Aaron K Olson, MD

Aaron K Olson, MD


"I go to work each day striving to make new discoveries in the basic science mechanisms controlling cardiovascular disease in children. I hope to translate these discoveries into new therapies for pediatric patients. "
  • Biography

    Aaron Olson, MD, is an attending physician at Seattle Children’s Hospital and Assistant Professor in the Department of Pediatrics at the University of Washington School of Medicine. His clinical work is in general pediatric cardiology. His research interests include pharmacological clinical trials and metabolic regulation in the heart.

    Board Certification(s)

    Pediatric Cardiology


    University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN


    University of Chicago School of Medicine, Chicago, IL


    University of Iowa Hospitals & Clinics, Iowa City, IA

    Clinical Interests

    Neonatal heart disease

    Research Focus Area

    Cardiac Hypertrophy, Cardiac Metabolism, Genetic Cardiovascular Disease, Kawasaki Disease

  • Related Resources

    • Olson Lab

      Dr. Aaron Olson is unraveling how changes in cardiac energy production affect heart function. Congenital heart disease and other cardiac problems change how the heart produces energy. While researchers know that these changes impact heart function, they don’t know the mechanisms of this interaction. By identifying

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