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Laurie B. Armsby M.D.

    • Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Cardiology School of Medicine
    • Director, Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Program

Dr. Armsby is the director of the pediatric cardiology fellowship program. She teaches medical students, pediatric residents and physicians sub-specializing in neonatology and pediatric cardiology.


  • B.S., University of California San Diego, 0 1989
  • M.D., Stanford University School of Medicine, 0 1994
  • Residency:

    • Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard University, 1997
  • Fellowship:

    • Pediatric Cardiology, Children’s Hospital Boston, Harvard University, 2001
  • Certifications:

    • American Board of Pediatrics, 1997


  • "Predictors of long-term adverse outcomes in patients with congenital coronary artery fistulae" Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions April 2010
  • "Task Force 3" Journal of the American College of Cardiology August 11 2015
  • "Cardiovascular system"   2007
  • "Causes of readmission after operation for congenital heart disease" Annals of Thoracic Surgery  2014
  • "A child with eosinophilia, Loeffler endocarditis, and acute lymphoblastic leukemia" Pediatric Cardiology May 2009
  • "SCAI expert consensus statement for advanced training programs in pediatric and congenital interventional cardiac catheterization" Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions November 1 2014
  • "Radiation dose benchmarks during cardiac catheterization for congenital heart disease in the United States" JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions September 1 2014
  • "Task Force 3" Circulation August 11 2015
  • "Natural History of Pulmonary Atresia With Intact Ventricular Septum and Right-Ventricle-Dependent Coronary Circulation Managed by the Single-Ventricle Approach" Annals of Thoracic Surgery June 2006
  • "Sedation and Anesthesia in Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Catheterization" Pediatric Cardiology May 21 2015
  • "A defined management strategy improves early outcomes after the fontan procedure" Annals of Thoracic Surgery January 1 2015
  • "Congenital cardiac lesions involving systolic flow abnormalities are associated with platelet dysfunction in children" Annals of Thoracic Surgery October 1 2014
  • "Incidence and management of life-threatening adverse events during cardiac catheterization for congenital heart disease" Pediatric Cardiology January 2014
  • "Catheterization for Congenital Heart Disease Adjustment for Risk Method (CHARM)" JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions September 2011
  • "Guidelines for the Echocardiographic Assessment of Atrial Septal Defect and Patent Foramen Ovale" Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography August 1 2015
  • "Management of coronary artery fistulae" Journal of the American College of Cardiology March 20 2002
  • "Low weight as an independent risk factor for adverse events during cardiac catheterization of infants" Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions November 1 2013
  • "Emergent use of extracorporeal membrane oxygenation during pediatric cardiac catheterization" Pediatric Critical Care Medicine May 2006
  • "Adverse events rates and risk factors in adults undergoing cardiac catheterization at pediatric hospitals - Results from the C3PO" Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions May 2013
  • "Surgical Quality Predicts Length of Stay in Patients with Congenital Heart Disease" Pediatric Cardiology January 7 2016
  • "Implementation of Methodology for Quality Improvement in Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization" Pediatric Cardiology August 8 2016
  • "Important considerations in the management of newborns with cyanosis" NeoReviews April 1 2017
  • "Echocardiographic Screening of Rheumatic Heart Disease in American Samoa" Pediatric Cardiology September 20 2017
  • "Creating the Subspecialty Pediatrics Investigator Network" Journal of Pediatrics January 1 2018

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