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Hasan, Ayesha MD


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473 W 12th Ave
Columbus, OH 43210

Phone: (614) 293-4967

Email: hasan.30@osu.edu

 

Current OSU Appointments

Associate Professor-Clinical, Cardiovascular Medicine

Physician, FGP-Cardiovascular Medicine

 

Advising Narrative

Faculty guest speaker on 11/2/09 Medical School Interview Day to discuss my medical training pathway and career at OSU, including opportunities at our medical center regarding career pursuits Faculty guest speaker on 2/15/10 Medical School Interview Day to discuss my medical training pathway and career at OSU, including opportunities at our medical center regarding career pursuits

Academic Advising

2012 - present Sakima Smith Ohio State University College of Medicine. Graduated 2014.
2013 - present Adam Pleister Ohio State University College of Medicine. Graduated 2014.
2009 - 2010 Donald Kikta Ohio State University College of Medicine. Graduated 2010.
2010 - 2011 Angela Brittsan Ohio State University College of Medicine. Graduated 2011.
2011 - 2012 Mangeet Chahal Ohio State University College of Medicine. Graduated 2012.
2012 - 2013 Sitaramesh Emani Ohio State University College of Medicine. Graduated 2013.
2012 - 2013 Gina Mentzer Ohio State University College of Medicine. Graduated 2013.
 

Certifications

2002 - present Medical Licensure: West Virginia Board of Medicine
2002 - present Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine
2005 - present Medical Licensure: State Medical Board of Ohio
2005 - present Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine
2010 - present Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine
 

Chapters in Books

Abraham WT, Hasan A, Poole-Wilson P. "Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure." In Hurst's: The Heart. 12th Edition ed. Edited by Fuster, O'Rourke, Walsh, Poole-Wilson. 724-760. Columbus, OH, US|USA: McGraw Hill, January 2008.

Hasan A. "Overview of Clinical Trials on Resynchronization and Combined ICD-Resynchronization in Heart Failure." In Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Heart Failure. Edited by Abraham WT, Baliga RR. 121-128. Philadelphia, PA: Lippincott Williams and Wilkins, January 2010.

Abraham WT, Hasan A, Hunt S. "Diagnosis and Management of Heart Failure." In Hurst's: The Heart. 13th ed. 748-780. Columbus: McGraw-Hill, January 2011.

Hasan A. "Devices for Heart Failure." In Specialty Board Review: Cardiology. 1st ed. Edited by Baliga, RR. 715-724. Columbus: McGraw-Hill Companies, January 2012.

Pleister A, Hasan A. "Heart Failure in Women." In Women's Cardiovascular Disease Atlas. Edited by Abraham WT, Gulati M. -.

 

Degrees

1995 B.A., West Virginia University

1999 M.D., West Virginia University

2002 None Indicated, Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center of West Virginia University

2005 None Indicated, Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center of West Virginia University

2006 None Indicated, The Ohio State University

 

Editorial Activities

2008 European Journal of Heart Failure
2008 Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, reviewed submission in January 2008 and resubmission in March 2008
2009 Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography
2009 European Heart Journal
2009 - 2012 Speciality Board Review: Cardiology
2010 - present Section Editor 2012 (Vol 9), Nonpharmacologic Therapy: Surgery, Ventricular Assist Devices, Biventricular Pacing, and Exercise in Current Heart Failure Reports, pub 3/2012
2010 - present Section Editor 2011 (Vol 8), Nonpharmacologic Therapy: Surgery, Ventricular Assist Devices, Biventricular Pacing, and Exercise in Current Heart Failure Reports, pub 3/2011
2010 - present Section Editor 2013 (Vol 10), Nonpharmacologic Therapy: Surgery, Ventricular Assist Devices, Biventricular Pacing, and Exercise in Current Heart Failure Reports, pub 3/2013
2010 - present Section Editor 2014 (Vol 11), Nonpharmacologic Therapy: Surgery, Ventricular Assist Devices, Biventricular Pacing, and Exercise in Current Heart Failure Reports, pub 3/2014
2010 European Heart Journal
2010 Case Reports in Medicine
2010 European Heart Journal
2010 Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography
2010 Reviewed abstracts submitted to Heart Failure Society of America's 14th Annual Scientific Sessions, Abstract category: Surgery, transplantation, devices. April 2010
2010 Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography
2011 European Heart Journal
2011 Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology
2011 The American Journal of the Medical Sciences
2011 New England Journal of Medicine
2013 Journal of Cardiac Failure
2014 Smart Homecare Technology and TeleHealth
 

