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Ivan Wilmot, MD

  • Director, Cardiology Fellowship Program
  • Pediatric Cardiologist, Heart Failure & Transplantation
  • Associate Professor, UC Department of Pediatrics



Ivan Wilmot, MD, graduated summa cum laude from Louisiana State University with a Bachelor of Science in zoology. 

In 1998 he began medical school at Emory University. His general pediatrics residency training took place at the Emory Affiliated Hospitals from 2002 to 2006. He completed his pediatric cardiology fellowship training from 2006 to 2009, and advanced fellowship in heart failure and transplant from 2009 to 2010.

His clinical and research interests focus on heart failure, cardiac transplantation and mechanical circulatory support (MCS).

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503 Cardiac Arrhythmias and Dysfunction in Pediatric Burns. Wilmot, I; Chang, P; Nelson, J; Fowler, L; Warner, P. Journal of Burn Care and Research. 2020; 41:s88-s88.

Fontan-associated protein-losing enteropathy and post‒heart transplant outcomes: A multicenter study. Schumacher, KR; Yu, S; Butts, R; Castleberry, C; Chen, S; Edens, E; Godown, J; Johnson, J; Kemna, M; Lin, K; et al. Journal of Heart Transplantation. 2019; 38:17-25.

Myocarditis and Pericarditis. Jefferies, JL; Wilmot, I. In: Shah SS; Ratner AJ; Kemper AR, Ed. Pediatric Infectious Diseases: Essentials for Practice, 2nd Edition. New York: McGraw Hill Professional; 2018.

Quality of Life and Psychosocial Care in Pediatric Heart Failure. Wilmot, I; Marino, BS. Heart Failure in the Child and Young Adult: From Bench to Bedside. 2018.

Chapter 35 Quality of Life and Psychosocial Care in Pediatric Heart Failure. Wilmot, I; Marino, BS. Heart Failure in the Child and Young Adult. 2018.

Pediatric Heart Transplantation Long-Term Survival in Different Age and Diagnostic Groups: Analysis of a National Database. Alsaied, T; Khan, MS; Rizwan, R; Zafar, F; Castleberry, CD; III, BR; Wilmot, I; Chin, C; Jefferies, JL; Morales, DL. World journal for pediatric & congenital heart surgery. 2017; 8:337-345.

(419) Predictors of Long Ischemic Time in Pediatric Heart Transplantation. Zafar, F; Weiss, T; Wilmot, I; Ryan, TD; Chin, C; Bryant, R; Morales, DL. Journal of Heart Transplantation. 2017; 36.

(37) Renal Dysfunction as a Relative Contraindication to Pediatric Heart Transplantation. Wilmot, I; Rizwan, R; Zafar, F; Hooper, D; Ryan, TD; Chin, C. Journal of Heart Transplantation. 2017; 36.

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