Penn Cardiovascular Institute

Heart and Vascular Faculty

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Rajat Deo, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Cardiovascular Medicine Division
9 Founders Pavilion
3400 Spruce Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 615-5455
Fax: (215) 662-2879
Education:
S.B. (Biology)
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1996.
M.D. (Internal Medicine)
University of Michigan Medical School, 2001.
M.T.R. (Masters of Science in Translational Research)
University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine, 2011.
Post-Graduate Training
Intern, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Parkland Hospital), 2001-2002.
Resident, Internal Medicine, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center (Parkland Hospital), 2002-2004.
Fellow, Cardiology, University of California, San Francisco, 2004-2006.
Fellow, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 2006-2008.
Certifications
American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine), 2004.
American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease), 2007.
American Board of Internal Medicine (Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology), 2010.
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Selected Publications

Magnani Jared W, Wang Na, Nelson Kerrie P, Connelly Stephanie, Deo Rajat, Rodondi Nicolas, Schelbert Erik B, Garcia Melissa E, Phillips Caroline L, Shlipak Michael G, Harris Tamara B, Ellinor Patrick T, Benjamin Emelia J: The Electrocardiographic PR Interval and Adverse Outcomes in Older Adults: the Health, Aging and Body Composition Study. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol 6(1): 84-90, Dec 2013 Notes: Epub 2012 Dec 16.

Deo Rajat, Nalls Michael A, Avery Christy L, Gustav Smith J, Evans Daniel S, Keller Margaux F, Butler Anne M, Buxbaum Sarah G, Guo Li P, Miguel Quibrera P, Smith Erin N, Tanaka Toshiko, Akylbekova Ermeg L, Alonso Alvaro, Arking Dan E, Benjamin E Melia J, Berenson Gerald S, Bis Joshua C, Chen Lin Y, Chen Wei, Cummings Steven R, Ellinor Patrick T, Evans Michele K, Ferrucci Luigi, Fox Ervin R, Heckbert Susan R, Heiss Gerardo, Hsueh Wen-Chi, Kerr Kathleen F, Limacher Marian C, Liu Yongmei, Lubitz Steven A, Magnani Jared W, Mehra Reena, Marcus Gregory M, Murray Sarah S, Newman Anne B, Njajou Omer, North Kari E, Paltoo Dina N, Psaty Bruce M, Redline Susan S, Reiner Alexander P, Robinson Jennifer G, Rotter Jerome I, Samdarshi Tandaw E, Schnabel Renate B, Schork Nicholas J, Singleton Andrew B, Siscovick David, Soliman Elsayed Z, Sotoodehnia Nona, Srinivasan Santhanur R, Taylor Herman A, Trevisan Maurizio, Zhang Zhu-Ming, Zonderman Alan B, Newton-Cheh Christopher, Whitsel Eric A: Common genetic variation near the Connexin-43 gene is associated with resting heart rate in African Americans: A Genome-wide Association Study of 13,372 participants. Heart Rhythm 10(3): 401-8, March 2013 Notes: Epub 2012 Nov 24.

Butler AM, Yin X, Evans DS, Nalls MA, Smith EN, Tanaka T, Li G, Buxbaum, Whitsel EA, Alonso A, Arking DE, Benjamin EJ, Berenson GS, Bis JC, Chen W, Deo R, Ellinor PT,Heckbert SR, Heiss G, Hsueh W-C, Keating BJ, Kerr KF, Li Y, Limacher M, Liu Y, Lubitz SA, Marciante KD, Mehra R, Men YA, Newman AB, Newton-Cheh C, North KE, Palmer CD, Psaty BM, Quibrera PM, Redline S, Reiner AP, Rotter JI, Schnabel RB, Schork NJ, Singleton AB, Smith JG, Soliman EZ, Srinivasan SR, Zhang Z-M, Zonderman AB, Ferrucci L, Murray SS, Evans MK, Sotoodehnia N, Magnani JW, Avery CL.: Novel loci associated with PR interval in a genome-wide Association Study of ten African American cohorts. Circ Cardiovasc Genet 5(6): 639-46, Dec 2012 Notes: doi: 10.1161/CIRCGENETICS.112.963991. Epub 2012 Nov 8.

Whitman IR, Feldman HI, Deo R.: CKD and sudden cardiac death: Epidemiology, mechanisms and therapeutic approaches. J Am Soc Nephrol 23(12): 1929-39, Dec 2012 Notes: DOI: 10.1681/ASN.2012010037 JASN October 25, 2012. [Epub ahead of print].

Mathew J, Katz R, St. John Sutton M, Dixit S, Gerstenfeld Ed, Ghio S, Gold M, Linde C, Shlipak M, Deo R.: Chronic Kidney Disease and Cardiac Remodeling in Patients with Mild Heart Failure: Results from the Resynchronization Reverses Remodeling in Systolic Left Ventricular Dysfunction (REVERSE) study. Eur J Heart Fail 14(12): 1420-8, Dec 2012 Notes: doi: 10.1093/eurjhf/hfs135. Epub 2012 Sep 6.

Deo R, Varosy PD : Invited commentary-Global arrhythmia burden: the public health implications of the rise in atrial fibrillation comment on "The increasing burden of atrial fibrillation compared with heart failure and myocardial infarction" Arch Intern Med 172(9): 741-2, May 2012.

Mountantonakis S, Deo R.: Biomarkers in Atrial Fibrillation, Ventricular Arrythmias, and Sudden Cardiac Death. Cardiovascular Therapeutics 30(2), April 2012.

Tzou WS, Zado ES, Lin D, Callans DJ, Dixit S, Cooper JM, Bala R, Garcia F, Hutchinson MD, Riley MP, Deo R, Gerstenfeld EP, Marchlinski FE: Sinus Rhythm ECG Criteria Associated with Basal-Lateral Ventricular Tachycardia Substrate in Pateints with Nonischemic Cardiomyopathy. Journal of Cardiovascular Electrophysiology (12), 1351-1358, December 2011.

Deo R, Shlipak MG, Katz R, Sotoodehnia N, Psaty BM, Sarnak MJ, Fried LF, Chonchol M, deBoer I, Enquobahrie D, Siscovick D, Kestenbaum B: Vitamin D, Parathyroid Hormone, and Sudden Cardiac Death: the Cardiovascular Health Study. Hypertension 58(6): 1021-1028, December 2011.

Bala R, Ren JF, Hutchinson MD, Desjardins B, Tschabrunn C, Gerstenfeld EP, Deo R, Dixit S, Garcia FC, Cooper J, Lin D, Riley MP, Tzou WS, Verdino R, Epstein AE, Callans DJ, Marchlinski FE: Assessing Epicardial Substrate Using Intracardiac Echocardiography During VT Ablation. Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology 4(5): 667-673, October 2011.

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