Renata Shih

Renata Shih, M.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Department: MD-COGNITAL HRT CTR EXCELLENCE
Business Phone: (352) 273-5422
Business Email: rshih@peds.ufl.edu

About Renata Shih

Renata L. Shih, MD, is board-certified in general pediatrics and pediatric cardiology. Dr. Shih received her medical degree from Faculdade Ciencias Medicas Santa Casa de Sao Paulo in Brazil. She completed her pediatric residency at the University of Sao Paulo Children’s Institute and her pediatric cardiology fellowship at the University of Sao Paulo Heart Institute (InCor). Dr. Shih also completed a pediatric residency and pediatric cardiology fellowship at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Dr. Shih joined the UF Health Congenital Heart Center in 2013 after completion of her pediatric cardiology fellowship at University of Florida with focus in pediatric heart transplant, pulmonary hypertension and heart failure. Before moving to United States, Dr. Shih worked in pediatric intensive care at Santa Catarina Hospital, Sao Camilo Hospital and Cruzeiro do Sul Hospital in Sao Paulo, Brazil. 

At UF Health, Dr. Shih is also part of outreach at the pediatric cardiology clinic and participates at a multidisciplinary muscular dystrophy clinic. Additionally, Dr. Shih and three other authors received The Langley Journal Award for best paper published in Veterinary Anaesthesia and Analagesia for the article, “Determination of cardiac output by ultrasound velocity dilution in normovolemia and hypovolemia in dogs.”

Accomplishments

The Langley Prize for the best paper
2011 · Vet. Anesthesia and Analgesia Journal

Clinical Profile

Specialties
  • Pediatrics
Subspecialties
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatric Neuromuscular
Areas of Interest
  • Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS)
  • Heart failure – overview
  • Pulmonary hypertension

Publications

2020
Post Transplant Lymphoproliferative Disorder risk factors in children: Analysis of a 23-year single-institutional experience.
Pediatric transplantation. 24(5) [DOI] 10.1111/petr.13747. [PMID] 32497335.
2020
Pediatric donor management to optimize donor heart utilization.
Pediatric transplantation. 24(3) [DOI] 10.1111/petr.13679. [PMID] 32198844.
2020
Emery-Dreifuss muscular dystrophy.
Muscle & nerve. 61(4):436-448 [DOI] 10.1002/mus.26782. [PMID] 31840275.
2019
Left Ventricular Aneurysm Following Blunt-Force Trauma in a Child.
CASE (Philadelphia, Pa.). 3(1):39-42 [DOI] 10.1016/j.case.2018.08.002. [PMID] 30828683.
2016
Ventricular Fibrillation-Induced Cardiac Arrest Results in Regional Cardiac Injury Preferentially in Left Anterior Descending Coronary Artery Territory in Piglet Model.
BioMed research international. 2016 [PMID] 27882326.
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2013
Determination of Non Invasive Cardiac Output By Electrical Cardiometry Technique in Acute Hemorrhagic Shock Model
Circulation. 128(22, S)
2011
Determination of cardiac output by ultrasound velocity dilution in normovolemia and hypovolemia in dogs.
Veterinary anaesthesia and analgesia. 38(4):279-85 [DOI] 10.1111/j.1467-2995.2011.00604.x. [PMID] 21627753.

Education

Residency – Pediatrics
2010 · University of Florida
Medical Degree
2000 · Santa Casa de Sao Paulo

Teaching Profile

Courses Taught
2018
MDC7400 Pediatric Clerkship

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-5422
Emails:
Business:
rshih@peds.ufl.edu