Lung Transplant Program | Meet Our Team

Gary Visner, DO

Gary Visner, DO

Medical Director, Lung Transplantation Program; Staff Physician, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Francis Fynn-Thompson

Francis Fynn-Thompson, MD

Surgical Director, Ventricular Assist Device Program; Surgical Director, Lung Transplant Program; Surgical Director, Heart Transplant Program; Associate in Cardiac Surgery; Co-Director, Center for Airway Disorders, Assistant Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
John Mayer

John Mayer Jr., MD

Senior Associate in Cardiac Surgery, Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Luis Guillermo Quinonez MD BSc

Luis Guillermo Quinonez, MD, FRCS(C)

Assistant in Cardiac Surgery, Instructor in Surgery, Harvard Medical School
Debra Boyer MD

Debra Boyer, MD

Interim Chief, Division of Pulmonology and Respiratory Diseases, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Dawn Freiberger, RN, MSN

Lung Transplant Coordinator,
Leonard Jessica RD, LDN

Jessica Leonard, RD, LDN

Clinical Nutrition Specialist,
Katie Huyler

Kate Huyler, MS, CCLS

Child Life Specialist,
Alison Burns

Alison Burns, MS, CCLS

Certified Child Life Specialist,
Kristine McKenna PhD

Kristine McKenna, PhD

Transplant Psychologist, Assistant Professor of Psychology, Harvard Medical School
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Lynne Helfand, MSW, MPH

Clinical Social Worker,
Angela Perry

Angela Perry,

Financial Coordinator,
Sandra Burchett

Sandra Burchett, MD, MSc

Senior Associate Physician in Medicine; Clinical Director, Division of Infectious Diseases; Director, Children's Hospital AIDS Program (CHAPS); Director, Immunocompromised Host Service, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Courtney Gidengil

Courtney Gidengil, MD, MPH

Associate Physician in Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics - Part time, Harvard Medical School
Julia R. Koehler, MD

Julia R. Koehler, MD

Associate Physician in Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Catherine Lachenauer

Catherine Lachenauer, MD

Associate Physician in Medicine; Director, Infectious Diseases Outpatient Practice, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Grace Lee

Grace M. Lee, MD, MPH

Associate Medical Director, Infection Control; Senior Associate Physician in Medicine; Director, Center for Healthcare Research in Pediatrics, Associate Professor of Population Medicine and Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Ofer Levy

Ofer Levy, MD, PhD

Director, Precision Vaccines Program; Senior Associate Physician in Medicine, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Kristin Moffitt MD

Kristin Moffitt, MD

Associate Physician in Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
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Seth Rakoff-Nahoum, MD, PhD

Associate Physician in Medicine, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Tanvi Sharma

Tanvi S. Sharma, MD, MPH

Associate Physician in Medicine; Director, Pediatric Infectious Diseases Fellowship Program; Co-Director of Infectious Diseases, Pediatric Transplant Center, Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School
Jorge Velarde MD PhD

Jorge Velarde, MD, PhD

Assistant in Medicine, Instructor in Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Chase Samsel, MD

Psychiatrist, Instructor in Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School