Honors

1991 - 1992 Eberly College of Arts & Sciences Outstanding Freshman.
1991 - 1995 President's List.
1991 - 1995 Presidential Scholarship.
1992 Alpha Epsilon Delta. Pre-medical honor society.
1992 - 1995 Eberly College of Arts & Sciences Outstanding Student Award.
1995 Phi Beta Kappa. Honor Society.
1995 Phi Kappa Phi. Honor Society.
1999 Janet M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Citation. American Medical Women's Association, Inc..
2005 Leadership in Cardiology Award.
2010 Best Doctors List. Best Doctors, Inc.
2010 Certificate of Excellence in recognition of Outstanding Achievement in Patient Service. Ohio State University Medical Center.
2013 Best Doctors List. Best Doctors, Inc.
 

Journal Articles

Hasan A, Abraham WT, Quinn-Tate L, Brown L, Amkieh A. "Optimization of cardiac resynchronization devices using acoustic cardiography: a comparison to echocardiography." Congestive Heart Failure. Vol. 12, no. Supplement 1. (January 2006.): 25-31.

Hasan A, Yancy CW. "Treatment of ventricular dysrhythmias and sudden cardiac death: a guideline-based approach for patients with chronic left ventricular dysfunction." Congestive Heart Failure. Vol. 13, no. 4. (January 2007.): 228-235.

Hasan A, Abraham WT. "Cardiac resynchronization treatment of heart failure." Annual Review of Medicine. Vol. 58, (January 2007.): 63-74.

Hasan A, Abraham WT. "Optimization of cardiac resynchronization therapy after implantation." Current Treatment Options in Cardiovascular Medicine. Vol. 10, no. 4. (January 2008.): 319-328.

Mehta R, Doshi A, Hasan A, Pizzuto M, Love CJ, Sai-Sudhakar C, Chan D. "Device interactions in patients with advanced cardiomyopathy." Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Vol. 51, no. 16. (January 2008.): 1613-1614.

Hasan A. "Optimizing cardiac resynchronization therapy." Current Heart Failure Reports. Vol. 5, no. 1. (January 2008.): 38-43.

Collins SP, Peacock WF, Lindsell CJ, Clopton P, Diercks DB, Hiestand B, Hogan C, Kontos MC, Mueller C, Nowak R, Chen W-J, Huang C-H, Abraham WT, Amsterdam E, Breidthardt T, Daniels L, Hasan A, Hudson M, McCord J, Naz T, Wagoner LE, Maisel A. "S3 detection as a diagnostic and prognostic aid in emergency department patients with acute dyspnea." Annals of Emergency Medicine. Vol. 53, no. 6. (January 2009.): 748-757.

Hasan A, Abraham WT. "Management of acute heart failure." Kardiovaskuläre Medizin (Cardiovascular Medicine). Vol. 9, no. 11. (January 2009.): 294-300.

Abraham WT, Bonometti C, Clyne C, Gradaus R, Gras D, Green UB, Hasan A, Herre J, Maounis T, Meine M, Morgan J, Mortensen P, Sheppard R, Wijetunga M, Yu CM. "Rationale and design of a randomized clinical trial to assess the safety and efficacy of frequent optimization of cardiac resynchronization therapy: the Frequent Optimization Study Using the QuickOpt Method (FREEDOM) trial." American Heart Journal. Vol. 159, no. 6. (June 2010.): 944-948.

Firstenberg MS, Hasan A, Abel E, Blais D, Sun B. "Aortic rupture in a heart transplant patient following recent blunt aortic trauma." Journal of Cardiac Surgery. Vol. 25, no. 2. (March 2010.): 240-242.

Thavendiranathan P, Verhaert D, Hasan A, Sun BC, Sai-Sudhakar C, Rajagopalan S, Raman SV. "Contained left ventricular free wall rupture after myocardial infarction." J Am Coll Cardiol. Vol. 56, no. 1. (June 2010.): e1-.

