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Prince J. Kannankeril MSCI, MD, BS

Professor of Pediatrics, and Co-Director, Vanderbilt Center for Pediatric Precision Medicine

Areas of Expertise

  • Congenital Neonatal, Infant and Pediatric Heart Conditions
  • Electrophysiology/ Arrhythmia/ Palpitations
  • General Pediatric Cardiology
  • Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy
  • Inherited Cardiovascular Disease-Genetics
  • Pediatric Cardiology
  • Pediatric Heart



  • Bachelor of Science - Pennsylvania State University Hershey, 1990
  • Doctor of Medicine - Thomas Jefferson University, 1994
  • Residency - University of Minnesota Medical Center, 1998
  • Fellowship - Children's Memeorial Hospital, Northwestern University, 2001
  • Fellowship - Vanderbilt University Medical Center, 2002
  • Master of Science in Clinical Investigation - Vanderbilt University, 2004

Board Certifications

  • Pediatric Cardiology - American Board of Pediatrics, 2002

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