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Olaf Reinhartz

Academic Appointments

  • Associate Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Stanford University Medical Center and the Lucile Salter Packard Children's Hospital

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Contact Information

  • Clinical Offices
    Cardiothoracic Surgery 300 Pasteur Dr CVRB MC 5407 Stanford, CA 94305
    Tel Work (650) 723-0190 Fax (650) 725-0707
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Professional Overview

Clinical Focus

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Pediatric Cardiac Transplantation

Academic Appointments

Administrative Appointments

  • Chief, Division of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery, Children's Hospital and Research Center Oakland (2004 - present)
  • Chief, Pediatric Heart Transplantation, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery (2007 - present)

Professional Education

Residency: UCSF School of Medicine CA (2002)
Residency: University of Illinois at Chicago IL (1998)
Residency: Martin Luther University, Germany (1997)
Fellowship: UCSF School of Medicine CA (1996)
Internship: Bradford Royal Infirmary, UK (1994)
Internship: Fachbereich Medizin, Germany (1993)
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Scientific Focus

Current Research and Scholarly Interests

1.Axial flow pump support in total cavopulmonary connection. Stanford 2006-2010. American Heart Association National Scientist Development Grant 0635219N, PI: Olaf Reinhartz, Total amount $ 280,000
2.Pathophysiologic response to fetal cardiac surgery. Co-PI. NIH RO1 grant 5RO1HL043357-10, PI: Frank Hanley, UCSF/Stanford 2000+
3.Berlin Heart Ventricular Assist Devices in Children. Multicenter study in 10 US centers. 2007+. Co-PI, Stanford site. (local PI: D. Rosenthal)
4.Triostat in children during CPB. Sub-Investigator; Multicenter trial incl. Childrens Hospital & Research Center Oakland 2003+, Funding through Dept. of Health and Human Services, Food and Drug Administration, IND55367; PI: M. Portman, Seattle
5.CLARINET: Clopidogrel to lower arterial thrombotic risk in neonates and infants trial. Sub-Investigator; Multicenter trial incl. Childrens Hospital & Research Center Oakland 2007+; EFC5314; Funding through Sanofi Aventis; Study Director: Sylvie Fontecave
6.Maturation and differentiation of the human cardiomyocyte in the first month of life. PI: Kirk Riemer, Internal funding, Stanford/ChildrenÂ’s Hospital Oakland 2004+
7.Adrenal axis of infants undergoing congenital heart disease surgery. Internal funding, Childrens Hospital & Research Center Oakland 2003+, PI: P. Sekar
8.Identification, isolation, purification and testing of Pulmonary-Arteriovenous-Malformation-Inhibiting factor. Internal funding, Stanford 2003+
9.Arterio-venous malformations after superior cavopulmonary anastomosis in the sheep model. Internal funding, UCSF/Stanford 2000+


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