Hasan A. "Editorial: How should echocardiography be used in CRT optimization?." Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. Vol. 23, no. 8. (August 2010.): 867-871.

Hasan A, Sun B. "Defibrillators and cardiac resynchronization therapy as a bridge to cardiac transplantation." Heart Failure Clinics. Vol. 7, no. 2. (April 2011.): 227-239.

Hasan A, Paul V. "Telemonitoring in chronic heart failure." European Heart Journal. Vol. 32, no. 12. (June 2011.): 1457-1464.

Maffett S, Boyd JM, Love CJ, Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini RS, Hasan A, Liu Z, Hummel JD, Houmsse M, Kalbfleisch SJ. "Pacemaker and Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Implantation During Chronic Anticoagulation: Continuation of Warfarin versus Bridging with Heparin." The Journal of Innovations in Cardiac Rhythm Management. (January 2011.): 154-158.

Member of Champion Trial Study Group (not a primary author on manuscript). "Wireless pulmonary artery haemodynamic monitoring in chronic heart failure: a randomised controlled trial." Lancet. Vol. 377, no. 9766. (February 2011.): 658-666.

Hasan A. "Does Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Prevent Heart Failure?." Current Heart Failure Reports. Vol. 8, no. 1. (February 2011.): 4-6.

Satoskar AA, Efebera Y, Hasan A, Brodsky S, Nadasdy G, Dogan A, Nadasdy T. "Strong transthyretin immunostaining: potential pitfall in cardiac amyloid typing." Am J Surg Pathol. Vol. 35, no. 11. (November 2011.): 1685-90.

Abraham WT, Adamson PB, Hasan A, Bourge RC, Pamboukian SV, Aaron MF, Raval NY. "Safety and accuracy of a wireless pulmonary artery pressure monitoring system in patients with heart failure." Am Heart J. Vol. 161, no. 3. (March 2011.): 558-666.

Ponikowski P, Javaheri J, Michalkiewicz D, Bart BA, Czarnecka D, Jastrzebski M, Kusiak A, Augostini R, Jagielski D, Witkowski T, Khayat RN, Karim R, Oldenburg O, Gutleben KJ, Bitter T, Karim R, Iber C, Hasan A, Hibler K, Germany R, Abraham WT. "Transvenous phrenic nerve stimulation for the treatment of central sleep apnoea in heart failure." EUROPEAN HEART JOURNAL. Vol. 33, no. 7. (April 2012.): 889-894.

Ponikowski P, Javaheri J, Michalkiewicz D, Bart BA, Czarnecka D, Jastrzebski M, Kusiak A, Augostini R, Jagielski D, Witkowski T, Khayat RN, Karim R, Oldenburg O, Gutleben KJ, Bitter T, Karim R, Iber C, Hasan A, Hibler K, Germany R, Abraham WT. "Transvenous Phrenic Nerve Stimulation for the Treatment of Central Sleep Apnea in Heart Failure." European Heart Journal. Vol. 33, no. 7. (April 2012.): 889-894.

Mazzaferri EL Jr, Gradinac S, Sagic D, Otasevic P, Hasan AK, Goff TL, Sievert H, Wunderlich N, Nikolic SD, Abraham WT. "Percutaneous left ventricular partitioning in patients with chronic heart failure and a prior anterior myocardial infarction: Results of the PercutAneous Ventricular RestorAtion in Chronic Heart failUre PaTiEnts Trial." Am Heart J. Vol. 163, no. 5. (May 2012.): 812-20.

Singh N, Parikh S, Bhatt U, Vonvisger J, Nori U, Hasan A, Samavedi S, Andreoni K, Henry M, Pelletier R, Rajab A, Elkhammas E, Pesavento T. "Cardiac stress test as a risk stratification tool for post-transplant cardiac outcomes in diabetic kidney transplant recipients." Transplantation. Vol. 94, no. 12. (December 2012.): 1224-1229.

Host JF, Hasan A. "Role of telephone monitoring in chronic heart failure patients: theory and practical implications." Smart Homecare Technology and TeleHealth. Vol. 2, (February 2014.): 1-12.

