Heart Failure Program | Meet our Team

Attendings

Elizabeth D.  Blume

Elizabeth Blume, MD

Director, Advanced Cardiac Therapies; Medical Director, Heart Transplant Program; Medical Director, Heart Failure Program Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Leslie Smoot, MD

Leslie Smoot, MD

Attending, Department of Cardiology Instructor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
TP Singh, MD

Tajinder (TP) Singh, MD, MSc

Attending, Department of Cardiology Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Kevin Daly

Kevin P. Daly, MD

Attending, Department of Cardiology Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Christina J, VanderPluym, MD

Christina J. VanderPluym, MD

Medical Director, Ventricular Assist Device Program; Medical Director, Cardiac Antithrombosis Management and Monitoring Program (CAMP) Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Nurses

 Heather Bastardi, RN, MSN, CPNP

Heather Bastardi, RN, MSN, CPNP

Heart Failure/Heart Transplant Coordinator, Department of Cardiology
 Elizabeth Kehoe, RN, FNP

Elizabeth Kelly, RN, FNP

Nurse Practitioner, Department of Cardiology
 Megan Srokose, RN

Megan Srokose, RN

Heart Failure/Heart Transplant Coordinator, Department of Cardiology
 Simone Urbach, MSN, RN, CPNP

Simone Urbach, MSN, RN, CPNP

Heart Transplant Coordinator, Department of Cardiology

Dietitian

Catharine Seiler, MS, RD, LDN

Catharine Seiler, MS, RD, LDN

Clinical Nutrition Specialist, Division of Gastroenterlogy, Hepatology and Nutrition

Pharmacist

 Amy Hellinger, PharmD, BCPS

Amy Hellinger, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmacist, Department of Cardiology

Child Life Specialists

 Kate Huyler, MS, CCLS

Kate Huyler, MS, CCLS

Child Life Specialist, Department of Cardiology
Lynne Long, BA, CCLS, CEIM

Lynne Long, BA, CCLS, CEIM

Child Life Specialist, Department of Cardiology
Lauren Smizer, BS, CCLS

Lauren Smizer, BS, CCLS

Child Life Specialist, Department of Cardiology

Social Worker

Emily Holman, MSW, LICSW

Emily Holman, MSW, LICSW

Clinical Social Worker, Department of Cardiac Surgery

Administrative

Michelle Martin

Michelle Martin

Administrative Assistant, Department of Cardiology