Medical Advisory Council

Jennifer Romano, MD

Jennifer Romano, MD

Jennifer Romano is a Pediatric Cardiac Surgeon at the University of Michigan. She sees firsthand every day the power of research and innovation to change the lives of children with congenital heart disease (CHD). As a researcher, her focus is in improving functional outcomes and quality of life for patients by reducing the impact of intensive care and hospital stays on infants undergoing open heart surgery.

She is committed to the mission of The Children’s Heart Foundation - to fund the most promising CHD research. The Children's Heart Foundation is held in very high regard in her field of pediatric cardiac surgery for its dedication to high quality and impactful research. The commitment of The Children's Heart Foundation to improving the lives of children with CHD is unparalleled by any other organization in the country.