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Jennifer Nelson

Jennifer Solms Nelson, MD, MS

The Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
601 Children's Lane
Cardiac Surgery; 2nd Floor
Norfolk, VA  23507
United States
(757) 668-7214
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University of North Carolina School of Medicine (M.D. 2005)
University of North Carolina Hospitals General Surgery Residency (2005-2010)
University of Michigan Cardiothoracic Residency; Cardiac Track (2010-2012)
University of Michigan C.S. Mott Children's Hospital Fellow in Congenital Cardiac Surgery (2012-13)
Assistant Professor of Surgery, North Carolina Children's Hospital (8/2013 - 8/2016)
Director of Pediatric ECMO, University of North Carolina Healthcare (8/2013 - 8/2016)
Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon, The Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters (12/2016 - present)


Pediatric cardiac transplant
Tetralogy of Fallot
Surgical outcomes in congenital heart disease
Surgery for adults with congenital heart disease



University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill (B.S., Biology 2000)                                     University of North Carolina Gillings School of Global Public Health (M.S.C.R. 2016)