Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania

Center for Sleep and Circadian Neurobiology

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Lee R. Goldberg, MD, MPH

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

Contact information
Penn Medicine Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Center
11-171 South Tower
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: (215) 615-0820
Fax: (215) 615-0828
A.B. (cum laude)
Cornell University, College of Arts and Sciences Double Major: Biology - Physiology and Government), 1988.
M.D. (cum laude)
Boston University, School of Medicine, 1992.
Master of Public Health in Clinical Effectiveness, Harvard University, School of Public Health , 1998.
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Description of Research Expertise

Heart failure, technology disease management, immunosuppression, clinical outcomes

Description of Clinical Expertise

Heart failure, cardiomyopathy, disease management, telemedicine, cardiac transplantation, sleep apnea and cardiovascular disease, myocarditis, ventricular assist devices, heart-lung transplantation, endomyocardial biopsy, hemodynamics

Description of Other Expertise

Computer technology, Electronic health records

Selected Publications

Elmariah S, Goldberg LR, Allen MT, Kao A: The effects of race on peak oxygen consumption and survival in patients with systolic dysfunction Journal of Cardiac Failure 16(4): 332-9, April 2010.

Riegel B, Sayers S, Goldberg L, Weaver T, Jurkovitz C, Weintraub W, Potashnik S, Fleck D, Ratcliffe S : Determinants of Excessive Daytime Sleepiness in Adults With Heart Failure Circulation 120: S515, November 2009.

Riegel B, Potashnik S, Goldberg L, Weaver T, Weintraub W, Fleck D, Sayers S: Is There a Better Way to Screen for Sleep Disordered Breathing in Adults With Heart Failure? Circulation 120: S864, November 2009.

Flynn Kathryn E, Lin Li, Ellis Stephen J, Russell Stuart D, Spertus John A, Whellan David J, Piña Ileana L, Fine Lawrence J, Schulman Kevin A, Weinfurt Kevin P, : Outcomes, health policy, and managed care: relationships between patient-reported outcome measures and clinical measures in outpatients with heart failure. American heart journal 158(4 Suppl): S64-71, Oct 2009.

Forman Daniel E, Clare Robert, Kitzman Dalane W, Ellis Stephen J, Fleg Jerome L, Chiara Toni, Fletcher Gerald, Kraus William E, : Relationship of age and exercise performance in patients with heart failure: the HF-ACTION study. American heart journal 158(4 Suppl): S6-S15, Oct 2009.

Atchley Allen E, Kitzman Dalane W, Whellan David J, Iskandrian Ami E, Ellis Stephen J, Pagnanelli Robert A, Kao Andrew, Abdul-Nour Khaled, O'Connor Christopher M, Ewald Greg, Kraus William E, Borges-Neto Salvador, : Myocardial perfusion, function, and dyssynchrony in patients with heart failure: baseline results from the single-photon emission computed tomography imaging ancillary study of the Heart Failure and A Controlled Trial Investigating Outcomes of Exercise TraiNing (HF-ACTION) Trial. American heart journal 158(4 Suppl): S53-63, Oct 2009.

Horwich Tamara B, Leifer Eric S, Brawner Clinton A, Fitz-Gerald Meredith B, Fonarow Gregg C, : The relationship between body mass index and cardiopulmonary exercise testing in chronic systolic heart failure. American heart journal 158(4 Suppl): S31-6, Oct 2009.

Felker G Michael, Whellan David, Kraus William E, Clare Robert, Zannad Faiez, Donahue Mark, Adams Kirkwood, McKelvie Robert, Piña Ileana L, O'Connor Christopher M, : N-terminal pro-brain natriuretic peptide and exercise capacity in chronic heart failure: data from the Heart Failure and a Controlled Trial Investigating Outcomes of Exercise Training (HF-ACTION) study. American heart journal 158(4 Suppl): S37-44, Oct 2009.

Gardin Julius M, Leifer Eric S, Fleg Jerome L, Whellan David, Kokkinos Peter, Leblanc Marie-Helene, Wolfel Eugene, Kitzman Dalane W, : Relationship of Doppler-Echocardiographic left ventricular diastolic function to exercise performance in systolic heart failure: the HF-ACTION study. American heart journal 158(4 Suppl): S45-52, Oct 2009.

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