Education

Medical School
UT Southwestern Medical School (2008)
Residency
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2011), Pediatrics
Chief Resident
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2012), Pediatrics
Fellowship
UT Southwestern/Children's Medical Center (2015), Pediatric Cardiology
Fellowship
Children's Hospital Boston (2016), Pediatric Heart Failure/transplant

Publications

Featured Publications LegendFeatured Publications

HeartWare: A Worldwide Wonder in Pediatrics.
Sutcliffe DL, Jaquiss RDB Semin. Thorac. Cardiovasc. Surg. 2018 Jun
Comparison of basiliximab vs antithymocyte globulin for induction in pediatric heart transplant recipients: An analysis of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation database.
Butts RJ, Dipchand AI, Sutcliffe D, Bano M, Dimas V, Morrow R, Das B, Kirk R Pediatr Transplant 2018 Jun 22 4 e13190
Post-transplant outcomes in pediatric ventricular assist device patients: A PediMACS-Pediatric Heart Transplant Study linkage analysis.
Sutcliffe DL, Pruitt E, Cantor RS, Godown J, Lane J, Turrentine MW, Law SP, Lantz JL, Kirklin JK, Bernstein D, Blume ED J. Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Dec
Second annual Pediatric Interagency Registry for Mechanical Circulatory Support (Pedimacs) report: Pre-implant characteristics and outcomes.
Blume ED, VanderPluym C, Lorts A, Baldwin JT, Rossano JW, Morales DLS, Cantor RS, Miller MA, St Louis JD, Koehl D, Sutcliffe DL, Eghtesady P, Kirklin JK, Rosenthal DN J. Heart Lung Transplant. 2017 Jul
Use of a highly sensitive assay for cardiac troponin T and N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide to diagnose acute rejection in pediatric cardiac transplant recipients.
Dyer AK, Barnes AP, Fixler DE, Shah TK, Sutcliffe DL, Hashim I, Drazner MH, de Lemos JA Am. Heart J. 2012 Apr 163 4 595-600
Conditional HIF-1alpha expression produces a reversible cardiomyopathy.
Bekeredjian R, Walton CB, MacCannell KA, Ecker J, Kruse F, Outten JT, Sutcliffe D, Gerard RD, Bruick RK, Shohet RV PLoS ONE 2010 5 7 e11693
Transcriptional regulation during development of the ductus arteriosus.
Ivey KN, Sutcliffe D, Richardson J, Clyman RI, Garcia JA, Srivastava D Circ. Res. 2008 Aug 103 4 388-95

Honors & Awards

  • Best Pediatric Specialists
    D Magazine (2018)
  • Kane/Owens Award for Compassionate Care
    Children's Hospital Boston (2016)
  • Travel Award
    American Society of Transplantation (2013)
  • Award for Clinical Excellence - "Intern of the Year"
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2009)
  • Above and Beyond Award
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2008-2009)
  • Fellow Teaching Award - "Fellow of the Year"
    UT Southwestern Medical Center (2013, 2015)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • American Academy of Pediatrics
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Medical Association