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Usman Tahir, M.D.

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Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education at the City College of New YorkBSBiomedical Education
Stony Brook School of MedicineMDMedicine
Harvard Medical School MBIBiomedical Informatics
Kirschstein National Research Service Award (NRSA) Individual Postdoctoral Fellowship (Parent F32)
John S. LaDue Memorial Fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine

Director, Cardiovascular Genetics
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

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  1. Katz DH, Tahir UA, Bick AG, Pampana A, Ngo D, Benson MD, Yu Z, Robbins JM, Chen ZZ, Cruz DE, Deng S, Farrell L, Sinha S, Schmaier AA, Shen D, Gao Y, Hall ME, Correa A, Tracy RP, Durda P, Taylor KD, Liu Y, Johnson WC, Guo X, Yao J, Chen YI, Manichaikul AW, Jain D, Bouchard C, Sarzynski MA, Rich SS, Rotter JI, Wang TJ, Wilson JG, Natarajan P, Gerszten RE. Whole Genome Sequence Analysis of the Plasma Proteome in Black Adults Provides Novel Insights into Cardiovascular Disease. Circulation. 2021 Nov 24. PMID: 34814699.
  2. Robbins JM, Peterson B, Schranner D, Tahir UA, Rienmüller T, Deng S, Keyes MJ, Katz DH, Beltran PMJ, Barber JL, Baumgartner C, Carr SA, Ghosh S, Shen C, Jennings LL, Ross R, Sarzynski MA, Bouchard C, Gerszten RE. Author Correction: Human plasma proteomic profiles indicative of cardiorespiratory fitness. Nat Metab. 2021 Sep; 3(9):1275. PMID: 34446928.
  3. Robbins JM, Peterson B, Schranner D, Tahir UA, Rienmüller T, Deng S, Keyes MJ, Katz DH, Beltran PMJ, Barber JL, Baumgartner C, Carr SA, Ghosh S, Shen C, Jennings LL, Ross R, Sarzynski MA, Bouchard C, Gerszten RE. Human plasma proteomic profiles indicative of cardiorespiratory fitness. Nat Metab. 2021 06; 3(6):786-797. PMID: 34045743.
    Citations:    Translation:Humans
  4. Katz DH, Tahir UA, Ngo D, Benson MD, Gao Y, Shi X, Nayor M, Keyes MJ, Larson MG, Hall ME, Correa A, Sinha S, Shen D, Herzig M, Yang Q, Robbins JM, Chen ZZ, Cruz DE, Peterson B, Vasan RS, Wang TJ, Wilson JG, Gerszten RE. Multiomic Profiling in Black and White Populations Reveals Novel Candidate Pathways in Left Ventricular Hypertrophy and Incident Heart Failure Specific to Black Adults. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2021 06; 14(3):e003191. PMID: 34019435.
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  5. Belanger MJ, Kelly EM, Tahir UA, Benson MD. Genetic Risk Assessment for Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease: A Guide for the General Cardiologist. Cardiol Rev. 2021 Mar 19. PMID: 33758125.
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  6. Rebholz CM, Gao Y, Talegawkar S, Tucker KL, Colantonio LD, Muntner P, Ngo D, Chen ZZ, Cruz D, Katz DH, Tahir UA, Clish C, Gerszten RE, Wilson JG. Metabolomic Markers of Southern Dietary Patterns in the Jackson Heart Study. Mol Nutr Food Res. 2021 04; 65(8):e2000796. PMID: 33629508.
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  7. Ngo D, Benson MD, Long JZ, Chen ZZ, Wang R, Nath AK, Keyes MJ, Shen D, Sinha S, Kuhn E, Morningstar JE, Shi X, Peterson BD, Chan C, Katz DH, Tahir UA, Farrell LA, Melander O, Mosley JD, Carr SA, Vasan RS, Larson MG, Smith JG, Wang TJ, Yang Q, Gerszten RE. Proteomic profiling reveals biomarkers and pathways in type 2 diabetes risk. JCI Insight. 2021 03 08; 6(5). PMID: 33591955.
