Julia Steinberger, MD, MS

Professor, Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Julia Steinberger

Contact Info

stein055@umn.edu

Office Phone 612-626-2755

Fax 612-626-2467

Office Address:
Pediatric Cardiology
5th Floor East Building
MB559
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454

Mailing Address:
Div of Pediatric Cardiology
5th Floor East Building
8951H (Campus Delivery Code)
2450 Riverside Ave
Minneapolis, MN 55454


Professor, Division of Pediatric Cardiology


Pediatric Cardiologist


Tel-Aviv University, Israel - Sackler School of Medicine

Tel-Aviv University, Israel - Golda Medical Center, Sackler School of Medicine (Pediatrics); University of Minnesota (Pediatrics)

University of Minnesota (Pediatric Cardiology)

M.S., Clinical Research, School of Public Health, University of Minnesota

Summary

Dr. Steinberger is a Professor and Division Director in Pediatric Cardiology. She is the Director of the Pediatric Lipid Clinic at the University of Minnesota, Medical Director of the Pediatric Echocardiography Laboratory at the University of Minnesota Medical Center and Director of Research at the University of Minnesota National Center of Excellence in Women’s Health Dr. Steinberger earned her M.D. degree at Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University in Israel and completed her residency in Pediatrics at the Golda Medical Center, Hasharon Hospital, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel-Aviv University in Israel. She completed a fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at the University of Minnesota and obtained a Master's degree in Clinical Research, School of Public Health at the University of Minnesota. Dr. Steinberger’s research interests are focused on clinical and epidemiologic studies of metabolic syndrome, insulin resistance and cardiovascular risk factors in children and young adults. She has been and continues to be funded by the NIH in these studies. She currently serves on several committees of the American Heart Association and on expert panels in areas of preventive cardiology.

Awards & Recognition

  • Best Doctors in America® (2007-2010, 2011-2012, 2013)
  • Professional Associations

    • American Heart Association
    • Council on Cardiovascular Diseases of the Young
    • Committee on Atherosclerosis, Obesity and Hypertension in the Young, Chair elected

    Research

    Research Funding Grants

    Recipient of two NIH R01 grants: 1) Metabolic Syndrome in childhood cancer survivors; 2) Cardiovascular risk and insulin resistance: age 7-40.

    Clinical

    Clinics

    Pediatric Specialty Care-Discovery Clinic;Pediatric Specialty Care-St. Paul

    Board Certifications

    Pediatrics, Pediatric Cardiology

    Clinical Interests

    Echocardiography; Hyperlipidemia; Preventive Cardiology