Chester H. Conrad, MD

Assistant Professor, Medicine

150 S Huntington Avenue

Other Positions

  • VA Boston Healthcare System


  • Harvard University, MD
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, PhD
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, SM
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, SB


  • Published on 1/1/2022

    Katz IR, Rogers MP, Lew R, Thwin SS, Doros G, Ahearn E, Ostacher MJ, DeLisi LE, Smith EG, Ringer RJ, Ferguson R, Hoffman B, Kaufman JS, Paik JM, Conrad CH, Holmberg EF, Boney TY, Huang GD, Liang MH. Lithium Treatment in the Prevention of Repeat Suicide-Related Outcomes in Veterans With Major Depression or Bipolar Disorder: A Randomized Clinical Trial. JAMA Psychiatry. 2022 01 01; 79(1):24-32. PMID: 34787653.

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  • Published on 2/24/2012

    D'Avolio L, Ferguson R, Goryachev S, Woods P, Sabin T, O'Neil J, Conrad C, Gillon J, Escalera J, Brophy M, Lavori P, Fiore L. Implementation of the Department of Veterans Affairs' first point-of-care clinical trial. J Am Med Inform Assoc. 2012 Jun; 19(e1):e170-6. PMID: 22366293.

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  • Published on 4/1/2011

    Fiore LD, Brophy M, Ferguson RE, D'Avolio L, Hermos JA, Lew RA, Doros G, Conrad CH, O'Neil JA, Sabin TP, Kaufman J, Swartz SL, Lawler E, Liang MH, Gaziano JM, Lavori PW. A point-of-care clinical trial comparing insulin administered using a sliding scale versus a weight-based regimen. Clin Trials. 2011 Apr; 8(2):183-95. PMID: 21478329.

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  • Published on 6/12/2010

    Brooks WW, Shen S, Conrad CH, Goldstein RH, Deng LL, Bing OH. Transcriptional changes associated with recovery from heart failure in the SHR. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2010 Sep; 49(3):390-401. PMID: 20547165.

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  • Published on 12/16/2009

    Brooks WW, Shen SS, Conrad CH, Goldstein RH, Bing OH. Transition from compensated hypertrophy to systolic heart failure in the spontaneously hypertensive rat: Structure, function, and transcript analysis. Genomics. 2010 Feb; 95(2):84-92. PMID: 20006699.

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  • Published on 8/1/2009

    Brooks WW, Conrad CH. Isoproterenol-induced myocardial injury and diastolic dysfunction in mice: structural and functional correlates. Comp Med. 2009 Aug; 59(4):339-43. PMID: 19712573.

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  • Published on 7/1/2009

    Brooks WW, Cicogna AC, Conrad CH, Robinson KG, Sen S, Bing OH. Thyroid state and tolerance of mammalian myocardium to hypoxia. J Exp Zool A Ecol Genet Physiol. 2009 Jul 1; 311(6):399-407. PMID: 19415714.

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  • Published on 12/4/2008

    Brooks WW, Conrad CH, Robinson KG, Colucci WS, Bing OH. L-arginine fails to prevent ventricular remodeling and heart failure in the spontaneously hypertensive rat. Am J Hypertens. 2009 Feb; 22(2):228-34. PMID: 19057517.

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  • Published on 3/5/2007

    Givertz MM, Andreou C, Conrad CH, Colucci WS. Direct myocardial effects of levosimendan in humans with left ventricular dysfunction: alteration of force-frequency and relaxation-frequency relationships. Circulation. 2007 Mar 13; 115(10):1218-24. PMID: 17339544.

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  • Published on 2/1/2005

    Boluyt MO, Robinson KG, Meredith AL, Sen S, Lakatta EG, Crow MT, Brooks WW, Conrad CH, Bing OH. Heart failure after long-term supravalvular aortic constriction in rats. Am J Hypertens. 2005 Feb; 18(2 Pt 1):202-12. PMID: 15752948.

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