Campagna R, Ravi Y, Essa E, Hasan AK, Higgins RH, Emani S, Sai-Sudhakar CB. "Successful Utilization of a Donor Heart Affected by Takotsubo Cardiomypathy for a Heart Transplant." American Journal of Transplantation. -.

Adamson PB, Abraham WT, Bourge RC, Stevenson LW, Bauman J, Hasan A, Yadav J. "Wireless pulmonary artery pressure monitoring guides management to reduce decompensation in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction." Circulation Heart Failure. -.

Konstantin S, Chen W, Brodsky S, Zhao WJ, Otterson G, Villalona-Calero M, Satoskar A, Hasan A, Pelletier R, Ivanov I, Ross P, Nadasdy T. "Y-chromosome status identification suggests a recipient origin of post-transplant non-small cell lung carcinomas: chromogenic in situ hybridization analysis." Human Pathology. -.

Abraham WT, Hasan A. "Optimization of cardiac resynchronization therapy (Submitted)." JACC. -.

 

Reference Works

January 2007 Mehta R, Love CJ, Sai-Sudhakar C, Hasan A, Chan D."A device-device interaction between a Thoratec Heartmate II left ventricular assis device and a St. Jude Atlas (V-193) implantable cardioverter-defibrillator" . : E27; author reply E28
January 2010 Doshi A, Stohr E, Dutro M, Daoud EG, Weiss R, Augostini RS, Love CJ, Kalbfleisch SJ, Houmsse M, Hart DT, Hasan A, Liu Z, Rhodes T, Tyler J, Rhine D, Rooney T, Hummel JD."Initial Performance Data of a Defibrillation Lead Utilizing the Draft IS4 Connection System" . : S21
March 2010 Ponikowski P, Zhang SJ, Witkowski T, Hasan A, Khayat R, Bart B, Jagielski D, Zhang X."Central Sleep Apnea Events Are Terminated by Phrenic Nerve Stimulation" . : A30. E289
February 2010 Emani S, Louis LB, Hasan A, Sai-Sudhakar C, Sun B."Characteristics of patients receiving ventricular assist devices as a bridge to cardiac transplant candidacy" . : S24
January 2010 Abraham WT, Gras D, Yu CM, Calo L, Islam N, Klein N, Alawwa A, Santamaria M, Goodman J, Exner DV, Green UB, Clyne C, Mortensen P, Gradaus R, Hasan A, Maounis T, Morgan J, Wijetunga M, Sheppard R, Herre J."Results from the Freedom Trial - Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Frequent Optimization of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy" .
August 2010 Hasan A, Michalkiewicz D, Czarnecka D, Ponikowski P, Abraham WT."Comparison of Right and Left Unilateral Phrenic Nerve Stimulation in the Termination of Central Apnea Events" . : S58
April 2011 Emani S, Young JB, Acker M, Mangi A, Cleveland JC, Miller MA, Naftel DC, Kirklin JK, Hasan AK, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Sun B."Bridge to Candidacy: A Fulfilled Promise?" . : S125
April 2011 Emani S, O’Keefe CM, Wissman S, MacBrair KS, White L, Hasan AK, Sai-Sudhakar CB, Sun BC."Driver’s Education: A Single Center Experience on the Incidence and Safety of Driving with LVADs" . : S70
April 2011 Emani S, O’Keefe C, Ravi Y, Higgins RS, Crestanello JA, Firstenberg MS, Sirak JH, MacBrair K, Hasan AK, Sai-Sudhakar CB."Consideration for Serial Surveillance of Aortic Valve Following Implantation of Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device" . : S164
September 2012 Abraham WT, Oldenburg O, Ponikowski P, Schwartz A, Bart B, Czarnecka D, Michalkiewicz D, Hasan A, Bourn D."Phrenic nerve stimulation improves acute circulatory delay in patients with heart failure and central sleep apnea" Seattle, WA. : S14
April 2012 Ravi Y, Emani S, Wissman S, Hasan AK, Gafford EF, Sai-Sudhakar CB."Integrating palliative care in the management of patients considered for mechanical circulatory support" Prague. : S253
April 2013 Whitson BA, Ravi Y, Kilic A, Hasan A, Franco V, Higgins RSD, Sai-Sudhakar C."Heart transplant recipients with LVADs and pulmonary hypertension do not benefit from “oversized” donor hearts" Montreal. : S14
September 2013 Ishiola A, Hite AJ, Smith SA, Hasan AK."Journal of Cardiac Failure" Orlando. : S22
June 2013 Hite AJ, Ishiola A, Smith SA, Hasan AK."Echocardiographic derived LVEF enhances the risk stratification of the CHADS-Vasc score in heart failure patients with atrial fibrillation" Minneapolis. : B24
April 2013 Emani S, Pagani F, Eckman P, Gordon R, Brisco M, Klodell C, Mandras S, Hasan A, Sai-Sudhakar C, Sun B.."Hit the road: a multicenter evaluation of driving with LVADs" Montreal. : S98
Smith SA, Ishiola A, Hite AJ, Hasan AK."Atrial fibrillation is associated with worse outcomes in patients with diastolic heart failure than patients with systolic heart failure" .
Chen W, Brodsky S, Zhao W, Otterson G, Villalona-Calero M, Satoskar A, Hasan A, Pelletier R, Ivanov I, Ross P, Nadasdy T, Shilo K."Y-Chromosome status identification suggests a recipient origin of post-transplant non-small cell lung carcinomas: chromogenic in situ hybridization analysis" .
Whitson BA, Kilic A, Lehman A, Wehr A, Hasan A, Haas G, Sai-Sudhakar CB, and Higgins RSD."Impacts of induction immunosuppression on survival in heart transplant recipients: a contemporary analysis of agents" .
Smith S, Breathett K, Hasan A, Binkley P, Foraker R."The impact of insurance and socioeconomic status on outcomes for patients with left ventricular access devices" .

