Justin A. Godown, MD

Justin A. Godown, MD

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
Cardiology
Doctors' Office Tower
2200 Children's Way
Room / Suite
5230
Nashville
Tennessee
37232-9119
Phone
(615) 322-7447

Specialty
Cardiology, Pediatric
M.D.
The University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry, Rochester, NY, 2008
Residency
Pediatric Residency-University of North Carolina, University of North Carolina Hospitals, Chapel Hill, NC
Fellowships
Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship-University of Michigan School of Medicine, C.S. Mott Children's Hospital, Ann Arbor, MI
Pediatric Heart Failure and Heart Transplantation Fellowship-Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN

Clinical Interests

Heart Transplantation, Cardiomyopathy, Pediatric Cardio-Oncology, Congenital Heart Disease, Inheritable Heart Disease

Research Information

Dr. Godown's research focuses on leveraging large databases and applying novel linkage strategies to advance knowledge in congenital heart disease, pediatric heart failure, and pediatric heart transplantation. He also has an active research interest in assessing the behavioral aspects of donor selection and organ donation decision-making. Dr. Godown is actively involved in multi-center research initiatives through both the Pediatric Heart Transplant Society and the Pediatric Cardiomyopathy Registry and he serves on the Scientific Advisory Committee of the Enduring Hearts Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to funding pediatric heart transplantation research.

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