Cardiovascular Medicine News

Cardiology Grand Rounds: September 27, 2023

Time: Noon Location: Virtual Topic: “Obesity Cardiomyopathy and Sudden Cardiac Death” Presenter:     Dr. Joseph Westaby BM BS PhD CHAT FRCPath RCPathME NIHR Clinical Lecturer in Histopathology CRY Department of Cardiovascular Pathology Post point J1A Jenner Wing St. George's University of London Cranmer Terrace London Course Director: Michael Klein M.D.

Cardiology Grand Rounds: September 20th 2023

Ilan Goldenberg M.D. Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) Director, Clinical Cardiovascular Research Center Cardiology Division, Department of Medicine University of Rochester Medical Center Topic: Association Between Syncope Trigger Type and Risk of Subsequent Life-Threatening  Events in Patients with Long QT Syndrome Time: Noon Location: Via Zoom/Hybrid Course Director: Michael Klein, MD.

Cardiology Grand Rounds returns on September 13th

Date: 9/13/23 Time: Noon Speaker: Richard Allen Williams, MD, FACC, FAHA, FACP Founder, President and CEO, Minority Health Institute, Inc. Los Angeles, CA Topic: Cardiology in Black and White: A Black Cardiologist's Perspective Course Director: Michael Klein, MD.

Congratulations Matthew Nayor, MD.

Matthew Nayor, MD was promoted to Associate Professor of Medicine. Dr. Nayor is a clinical-translational investigator, and heart failure cardiologist. Dr. Nayor is dedicated to Cardiovascular research, and mentorship.  The section is proud to announce his well-deserved promotion.

Congratulations Frederick Ruberg, MD.

The section of Cardiology is happy to announce the promotion of Frederick Ruberg, MD. to Professor of Medicine. Dr. Ruberg serves as the Associate Chief for Academic Affairs, as well as Director, Advanced Cardiac Imaging. Dr. Ruberg's research expertise is well-respected amongst the Cardiovascular community, and throughout the BMC/BU campus. He's... More

Congratulations Monica Ahluwalia, MD for receiving the CTSI Pilot Award

Details:  Understanding Racial Disparities, Genetic Risk and Phenotypes in Patients with Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy using Machine Learning Algorithms The current research interests include studying the interplay between genetics, race, social determinants of health and outcomes in patients with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy followed at Boston Medical Center, the largest safety net hospital in New England. More

Cardiology Grand Rounds: June 14, 2023

Time: Noon Location: Via Zoom Speaker: Martin S. Maron, MD Adjunct Professor of Medicine Tufts University School of Medicine Director of the Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Center Lahey Hospital Burlington, MA Topic: Differing Strategies for Sudden Death Prevention in Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Course Director: Michael Klein, MD.  

Cardiology Grand Rounds: June 7, 2023

Topic: “Aldosterone synthase Inhibition In The treatment of Persistent Hypertension” Presenter:  Mason Freeman, MD Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Chief of the Lipid Metabolism Unit Director of the Translational Medicine Group for Computational and Integrative Biology and the Clinical Research Program Massachusetts General Hospital Boston, MA   Course Director: Michael Klein M.D.  

Cardiology Grand Rounds: May 31, 2023

Time: Noon Place: Virtual/Zoom Speaker: David Messika-Zeitoun, MD, PhD, FESC Professor of Cardiology University of Ottawa Heart Institute Ottawa, Canada Topic: What Are the Determinants of Aortic Stenosis Progression Course Director: Michael Klein, MD.   

Cardiology Grand Rounds: May 24, 2023 (Virtual)

Time: Noon Speaker: Markus Meyer , MD Associate Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division Engdahl Family Foundation Chair Lillehei Heart Institute University of Minnesota. Minneapolis, MN Course Director: Michael Klein, MD.