Softwares

June 2010 Hasan A."Updating Heart and Vascular website regarding cardiovascular topics"
October 2012 Heart transplant patient experience."The Power of One: Grateful Patient Stories from the OSU Wexner Medical Center"
April 2014 Hasan A."Advanced Heart Failure, Transplant, and Ventricular Assist Device Program at OSU Heart & Vascular Center Mailer" WriterGirl & Associates

Presentations

"Diastolic Heart Failure: Managing the Other half of Heart Failure." Presented at High Touch, High Tech: Heart Failure for the 21st Century, 5th Annual Conference on Medical and Surgical Therapies, Columbus, OH. (November 2006)

"Chronic Heart Failure: Pathophysiology and Overview of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy." Presented at IBHREXAM Review Course, Columbus, OH. (August 2007)

"Maximizing Patient Benefit from Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy." Presented at Satellite Program; Pharmacologic vs. Device Therapy: To Implant or Not to Implant. 12th Annual scientific Meeting of the Heart Failure Society of America, Toronto, CA|CAN. (August 2008)

"Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy in Chronic Heart Failure: Optimizing Biventricular Pacing after Implantation." Presented at IBHREXAM Review Course, Columbus, OH. (March 2008)

"Cardiorenal Syndrome." Presented at 7th Annual Heart Failure Update, Columbus, OH. (November 2008)

"Atrial-Ventricular (AV) Delay Optimization Training." Presented at EchoCRT Study Investigators Meeting, sponsored by Biotronik Inc, Orlando, FL. (November 2008)

"Updates on Management of Chronic Heart Failure." Presented at Raleigh County Medical Society Grand Rounds, Beckley, WV. (October 2008)

"Update in Management of Chronic Heart Failure." Presented at Medical Grand Rounds, Bellefontaine, OH. (January 2009)

"Heart Failure: What is it? How do you treat it? How is it prevented?." Presented at Healthy Heart Forum, Columbus, OH. (February 2009)

"Late Bleeding and Thrombotic Complications with Continuous Flow Ventricular Assist Devices." Presented at General Poster Session, 29th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions, International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation, Paris, FR|FRA. (April 2009)

"Coronary Artery Disease and Heart Failure." Presented at 8th Annual Heart Failure Update: Tackling Common Challenges in Heart Failure Management, Columbus, OH, US|USA. (October 2009)

"Implantable Hemodynamic Monitoring in Chronic Heart Failure." Presented at University Hospital Zurich, Medical Grand Rounds, Zurich, CH|CHE. (January 2009)

