Mary Mullen MD PhD

Mary Mullen, MD, PhD

Associate in Cardiology; Associate Director, Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Program

Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

  • Contact: 617-355-7866

  • Fax: 617-713-3808

Medical Services

Specialties

  • Critical Care
  • Cardiac Intensive Care
  • Adult Pulmonary Hypertension
  • Cardiology

Departments

  • Cardiology

Programs

  • Center for Airway Disorders (CAD)
  • Boston Adult Congenital Heart Service
  • Cardiology Outpatient Services
  • Pulmonary Hypertension Program
  • Adult Congenital Heart Service
  • Cardiovascular Program
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Experience and Education

Education

Undergraduate

Harvard College, 1983

Cambridge, MA

Medical School

Harvard Medical School, 1991

Boston, MA

Fellowship

Massachusetts General Hospital, 1997-1999

Boston, MA

Fellowship

Boston Children's Hospital , 1995-1999

Boston, MA

Internship

Massachusetts General Hospital, 1991-1992

Boston, MA

Residency

Massachusetts General Hospital, 1992-1997

Boston, MA

Certifications

  • Internal Medicine, Pediatric Cardiology

Professional History

Publications

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  1. Kinsella JP, Steinhorn RH, Krishnan US, Feinstein JA, Adatia I, Austin ED, Rosenzweig EB, Everett AD, Fineman JR, Hanna BD, Hopper RK, Humpl T, Ivy DD, Keller RL, Mullen MP, Raj JU, Wessel DL, Abman SH. Recommendations for the Use of Inhaled Nitric Oxide Therapy in Premature Newborns with Severe Pulmonary Hypertension. J Pediatr. 2016 Mar; 170:312-4.
  2. Abman SH, Hansmann G, Archer SL, Ivy DD, Adatia I, Chung WK, Hanna BD, Rosenzweig EB, Raj JU, Cornfield D, Stenmark KR, Steinhorn R, Thébaud B, Fineman JR, Kuehne T, Feinstein JA, Friedberg MK, Earing M, Barst RJ, Keller RL, Kinsella JP, Mullen M, Deterding R, Kulik T, Mallory G, Humpl T, Wessel DL. Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension: Guidelines From the American Heart Association and American Thoracic Society. Circulation. 2015 Nov 24; 132(21):2037-99.
  3. Pogoriler JE, Kulik TJ, Casey AM, Baird CW, Mullen MP, Jenkins KJ, Vargas SO. Lung Pathology in Pediatric Pulmonary Vein Stenosis. Pediatr Dev Pathol. 2016 May-Jun; 19(3):219-29.
  4. Marr CR, McSweeney JE, Mullen MP, Kulik TJ. Central venous line complications with chronic ambulatory infusion of prostacyclin analogues in pediatric patients with pulmonary arterial hypertension. Pulm Circ. 2015 Jun; 5(2):322-6.
  5. Geng J, Picker J, Zheng Z, Zhang X, Wang J, Hisama F, Brown DW, Mullen MP, Harris D, Stoler J, Seman A, Miller DT, Fu Q, Roberts AE, Shen Y. Chromosome microarray testing for patients with congenital heart defects reveals novel disease causing loci and high diagnostic yield. BMC Genomics. 2014; 15:1127.
  6. Mullen MP, DeMaso DR. Response. Chest. 2014 Jun; 145(6):1439.
  7. Mullen MP, Andrus J, Labella MH, Forbes PW, Rao S, McSweeney JE, Kulik TJ, DeMaso DR. Quality of life and parental adjustment in pediatric pulmonary hypertension. Chest. 2014 Feb; 145(2):237-44.
  8. Duvall MG, Pikman Y, Kantor DB, Ariagno K, Summers L, Sectish TC, Mullen MP. Pulmonary hypertension associated with scurvy and vitamin deficiencies in an autistic child. Pediatrics. 2013 Dec; 132(6):e1699-703.
  9. Rhodes J, Ubeda-Tikkanen A, Clair M, Fernandes SM, Graham DA, Milliren CE, Daly KP, Mullen MP, Landzberg MJ. Effect of inhaled iloprost on the exercise function of Fontan patients: a demonstration of concept. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Oct 3; 168(3):2435-40.
  10. Esch JJ, Shah PB, Cockrill BA, Farber HW, Landzberg MJ, Mehra MR, Mullen MP, Opotowsky AR, Waxman AB, Lock JE, Marshall AC. Transcatheter Potts shunt creation in patients with severe pulmonary arterial hypertension: initial clinical experience. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2013 Apr; 32(4):381-7.
