University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Pediatrics

Bio for Niels Giddins, M.D.
Niels Giddins, M.D.

Niels Giddins, M.D.

Associate Professor
Department of Pediatrics


Contact Information
E-mail: Niels.Giddins@uvm.edu
Office Location:
Pediatrics Dept., MFU- Patrick 581

Education

Fellowship, American Academy of Pediatrics (1999)
Fellowship, American College of Cardiology (1990)
Fellowship, Division of Medicine, Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (1988)
Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology, Texas Children's Hospital, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas (1987)
Fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology, Izaak Walton Killam Children's Hospital, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada (1985)
Residency in Pediatrics, Alberta Children's Hospital, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada (1984)
Internship in Medicine, Toronto General Hospital, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada (1982)
M.D., Queen's University, Kingston, Ontario, Canada (1981)

Research Interests

Research and Clinical Interests:

  • Late cardiovascular effects of pediatric cancer treatment
  • Use of nitric oxide and prostacyclin for pulmonary hypertension in children
  • Medical record privacy
  • Electronic medical records

  • Academic Appointments

    Associate Professor of Pediatrics, University of Vermont College of Medicine, Burlington, VT (2007)

    Clinical Appointments

    Attending Physician, Pediatric Cardiology, Vermont Children's Hospital at Fletcher Allen Health Care (2007)
    Associate Medical Staff, Pediatric Cardiology, Gifford Medical Center (2008)

    Awards and Honors

    Recognized Professional of Extraordinary Ability, United States Immigration and Naturalization Service (2001)
    Paul Harris Fellow, Rotary Foundation of Rotary International (2001)
    Izaak Walton Killam Board of Governors Fellowship (1984-85)
    Queen's University Tricolour Scholarship (1975-77)

    Publications

    Link to Publications