"Atrial-Ventricular (AV) Delay Optimization Training." Presented at EchoCRT Study Investigators Meeting for European sites, sponsored by Biotronik Inc, Rome, IT|ITA. (January 2009)

"Rabbit Antithymocyte Globulin Dosing and Complications in Heart Transplant Induction and Rejection." Presented at General Poster Session, 29th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions, International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation, Paris, FR|FRA. (April 2009)

"The Ohio State University Medical Center Experience with Adult Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) for Cardiogenic Shock." Presented at 19th World Congress of the World Society of Cardio-Thoracic Surgeons, Buenos Aires, AR|ARG. (November 2009)

"Treatment of Heart Failure in Women: Are We Doing Enough?." Presented at Women's Heart Health Conference: The Evolution of Biology to Disease, Columbus, OH. (May 2009)

"Pacemaker and Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Implantation in Patients Chronically Anticoagulated: Continuation of Warfarin Versus Bridging with Heparin." Presented at General Poster Session, Heart Rhythm Society 30th Annual Scientific Sessions, Boston, MA. (May 2009)

"The Heart Failure Program at OSU: Update on Clinical Trials and Transplant." Presented at CHF Innovations, Grand Rounds, Cincinnati, OH, US|USA. (August 2009)

"Gender Differences in the Treatment of Heart Failure." Presented at 2nd Annual Women’s Cardiovascular Conference, Columbus, OH. (May 2010)

"Central sleep apnea events are terminated by phrenic nerve stimulation." Presented at General Poster Session, American College of Cardiology 59th Annual Scientific Session, Atlanta, GA. (March 2010)

"62 y/o With Chronic Systolic HF and Recent Decrease in Exercise Tolerance: BNP or Clinical Evaluation or Both?." Presented at 2nd AnnualContemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine Conference: A Disease-Based Learning Experiencefor the Practitioner, Orlando, FL. (October 2010)

"54 y/o, Remote MI, on Maximal Medical Therapy and LVEF 20%, LVEDD 7.5 cm and Symptomatic HF: CRT vs. Transplant, Heart Failure Viewpoint." Presented at 2nd Annual Contemporary Multi-Disciplinary Cardiovascular Medicine Conference: A Disease-Based Learning Experiencefor the Practitioner, Orlando, FL. (October 2010)

"A Novel Approach Using Phrenic Nerve Stimulation to Treat Central Sleep Apnea: First-in-Man Experience." Presented at Sleep 2010, 24th Annual Meeting of the Associated Professional Sleep Societies, San Antonio, TX. (June 2010)

"Comparison of Right and Left Unilateral Phrenic Nerve Stimulation in the Termination of Central Apnea Events." Presented at General Poster Session, Heart Failure Society of America 14th Annual Scientific Sessions, San Diego, CA. (September 2010)

"The Responder: Imaging Profile." Presented at Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: Update 2010 at 23rd Annual State of the Art Echocardiography program, co-sponsored by the American Society of Echocardiography and Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ, US|USA. (February 2010)

"QRS Morphology and Duration." Presented at Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: Update 2010 at 23rd Annual State of the Art Echocardiography program, co-sponsored by the American Society of Echocardiography and Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ, US|USA. (February 2010)

"Controversies in Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: Mild Heart Failure." Presented at Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy: Update 2010 at 23rd Annual State of the Art Echocardiography program, co-sponsored by the American Society of Echocardiography and Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ, US|USA. (February 2010)

"Characteristics of patients receiving ventricular assist devices as a bridge to cardiac transplant candidacy." Presented at 30th Annual Meeting and Scientific Sessions, International Society for Heart & Lung Transplantation, Chicago, IL. (April 2010)

"Know Your Ejection Fraction." Marysville, OH. (August 2010)

"Results of Chronic Phrenic Nerve Stimulation using the RespiCardiaâ„¢ System are Comparable to AcuteResults in the Improvement of Central Sleep Apnea: First in Man Experience." Presented at General Poster Session, American Heart Association Annual Meeting 2010, Chicago, IL. (November 2010)

