Brett Romeo Anderson, MD

Brett Romeo Anderson, MD Specialties: Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology

Brett Romeo Anderson, MD
Specialties: Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology
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NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital
3959 Broadway
New York, NY 10032

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About Brett Romeo Anderson, MD

Brett R. Anderson, MD MBA MS/POR, is a pediatric cardiologist and an NIH-funded outcomes researcher, who blends her medical, business, and statistical backgrounds to study quality and value associated with the management of pediatric heart disease. She has published multiple papers on the timing of surgical operations. Her current work focuses primarily on health equity and predictors of surgical quality and costs. She received her undergraduate degree Magna Cum Laude from Yale University. She then completed her medical degree at the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, a Master's in Business Administration from The Wharton School, and a Master's in Patient Oriented Research/Biostatistics from the Mailman School of Public Health at Columbia University. She completed her general pediatrics residency at The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia and a fellowship in pediatric cardiology here at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, Columbia University Medical Center, prior to joining our faculty as Assistant Professor of Pediatrics at CUMC, in the Division of Pediatric Cardiology. She is board certified in both general pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. She is currently funded by the National Institutes of Health / National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (K23 HL133454).

Hospital Affiliations

  • NewYork-Presbyterian / Columbia University Irving Medical Center


  • Congenital Heart Disease

  • Congenital Heart Disease, Pediatric

  • Global Health

  • Medical Quality

  • Pediatric Congenital Heart Disease


  • Fellowship: NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatrics

Languages Spoken

  • French
  • Spanish

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  • "Articles That Are Moving the Field"; MD1World, 2014
  • Andrew King Research Award, Colins Kids, Inc., 2012
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt Lifetime Achievement Award; March of Dimes, 2006
  • Global Health Fellow Award; Yale / Stanford Johnson & Johnson Global Health Scholars Program, 2010
  • John M. Driscoll Jr MD Children's Fund Scholar; Columbia University Medical Center, 2014
  • Max Kade Fellow; American Austrian Foundation; University Hospital of Vienna, 2007
  • Mentored Patient-Oriented Research Award (K23 HL133454), National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, NIH (7/15/17-6/30/20)
  • Mentored Population and Clinical Research Award (17MCPRP33660625): American Heart Association (7/1/17-6/30/19; award declined due to budgetary overlap)
  • Pediatric Fellows Clinical Research AwardBest Abstract; NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, 2013
  • President's Award (17-time recipient); March of Dimes, 1991-2007
  • Provost Diversity Grant, Columbia University (4/1/18-3/31/19)
  • Transform Mentored Career Development Award (KL2 TR000081 & KL2 TR001874); National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences, NIH (7/1/15-5/31/17)