John Moore, M.D., M.P.H.


3020 Children's Way
MC 5004
San Diego, CA 92123




Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA

Rady Children's Specialists

Medical School

Harvard Medical School


Texas Childrens Hospital

Board Certifications

Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics




Dr. John Moore is the medical director of cardiology at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and professor of pediatrics and chief of the Department of Pediatric Cardiology at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Dr. Moore is a distinguished graduate of the United States Military Academy, Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health.

He has served as chairman of the executive committee of the American Academy of Pediatrics, Section on Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery and as the Cardiology Representative on the Pediatric Advisory Committee to the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Dr. Moore is the medical editor of Congenital Cardiology Today and an associate editor of Congenital Heart Disease. He also serves on the editorial boards of the American Journal of Cardiology and The Journal of Invasive Cardiology.

Dr. Moore's major clinical and research focus is congenital and structural interventional cardiology.


CD4+ Recent Thymic Emigrants Are Recruited into Granulomas during Leishmania donovani Infection but Have Limited Capacity for Cytokine Production.
Moore JW, Beattie L, Osman M, Owens BM, Brown N, Dalton JE, Maroof A, Kaye PM

Bone marrow-derived and resident liver macrophages display unique transcriptomic signatures but similar biological functions.
Beattie L, Sawtell A, Mann J, Frame TC, Teal B, de Labastida Rivera F, Brown N, Walwyn-Brown K, Moore JW, MacDonald S, Lim EK, Dalton JE, Engwerda CR, MacDonald KP, Kaye PM

Preprocedural Transthoracic Echocardiography Can Predict Amplatzer Septal Occluder Device Size for Transcatheter Atrial Septal Defect Closure.
Sah SP, Bartakian S, El-Said H, Molkara DP, Printz B, Moore JW

Effect of Balloon:Annulus Ratio on Incidence of Pulmonary Insufficiency Following Valvuloplasty.
Pathak SJ, Pockett CR, Moore JW, El-Said HG

A recently evolved hexose transporter variant confers resistance to multiple pathogens in wheat.
Moore JW, Herrera-Foessel S, Lan C, Schnippenkoetter W, Ayliffe M, Huerta-Espino J, Lillemo M, Viccars L, Milne R, Periyannan S, Kong X, Spielmeyer W, Talbot M, Bariana H, Patrick JW, Dodds P, Singh R, Lagudah E

Adjusting for Risk Associated With Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Catheterization: A Report From the NCDR IMPACT Registry.
Jayaram N, Beekman RH 3rd, Benson L, Holzer R, Jenkins K, Kennedy KF, Martin GR, Moore JW, Ringel R, Rome J, Spertus JA, Vincent R, Bergersen L

Differential Requirements for IL-17A and IL-22 in Cecal versus Colonic Inflammation Induced by Helicobacter hepaticus.
Morrison PJ, Ballantyne SJ, Macdonald SJ, Moore JW, Jenkins D, Wright JF, Fouser LA, Kullberg MC

Enhancing the Hodgkin-Huxley Equations: Simulations Based on the First Publication in the Biophysical Journal.
Moore JW

Left main coronary artery stenting in a 3.6 kg infant after arterial switch operation for transposition of the great arteries.
El-Said HG, Ebrahim M, Moore JW

Transcatheter stenting of the systemic-to-pulmonary artery shunt: A 7-year experience from a single tertiary center.
Vaughn GR, Moore JW, Mallula KK, Lamberti JJ, El-Said HG

Task Force 3: Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training in Cardiac Catheterization.
Armsby LB, Vincent RN, Foerster SR, Holzer RJ, Moore JW, Marshall AC, Latson L, Brook M

Task Force 3: Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship Training in Cardiac Catheterization. SPCTPD/ACC/AAP/AHA.
Armsby LB, Vincent RN, Foerster SR, Holzer RJ, Moore JW, Marshall AC, Latson L, Brook M, Society of Pediatric Cardiology Training Program Directors., American College of Cardiology., American Academy of Pediatrics., American Heart Association.

Comparison of ductal stenting versus surgical shunts for palliation of patients with pulmonary atresia and intact ventricular septum.
Mallula K, Vaughn G, El-Said H, Lamberti JJ, Moore JW

Results of the combined U.S. Multicenter Pivotal Study and the Continuing Access Study of the Nit-Occlud PDA device for percutaneous closure of patent ductus arteriosus.
Moore JW, Greene J, Palomares S, Javois A, Owada CY, Cheatham JP, Hoyer MH, Jones TK, Levi DS, Pivotal and Continuing Access Studies of the Nit Occlud PDA Investigators.

Procedural results and safety of common interventional procedures in congenital heart disease: initial report from the National Cardiovascular Data Registry.
Moore JW, Vincent RN, Beekman RH 3rd, Benson L, Bergersen L, Holzer R, Jayaram N, Jenkins K, Li Y, Ringel R, Rome J, Martin GR, NCDR IMPACT Steering Committee.

One-year follow-up of the Melody transcatheter pulmonary valve multicenter post-approval study.
Armstrong AK, Balzer DT, Cabalka AK, Gray RG, Javois AJ, Moore JW, Rome JJ, Turner DR, Zellers TM, Kreutzer J

Breaking the limit: mechanical characterization of overexpanded balloon expandable stents used in congenital heart disease.
Bratincsak A, Moore JW, Gulker B, Choules B, Koren L, El-Said HG

Prospective randomized trial of transthoracic echocardiography versus transesophageal echocardiography for assessment and guidance of transcatheter closure of atrial septal defects in children using the Amplatzer septal occluder.
Bartakian S, El-Said HG, Printz B, Moore JW

A transcriptomic network identified in uninfected macrophages responding to inflammation controls intracellular pathogen survival.
Beattie L, d'El-Rei Hermida M, Moore JW, Maroof A, Brown N, Lagos D, Kaye PM

Incidence and management of life-threatening adverse events during cardiac catheterization for congenital heart disease.
Lin CH, Hegde S, Marshall AC, Porras D, Gauvreau K, Balzer DT, Beekman RH 3rd, Torres A, Vincent JA, Moore JW, Holzer R, Armsby L, Bergersen L

Low weight as an independent risk factor for adverse events during cardiac catheterization of infants.
Backes CH, Cua C, Kreutzer J, Armsby L, El-Said H, Moore JW, Gauvreau K, Bergersen L, Holzer RJ

Functional complexity of the Leishmania granuloma and the potential of in silico modeling.
Moore JW, Moyo D, Beattie L, Andrews PS, Timmis J, Kaye PM

Relationship between procedural adverse events associated with cardiac catheterization for congenital heart disease and operator factors: results of a multi-institutional registry (C3PO).
Holzer RJ, Gauvreau K, Kreutzer J, Moore JW, McElhinney DB, Bergersen L

Adverse events rates and risk factors in adults undergoing cardiac catheterization at pediatric hospitals--results from the C3PO.
Learn CP, Holzer RJ, Daniels CJ, Torres AJ, Vincent JA, Moore JW, Armsby LB, Landzberg MJ, Bergersen L

IL-10-producing Th1 cells and disease progression are regulated by distinct CD11c⁺ cell populations during visceral leishmaniasis.
Owens BM, Beattie L, Moore JW, Brown N, Mann JL, Dalton JE, Maroof A, Kaye PM

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