San Diego County

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




Rady Children's Specialists of San Diego

Medical Group / IPA


Medical School

University of California - Irvine


UC San Diego


UC San Diego


Children's Hospital Seattle, UC San Diego

Board Certifications

Cardiology, Pediatric Cardiology, Pediatrics




Dr. Gabrielle Vaughn is a board-certified pediatric cardiologist at Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego and an associate clinical professor of pediatrics at UC San Diego School of Medicine.

Dr. Vaughn earned her bachelor's degree in biochemistry and cell biology from UC San Diego and received her medical degree from UC Irvine School of Medicine. She completed her general pediatric residency training and her pediatric cardiology fellowship at UC San Diego. She obtained an additional year of fellowship training with a focus on pediatric heart failure and heart transplantation at Seattle Children's Hospital.

Dr. Vaughn's clinical and research interests include the diagnosis and management of pediatric heart failure, mechanical circulatory support and heart transplantation. She specializes in caring for children with heart failure due to congenital heart disease and cardiomyopathy.


Clinical, immunohistochemical, and genetic characterization of splice-altering biallelic DES variants: Therapeutic implications.
Geist Hauserman J, Laverty CG, Donkervoort S, Hu Y, Silverstein S, Neuhaus SB, Saade D, Vaughn G, Malicki D, Kaur R, Li Y, Luo Y, Liu P, Burr P, Foley AR, Mohassel P, Bönnemann CG

Survival does not differ by annual center transplant volume-A Pediatric Heart Transplant Society Registry study.
Ybarra AM, Kamsheh AM, O'Connor MJ, Hollander SA, Bano M, Ploutz M, Vaughn G, Lambert A, Wallendorf M, Kirklin J, Canter CE

Organ transplantation using COVID-19-positive deceased donors.
Bock MJ, Vaughn GR, Chau P, Berumen JA, Nigro JJ, Ingulli EG

Neonatal Myocardial Infarction: A Proposed Algorithm for Coronary Arterial Thrombus Management.
El-Sabrout H, Ganta S, Guyon P, Ratnayaka K, Vaughn G, Perry J, Kimball A, Ryan J, Thornburg CD, Tucker S, Mo J, Hegde S, Nigro J, El-Said H

Heart Transplantation of a Preterm Infant With HLHS.
Aljohani OA, Mackie D, Fletcher EA, Shayan K, Vaughn GR, Singh RK, Nigro JJ

Evaluation of Fontan liver disease: Correlation of transjugular liver biopsy with magnetic resonance and hemodynamics.
Silva-Sepulveda JA, Fonseca Y, Vodkin I, Vaughn G, Newbury R, Vavinskaya V, Dwek J, Perry JC, Reshamwala P, Baehling C, Lyon J, Davis C, Lee JW, El-Sabrout H, Shahbah D, Alshawabkeh L, Moore JW, El-Said H

Perforation and right ventricular outflow tract stenting: Alternative palliation for infants with pulmonary atresia/ventricular septal defect.
Aurigemma D, Moore JW, Vaughn G, Moiduddin N, El-Said HG

Outcome of antibody-mediated rejection compared to acute cellular rejection after pediatric heart transplantation.
Vaughn GR, Jorgensen NW, Law YM, Albers EL, Hong BJ, Friedland-Little JM, Kemna MS

Mixed Total Anomalous Pulmonary Venous Return With Ascending and Descending Vertical Veins.
Clarke NS, Karamlou T, Vaughn G, Lamberti J, Murthy R

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

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

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