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    Andrew Cheng

    TitleAssistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
    SchoolKeck School of Medicine of USC
    AddressCHLA 4650 W. Sunset Blvd.
    Off Campus
    Los Angeles California 90026
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      Dr. Andrew Cheng received his B.S. in electrical engineering and computer science from University of California, Berkeley and M.D. from University of Michigan. After medical school, he completed a residency in pediatrics at University of California, Los Angeles, and fellowships in pediatric cardiology and advanced cardiac imaging at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. Dr. Cheng is currently an Assistant Professor of Clinical Pediatrics at USC and an attending Pediatric Cardiologist at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles. His clinical interests include cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and echocardiography. Dr. Cheng's primary research focuses on in vitro and computer-based modeling of univentricular heart defects.

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      National Institutes of Health2015  - 2017K12 Child Health Research Career Development Award
      University of Southern California2015  - 2016Provost's Postdoctoral Scholar Research Grant
      American Academy of Pediatrics2014  - 2015Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Research Fellowship Award
      Tau Beta Pi (National Engineering Honor Society)2011Elected Member
      Eta Kappa Nu (National Electrical Engineering Honor Society)2011Elected Member

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      1. Experimental investigation of the effect of non-Newtonian behavior of blood flow in the Fontan circulation. European Journal of Mechanics / B Fluids. 2017; 68:184-192.
      2. Cheng A, Pruetz JD, Kung GC. Prenatal diagnosis of tetralogy of Fallot with a double aortic arch. Cardiol Young. 2016 Jun; 26(5):973-5. PMID: 26983561.
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      3. Su JA, Cheng A, Szmuszkovicz JR. Left bronchial compression and pulmonary hypertension related to anomalous right pulmonary artery. Cardiol Young. 2016 Jun; 26(5):999-1001. PMID: 26898218.
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      4. Cheng A, Takao CM, Wenby RB, Meiselman HJ, Wood JC, Detterich JA. Elevated Low-Shear Blood Viscosity is Associated with Decreased Pulmonary Blood Flow in Children with Univentricular Heart Defects. Pediatr Cardiol. 2016 Apr; 37(4):789-801. PMID: 26888364.
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      5. Thomas PV, Cheng A, Colby CC, Liu L, Patel CK, Josephs L, Duncan RK. Localization and proteomic characterization of cholesterol-rich membrane microdomains in the inner ear. J Proteomics. 2014 May 30; 103:178-93. PMID: 24713161; PMCID: PMC4220796.
      6. Levi DS, Cheng A . Pediatric Cardiology, Cardiac Surgery, and Intensive Care (Ed. Eduardo M. da Cruz, Dunbar Ivy, and James Jaggers). "Biodegradable Implants". 2014.
      7. Charters M, Cheng A, Esaki RK, Kuo AS, Neal J, Thawani JP, Chenoweth C. The impact of a screensaver in promoting hand hygiene. Am J Infect Control. 2009 Dec; 37(10):867-8. PMID: 20004813.
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