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Jeanne M. James, MD

Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics

Phone: 513-803-3151

Email: jeanne.james@cchmc.org

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Specialties

Cardiovascular genetics, echocardiography, congenital heart disease, medical education, molecular cardiology, ventricular remodeling, cardiac hypertrophy.

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Biography

Jeanne James, MD, is an associate professor of pediatrics at University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and is currently the director of the Cardiology Fellowship Training Program at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center.  

A native of West Virginia, Dr. James earned her bachelor and medical degrees from West Virginia University in Morgantown, WV. She completed her pediatric residency and pediatric cardiology fellowship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center in Nashville, TN. Dr. James has been an attending staff member of the Division of Cardiology at Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine since 1995.  

Dr. James' academic interests are in translational research on heart muscle disease, cardiovascular genetics and echocardiography. She has made numerous scholarly contributions to the field with publications describing both laboratory-based and clinical research. She serves as a grant reviewer for the American Heart Association and is a peer-reviewer for a number of scientific and medical journals. 

Dr. James has established collaborative relationships with laboratory researchers at Cincinnati Children’s Hospital, the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine and investigators across the United States. As the Director of the Mouse Echocardiography Core, she uses non-invasive imaging to evaluate phenotypes of transgenic mice, including embryonic mice.  

Dr. James serves as an attending physician in clinical echocardiography laboratory as well as the inpatient cardiology ward and consult team. Dr. James is a member of the Cardiovascular Genetics (CVG) service and has significant responsibilities in the CVG outpatient clinic. Dr. James is a member of the American Society of Echocardiography, the American Heart Association and the Society for Pediatric Research.

Education and Training

MD: West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, 1987.

Residency: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, 1987-90.

Fellowship: Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN, 1991-94.

Certification: Pediatrics, 1990 - present

Certified: Pediatric Cardiology, 1996 - present

Publications

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