Cynthia S. Herrington, MD
|Title(s)||Associate Professor of Clinical Surgery|
|Address||4661 Sunset Blvd.|
Health Sciences Campus
Los Angeles CA 90027
|Phone||+1 323 361 4148|
|Title(s)||Director of Physician Diversity of Cardiothoracic Surgery|
Dr. Cynthia S. Herrington, is associate professor of clinical cardiothoracic surgery at the Keck School of Medicine. She is surgical director of pediatric thoracic transplantation and holds the Ryan Winston Family Chair in Transplant Cardiology at Childrens Hospital Los Angeles. Dr. Herrington is also the surgical director of the lung transplant program at the University of Southern California. She joined the faculty in July 2008 leaving her practice at the University of Minnesota.
Dr. Herrington is actively involved with cardiothoracic surgical education locally and nationally. She is the program director for the congenital cardiothoracic fellowship at CHLA. She holds positions on the executive board of the TSDA and the newly formed joint council of thoracic surgical education. Her research interests focus on outcome of thoracic transplantation and donor management.