Emil M. deGoma

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Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Medical Director, Preventive Cardiovascular Program, Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine, Heart & Vascular Center, University of Pennsylvania Health System
Department: Medicine

Contact information
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Heart & Vascular Center, 2nd Floor East Pavilion, Room 2-198E
3400 Civic Ctr Blvd, Philadelphia, PA 19104
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-615-8659
Fax: 215-614-0069
B.A (Biochemical Sciences)
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, 1997.
Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, 2003.
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Description of Itmat Expertise

Novel therapeutics for dyslipidemia and atherosclerosis; atherosclerosis imaging; genetics of familial hypercholesterolemia; biomarkers of cardiovascular risk

Selected Publications

deGoma EM, Rader DJ: Future of Cholesteryl Ester Transfer Protein Inhibitors. Ann Rev Med 65: 385-403, 2014.

Schoen M, deGoma EM, Cuchel M, Stef M, Rader DJ.: Gene Sequencing in Patients with a Clinical Diagnosis of Familial Hypercholesterolemia: A U.S. Experience National Lipid Association Scientific Sessions 2014.

deGoma EM: Lomitapide for the Management of Homozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia. Rev Cardiovasc Med 15(2): 109-118, 2014.

Schoen M, deGoma EM.: Statins and cognitive function. National Lipid Association Scientific Sessions 2014.

deGoma EM, Polk DM: Atherosclerosis Risk Assessment. American College of Cardiology Self-Assessment Program 8 Polk DM, O'Gara PT (eds.). 2014.

deGoma EM: Cholesterol Management in a 46-Year-Old Man Following Myocardial Infarction. Dyslipidemia: A Cardiosource Clinical Community (American College of Cardiology) 2014 Notes: http://ldl.cardiosource.org/Case-Challeges.

Burke F, deGoma EM.: Hypertension and Lifestyle Modifications. Medical Nutrition and Disease. A Case-Based Approach 2014.

Richardson K, Schoen M, French B, Umscheid CA, Mitchell MD, Arnold SE, Heidenreich PA, Rader DJ, deGoma EM: Statins and Cognitive Function: A Systematic Review. Ann Intern Med Nov 2013.

deGoma EM, Davis MD, Dunbar RL, Mohler ER 3rd, Greenland P, French B: Discordance between non-HDL-cholesterol and LDL-particle measurements: Results from the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis. Atherosclerosis 229(2): 517–523, August 2013.

deGoma EM, Dunbar RL, Jacoby D, French B: Differences in absolute risk of cardiovascular events using risk-refinement tests: A systematic analysis of four cardiovascular risk equations. Atherosclerosis 227(1): 172-7, Mar 2013 Notes: Epub 2012 Dec 31.

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Last updated: 10/31/2014
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