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  8. Tahir UA, Katz DH, Zhao T, Ngo D, Cruz DE, Robbins JM, Chen ZZ, Peterson B, Benson MD, Shi X, Dailey L, Andersson C, Vasan RS, Gao Y, Shen C, Correa A, Hall ME, Wang TJ, Clish CB, Wilson JG, Gerszten RE. Metabolomic Profiles and Heart Failure Risk in Black Adults: Insights From the Jackson Heart Study. Circ Heart Fail. 2021 01; 14(1):e007275. PMID: 33464957.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:HumansCells
  9. Oeing CU, Jun S, Mishra S, Dunkerly-Eyring BL, Chen A, Grajeda MI, Tahir UA, Gerszten RE, Paolocci N, Ranek MJ, Kass DA. MTORC1-Regulated Metabolism Controlled by TSC2 Limits Cardiac Reperfusion Injury. Circ Res. 2021 03 05; 128(5):639-651. PMID: 33401933.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:AnimalsCells
  10. Katz DH, Tahir UA, Ngo D, Benson MD, Bick AG, Pampana A, Gao Y, Keyes MJ, Correa A, Sinha S, Shen D, Yang Q, Robbins JM, Chen ZZ, Cruz DE, Peterson B, Natarajan P, Vasan RS, Smith G, Wang TJ, Gerszten RE. Proteomic Profiling in Biracial Cohorts Implicates DC-SIGN as a Mediator of Genetic Risk in COVID-19. medRxiv. 2020 Jun 11. PMID: 32577670.
    Citations: 1     
  11. Tahir UA, Gerszten RE. Omics and Cardiometabolic Disease Risk Prediction. Annu Rev Med. 2020 01 27; 71:163-175. PMID: 31986080.
    Citations: 3     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  12. Tahir UA, Carroll B, Pinto DS. Massive pulmonary embolism: embolectomy or extracorporeal membrane oxygenation? Curr Opin Crit Care. 2019 12; 25(6):630-637. PMID: 31567291.
    Citations: 2     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  13. Tahir UA, Doros G, Kim JS, Connors LH, Seldin DC, Sam F. Predictors of Mortality in Light Chain Cardiac Amyloidosis with Heart Failure. Sci Rep. 2019 06 12; 9(1):8552. PMID: 31189919.
    Citations: 7     Fields:    Translation:HumansCTClinical Trials
  14. Tahir UA, Yeh RW. Individualizing dual antiplatelet therapy duration after percutaneous coronary intervention: from randomized control trials to personalized medicine. Expert Rev Cardiovasc Ther. 2017 Sep; 15(9):681-693. PMID: 28764572.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
  15. Tahir U, Yeh RW. Duration of dual antiplatelet therapy (DAPT): a call for personalized medicine. J Thorac Dis. 2016 Oct; 8(10):E1226-E1229. PMID: 27867593.
    Citations: 1     
  16. Tahir U, Sam F. Withdrawal of heart failure medications in peripartum cardiomyopathy after myocardial recovery. Int J Cardiol. 2015 Jul 01; 190:212-3. PMID: 25920029.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  17. Tahir U, Doros G, Sam F. Delayed myocardial recovery in peripartum cardiomyopathy. Int J Cardiol. 2015 Apr 01; 184:310-312. PMID: 25731846.
    Citations:    Fields:    Translation:Humans
  18. Parikh PB, Prakash S, Tahir U, Kort S, Gruberg L, Jeremias A. Association of elevated radiation dose with mortality in patients with acute myocardial infarction undergoing percutaneous coronary intervention. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2014 Sep-Oct; 15(6-7):340-5. PMID: 25165016.
    Citations: 1     Fields:    Translation:Humans
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.