gallagher, D, Geva, T, Margossian, R., McCrindle, B, Paridon, S, Schwartz, M, Stylianou, M, Williams, RV, Clark, BJ J Am Coll Cardiol 2008 52 85-98

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Books

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Honors/Awards

  • Protocol Chair
    Pediatric Heart Disease Clinical Research Network (NIH) (2011)
  • US News and World Report
    Top US Doctor (2011)
  • Core Clerkship Teaching Award
    Medical Student Teaching (2009)
  • William J. Rashkind Memorial Lecturer
    Cardiology 2009 Meeting, sponsored by the Children?s Hospital of Philadelphia (2009)
  • Meritorious Achievement Award
    American Heart Association (2007)
  • Editorial Board, Circulation
    (2004)
  • Chair
    Pediatric Heart Disease Clinical Research Network (NIH) (2001)
  • Walter M. Kirkendall, MD, American Heart Association
    Scientist/Educator Volunteer of the Year (1995)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Dallas County Medical Society (1985-2011)
  • Texas Medical Association (1985-2011)
  • American Academy of Pediatrics (1982-2011)
  • Fellow, American Heart Association (1980-2011)