About Our Team

When transplant is necessary, our team of experts offers the very best support to transplant candidates before, during and after surgery. Depending on your child’s needs, their care team could consist of specialists in surgery, medicine, pulmonology, nutrition, physical therapy, child psychology and pharmacy, along with clinical nurse specialists trained in the care of transplant patients.

  • Carol K. Conrad, MD - Medical Director, Heart-Lung and Lung Transplantation, Pulmonary Medicine/Cystic Fibrosis
  • Carlos E. Milla, MD - Pulmonary Medicine/Cystic Fibrosis
  • David Cornfield, MD - Intensive Care, Pulmonary Medicine/Cystic Fibrosis
  • Lauren Mikula Schneider, PsyD - Child & Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Jackie Zirbes, PNP - Pretransplant Patient Care Coordinator
  • Lisa Brown, RN - Posttransplant Patient Care Coordinators
  • Nancy McDonald, PNP - Posttransplant Patient Care Coordinators
  • Tamzen Hull - Social Work