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  12. Kazanci SY, McElhinney DB, Thiagarajan R, Bergersen L, Wilson JM, Marshall AC, Lock JE, Mullen MP. Obstruction of the superior vena cava after neonatal extracorporeal membrane oxygenation: association with chylothorax and outcome of transcatheter treatment. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2013 Jan; 14(1):37-43.
  13. Abman SH, Kinsella JP, Rosenzweig EB, Krishnan U, Kulik T, Mullen M, Wessel DL, Steinhorn R, Adatia I, Hanna B, Feinstein J, Fineman J, Raj U, Humpl T. Implications of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warning against the use of sildenafil for the treatment of pediatric pulmonary hypertension. Am J Respir Crit Care Med. 2013 Mar 15; 187(6):572-5.
  14. Misra MV, Mullen MP, Vargas SO, Kim HB, Boyer D. Bilateral lung transplant for hereditary hemorrhagic telangiectasia in a pediatric patient. Pediatr Transplant. 2012 Dec; 16(8):E364-7.
  15. Schuuring MJ, Bouma BJ, Cordina R, Gatzoulis MA, Budts W, Mullen MP, Vis JC, Celermajer D, Mulder BJ. Treatment of segmental pulmonary artery hypertension in adults with congenital heart disease. Int J Cardiol. 2013 Mar 20; 164(1):106-10.
  16. Kulik TJ, Clark RL, Hasan BS, Keane JF, Springmuller D, Mullen MP. Pulmonary arterial hypertension: what the large pulmonary arteries tell us. Pediatr Cardiol. 2011 Aug; 32(6):759-65.
  17. Kulik TJ, Rhein LM, Mullen MP. Pulmonary arterial hypertension in infants with chronic lung disease: will we ever understand it? J Pediatr. 2010 Aug; 157(2):186-90.
  18. Mullen MP. Diagnostic strategies for acute presentation of pulmonary hypertension in children: particular focus on use of echocardiography, cardiac catheterization, magnetic resonance imaging, chest computed tomography, and lung biopsy. Pediatr Crit Care Med. 2010 Mar; 11(2 Suppl):S23-6.
  19. O'Donnell CP, Landzberg MJ, Mullen MP. Lung abscess in adults with tetralogy of fallot and pulmonary atresia. Cardiol Young. 2010 Feb; 20(1):91-3.
  20. Smoot LB, Obler D, McElhinney DB, Boardman K, Wu BL, Lip V, Mullen MP. Clinical features of pulmonary arterial hypertension in young people with an ALK1 mutation and hereditary haemorrhagic telangiectasia. Arch Dis Child. 2009 Jul; 94(7):506-11.
  21. Mullen MP, Wessel DL, Thomas KC, Gauvreau K, Neufeld EJ, McGowan FX, Dinardo JA. The incidence and implications of anti-heparin-platelet factor 4 antibody formation in a pediatric cardiac surgical population. Anesth Analg. 2008 Aug; 107(2):371-8.
  22. Khemani E, McElhinney DB, Rhein L, Andrade O, Lacro RV, Thomas KC, Mullen MP. Pulmonary artery hypertension in formerly premature infants with bronchopulmonary dysplasia: clinical features and outcomes in the surfactant era. Pediatrics. 2007 Dec; 120(6):1260-9.
  23. Lin AE, Pober BR, Mullen MP, Slavotinek AM. Cardiovascular malformations in Fryns syndrome: is there a pathogenic role for neural crest cells? Am J Med Genet A. 2005 Dec 15; 139(3):186-93.
  24. Kamisago M, Sharma SD, DePalma SR, Solomon S, Sharma P, McDonough B, Smoot L, Mullen MP, Woolf PK, Wigle ED, Seidman JG, Seidman CE. Mutations in sarcomere protein genes as a cause of dilated cardiomyopathy. N Engl J Med. 2000 Dec 7; 343(23):1688-96.
  25. Busillo CP, Lessnau KD, Sanjana V, Soumakis S, Davidson M, Mullen MP, Talavera W. Multidrug resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection. Chest. 1992 Sep; 102(3):797-801.
  26. Mullen MP, Smith CW, Patton JG, Nadal-Ginard B. Alpha-tropomyosin mutually exclusive exon selection: competition between branchpoint/polypyrimidine tracts determines default exon choice. Genes Dev. 1991 Apr; 5(4):642-55.
  27. Mariuz P, Raviglione MC, Gould IA, Mullen MP. Pleural Pneumocystis carinii infection. Chest. 1991 Mar; 99(3):774-6.
  28. Martinez CM, Romanelli A, Mullen MP, Lee M. Spontaneous pneumothoraces in AIDS patients receiving aerosolized pentamidine. Chest. 1988 Dec; 94(6):1317-8.
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