Program Director and Administration


​James Jaggers, MD, Program Director

Professor of Surgery, Chief Congenital Cardiac Surgery
Co-Director Of the Heart Institute, Children’s Hospital
Barton Elliman Chair of Pediatric Cardiac Surgery


Clinical Interests: Dr. Jaggers' clinical interests include complex congenital cardiac surgery in neonates and children, surgery for connective tissue disorders, valve repairs, and cardiac transplantation. He has an active research laboratory and is principal investigator on many clinical research projects. Dr. Jaggers has been committed to Surgical education for the entirety of his career and currently leads one of the top-rated congenital fellowships in the country.

Medical School: University of Nebraska Medical Center 1984

General Surgery Residency Program: Oregon Health Science University 1998-1993

Thoracic Surgery Residency and Congenital Cardiac Fellowship: Children’s Hospital Colorado 1993-1996

David Campbell, MD

Amber Camus, Program Coordinator

amber.camus@ucdenver.edu

Phone: 303-724-2822

Fax: 303-274-2682

University of Colorado School of Medicine
Anshutz Medical Campus
12631 E. 17th Avenue, Room 5401, Mail Stop C-291
Aurora, CO 80045