Dr. Zdenka Reinhardt

Curriculum Vitae: Dr Zdenka Reinhardt

Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist & Transplant Physician 2013, a lead clinician for the National Paediatric Cardiology transplant service, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle, UK

Educational Material:

-              JRCPTB GMC paediatric heart failure transplant curriculum, 2021

-              Cardiac Disorders. A Manual for Hospitals Worldwide. International Child Healthcare 2014, 2021

Markers of Esteem

-              ISHLT Paediatric Heart Failure and Transplant Guidance- submitted 2021

-              Connect for Children European EXPERT Advisor 2019

-              NICE committee member for Fever under 5, 2019

-              CTAG paediatric cardiothoracic transplant- national representative 2021-2023

-              Association for European Paediatric Cardiology- Chair Pulmonary Hypertension/Heart Failure/Transplantation Working group 2018-2021

-              BCCA Ordinary Council Member 2020-2021

Recent Relevant Publications:

  1. Transplantation for congenital heart disease is associated with an increased risk of Epstein-Barr virus-related post-transplant lymphoproliferative disorder in children. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2021 Jan;40(1):24-32.
  2. Pediatric cardiac waitlist mortality-Still too high. Pediatr Transplant. 2020 May; 24(3):e13671
  3. A current era analysis of ABO incompatible listing practice and impact on outcomes in young children requiring heart transplantation J Heart Lung Transplant.2020;S1053-2498(20)31394-2.
  4. Parental responsibility for pediatric ventricular assist devices: Views of families on the acceptability of hospital discharge. Pediatr Transplant. 2020;24(1)
  5. Paediatric heart transplantation: an update. Arch Dis Child 2019 Dec;104(12):1216-1222.
  6. ABO Incompatible Heart Transplantation in Young Children: Less Rejection and Infection. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Volume 38, Issue 4, April 2019, S478
  7. Recommendations from the AEPC for clinical training in paediatric heart failure and transplantation. Cardiol Young. 2018 Sep 12:1-4.