"Results From The Freedom Trial: Assess The Safety And Efficacy Of Frequent Optimization Of Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy." Presented at Abstract Presentation, Heart Rhythm Society 31st Annual Scientific Session, Denver, CO. (May 2010)

"Initial Performance Data of a Defibrillation Lead Utilizing the Draft IS4 Connection System." Presented at Heart Rhythm Society 31st Annual Scientific Sessions, Denver, CO. (May 2010)

"Hemodynamics and the Role of Pressure-Guided Therapy in Heart Failure Management: Champion Trial Overview." Presented at 7th Annual Heart Failure Nursing Conference, Seattle. (June 2011)

"Driver’s Education: A Single Center Experience on the Incidence and Safety of Driving with LVADs." Presented at Abstract Presentation, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation 31st Annual Scientific Session, . (April 2011)

"Consideration for Serial Surveillance of Aortic Valve Following Implantation of Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Device." Presented at General Poster Session, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation 31st Annual Scientific Session, San Diego, CA. (April 2011)

"Bridge to Candidacy: A Fulfilled Promise?." Presented at Abstract Presentation, International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation 31st Annual Scientific Session, San Diego, CA. (April 2011)

"Heart Failure in Women: Advances in Treatment and Therapeutic Options." Presented at 3rd Annual Women’s Cardiovascular Conference: the Beat of a Woman’s Heart, Columbus, OH. (September 2011)

"Acute Decompensated Heart Failure: Evidence Based Guidelines." Presented at Success with Failure: New Strategies for Evaluation and Treatment of Congestive Heart Failure, Fayettville, AR. (February 2011)

"Chronic LVAD Therapy in Advanced Heart Failure: When to Refer and What are the Outcomes?." Presented at Bringing Chronic LVAD Therapy to the Community 2011, Columbus. (May 2011)

"Chronic Left Ventricular Assist Device in Advanced Heart Failure: How Do We Decide When to Explant - Case Presentation." Presented at 10th Annual Heart Failure Update: Challenging Problems in Heart Failure, Columbus, OH. (November 2011)

"End-Stage Heart Failure: Left Ventricular Assist Devices and Cardiac Transplant in Women." Presented at 4th Annual Women’s Cardiovascular Conference, Columbus, Ohio. (September 2012)

"Living with Heart Failure." Presented at Mended Hearts (Cardiac patient support group), . (November 2012)

 

Professional Activities

present Obtained ACGME approval for initial accreditation for Advanced Heart Failure & Cardiac Transplant Program to start 7/1/2013. Ohio State University Medical Center.
2008 - present Unverferth Family House Board. Columbus, Ohio.
2009 - present Presented update on OSU Transplant Program for site visit by Blue Distinction Centers for Transplant (BDCT). sponsored by BlueCross and BlueShield Association.
2009 - present Consultant for Cardiomems, Inc. FDA Meeting to discuss Humanitarian Exemption for use of Cardiomems Sensor for Invasive Hemodynamic Monitoring in Patients with Mechanical Circulatory Support Devices. Cardiomems.
2009 - present Presentation: Update on Heart Transplant Program from 6/09 (Outcomes, Volume, Goals). To Comprehensive Transplant Center Executive Committee. Columbus, OH.
2009 - present Presentation on Current Status of Heart Transplant Program: strategies to increase volume. To Medical Center Executive Committee. Columbus, OH.
2010 - present Started Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Nonresponder Clinic.
2011 - present PRomPT Clinical Trial – AEAC, Adverse Events Adjudication Committee. Sponsored by Medtronic.
2012 - present Revised and updated heart transplant protocol for OSUMC.
2012 - present Chair Data Safety Monitoring Board. Clinical Trial: Early Treatment with Aldosterone Antagonism Attenuates Cardiomyopathy in.
2013 - present Mentor.
2013 - present Transplant manual updates: Updated transplant referral process and developed an algorithm for inpatient and outpatient referrals. Goal is to expedite initial evaluation..
2009 Revised and updated heart transplant protocol for OSUMC.
2007 - 2010 FREEDOM Clinical Trial Steering Committee. Sponsored by St. Jude Medical.
2010 Developed Patient Selection Protocol for Longterm Ventricular Assist Devices.
2010 Heart-Kidney transplant protocol.