Amil M Shah MD, MPHAssistant Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Associate Physician, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Co-Director, Cardiac Imaging Core Laboratory, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, MA
Dr. Amil M. Shah is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a cardiovascular medicine specialist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), where he is also the Co-Director of the Cardiac Imaging Core Laboratory. Dr. Shah received his undergraduate degree from Brown University, his medical degree from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and his Masters in Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health. He completed internal medicine residency at The Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania, a cardiovascular disease fellowship at Tufts-New England Medical Center (now Tufts Medical Center) and an advanced echocardiography fellowship at BWH. Dr. Shah is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.
His clinical and research interests include cardiovascular disease, cardiovascular imaging, echocardiography, and cardiopulmonary exercise testing. Dr. Shah uses non-invasive cardiac imaging, exercise testing, and translational techniques to study heart failure, with a focus on heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF). He has authored or co-authored over 95 peer-reviewed publications. He is Principal Investigator on research grants from the National Institutes of Health, the American Heart Association, the BWH Heart and Vascular Institute, and industry sponsors.
Research support: Novartis, Gilead
Recent Contributions to PracticeUpdate:
- Stages of Valvular Heart Disease Among Older Adults From the ARIC Study
- Impact of Sacubitril/Valsartan vs Ramipril on Cardiac Structure and Function After Acute Myocardial Infarction
- Association of Prior LVEF With Outcomes in Patients With HF With Midrange Ejection Fraction
- Cardiovascular Outcomes and Diabetes Status in Patients With HFpEF