Katja Gist, DO
Assistant Professor, Pediatrics-Cardiology

Pediatric Cardiac Intensivist
Pediatric Kidney Injury and Disease Stewardship (PKIDS) Program Leader
Clinic 720-777-1234
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Gender: Female
Languages: English
Department, Section/Division: Pediatrics-Cardiology

Practice Locations

Children's Hospital Colorado
13123 East 16th Ave
Aurora, CO 80045
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Hospital Affiliation
  • Children's Hospital Colorado

Specialty Information

  • Pediatrics - Pediatric Cardiology, Board Certification (2012,2012)
  • Pediatrics - Pediatric Critical Care Medicine, Board Certification (2014,2014)
Conditions & Treatments
  • Heart and Circulation - Congenital Heart Disease
Clinical Interest for Patients
My many clinical interests include taking care of children who are born with or develop heart disease. I manage the children before and after heart surgery

Care Philosophy
I strive to provide the best care for my patients.

Personal Interests
In my spare time, I enjoy triathlons, hiking, skiing and playing with my dogs Harold and Wallace.

Volunteer Activities
I am involved in mission trips through the International Children's Heart Foundation and Surgeons of Hope who provide cardiac surgery and post-operative care.

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Clinical Interests for Referring Providers
My interests include care of critically ill children with congenital or acquired heart disease

Research Interest for Referring Providers
My research interests are primarily focused on investigating acute kidney injury in children after cardiac surgery with a focus on pharmacokinetics, and using kidney injury biomarkers to predict drug clearance. Specifically, I am evaluating if AKI biomarkers can predict impaired milrinone clearance after cardiac surgery.

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