David P. Nelson, MD, PhD

  • Director, Pediatric Cardiac Intensive Care
  • Co-Director, University of Kentucky Pediatric Heart Care Program


Faculty Rank

  • Professor of Pediatrics

Training & Education


University of Chicago- Pritzer School of Medicine, Chicago, Ill.


Pediatrics, Seattle Children's Hospital/ University of Washington, Seattle, Wash.


Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Children's Hospital/ Boston Medical Center, Boston Mass.
Pediatric Cardiology, Children's Hospital/Boston Medical Center, Boston, Mass.

Certifications and Special Training

American Board of Pediatrics, Cardiology
American Board of Pediatrics, Critical Care Medicine

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