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Grand Rounds | Nishant R. Shah, MD, MPH, MSc | Quantitative Coronary Flow Capacity by PET: An Imaging Biomarker of Cardiovascular Risk

November 15, 2019 | 12:00 pm1:00 pm CST

Nishant R. Shah, MD, MPH, MSc
Director of Cardiovascular Imaging
Providence Veterans Administration Medical Center
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Brown University Alpert Medical School
Assistant Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice
Brown University School of Public Health
(Providence, Rhode Island)

Dr. Nishant R. Shah earned his medical degree from Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago. He then moved to Houston, where he completed his internal medicine residency at Baylor College of Medicine and his cardiology fellowship at the Texas Heart Institute. Next, Dr. Shah completed his advanced cardiovascular imaging fellowship at Brigham & Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School while concurrently earning an MPH at the Harvard School of Public Health. He is currently an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Brown University Alpert Medical School and an Assistant Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice at the Brown University School of Public Health. He serves at the Director of Cardiovascular Imaging at the Providence VA Medical Center and his research focuses on improving the quality and cost-effectiveness of cardiac testing for patients with known or suspected heart disease.

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Video Link:

Video Link | Meeting ID: 732 925 382 Or Visit www.texasheart.org/GrandRounds

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Accreditation and Credit Designation

Texas Heart Institute is accredited by the Accreditation Council or Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Texas Heart Institute designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


November 15, 2019
12:00 pm —1:00 pm
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