Ginnie Abarbanell  abarbanellg@wustl.edu

Cardiology

phone: (314) 454-6095

Education

  • BS, Cornell University1996
  • MD, University of Washington2000

Training

  • Internship and Residency in Pediatrics, Loma Linda University2000 - 2003
  • Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship, University of Michigan Health System, C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital2003 - 2006

Licensure and Board Certification

  • National Board of Medical Examiners 2001
  • MI, State Educational License 2003
  • American Board of Pediatrics (Recertification 2013) 2003
  • IN, State Medical License 2006
  • American Board of Pediatrics, Sub-Board of Pediatric Cardiology (Recertification 2016) 2006
  • GA, State Medical License 2013
  • MO, State Medical License 2017

Honors

  • Distinguished Merit Award1996
  • Chul Choon Cha Award, Neonatology intensive care unit junior resident of the year2001
  • American Academy of Pediatrics, Section of Allergy and Immunology. National Conference and Exhibition Travel Grant Recipient2001
  • Hertha Ehlers Resident Award of Excellence, Pediatric resident of the year2003
  • Castle Connelly Top Doctor2012
  • U.S. News and World Report Top Doctor2012
  • Castle Connelly Top Doctor2015
  • Atlanta’s Top Doctor2016
  • Castle Connelly Top Doctor2016
  • Sibley Heart Center Cardiology High Performance Physician Award2017
  • Castle Connelly Top Doctor2017
  • Atlanta’s Top Doctor2017

Recent Publications view all (4)


  1. Echocardiographic Predictors of Left Ventricular Outflow Tract Obstruction following Repair of Atrioventricular Septal Defect. Congenit Heart Dis. 2016. PMID:27834986 
  2. Early surgical morbidity and mortality in adults with congenital heart disease: the University of Michigan experience. Congenit Heart Dis. 2008;3(2):82-9. PMID:18380757 
  3. Exercise assessment in infants after cardiac transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2004;23(12):1334-8. PMID:15607660 
  4. Failure to thrive and history of pneumocystis carinii pneumonia in a six-year-old Hispanic boy. Pediatr Infect Dis J. 2002;21(3):259, 268-9. PMID:12005094 
Last updated: 09/21/2017
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