Janice Pieretti, MD

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Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Attending Physician, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Medical Lead for Cardiac Amyloidosis , Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
Department: Medicine

Contact information
11-173 South Tower
Perelman Center
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-662-2799
Fax: 215-615-0828
BS (Biology)
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, 1999.
MD (Medicine)
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY , 2004.
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Description of Clinical Expertise

Cardiac Amyloidosis

Description of Research Expertise

Cardiac Amyloidosis

Selected Publications

Obici L, Ajroud-Driss S, Lin KP, Berk JL, Gillmore JD, Kale P, Koike H, Danese D, Aldinc E, Chen C, Vest J, Adams D; HELIOS-A Collaborators Study Group. : Impact of Vutrisiran on Quality of Life and Physical Function in Patients with Hereditary Transthyretin-Mediated Amyloidosis with Polyneuropathy. Neurology and Therapy 12(5): 1759-1175, October 2023.

Wilcox NS, Prenner SB, Cevasco M, Condit C, Goldstein A, Peterson JT, Tondi Resta I, Palmer M, Lal P, Owens AT, Pieretti J, Drivas TG, Reza N.: End Stage Mitochondrial Cardiomyopathy and Heart Transplantation Due to Biallelic Pathogenic C1QBP Variants. Circ Genom Precis Med 2022.

Liang JJ, Frankel DS, Pieretti J, Deshpande C, Nazarian S: Diagnosis of cardiac amyloidosis in patients undergoing catheter ablation for atrial arrhythmias. Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology 57: 489-490, March 2020.

Maurer MS, Schwartz JH, Gundapaneni B, Elliott PM, Merlini G, Waddington-Cruz M, Kristen AV, Grogan M, Witteles R, Damy T, Drachman BM, Shah SJ, Hanna M, Judge DP, Barsdorf AI, Huber P, Patterson TA, Riley S, Schumacher J, Stewart M, Sultan MB, Rapezzi C; ATTR-ACT Study Investigators.: Tafamidis Treatment for Patients with Transthyretin Amyloid Cardiomyopathy. New England Journal of Medicine 379(11): 1007-1016, September 2018.

D.A. Baran, K. Liaquat, J. Pieretti, C. Gidea, M. Munagala, M. Camacho, C. Patel, M. Divita, M.J. Zucker: Too Much Information: Interaction of Donor Sequence and Acceptance in the UNOS Database. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 35(4s): S86, April 2016 Notes: Poster presentation.

Baran DA, Rao P, Deo D, Liaquat K, Pieretti J, Gidea C, Munagala M, Zucker MJ: Lack of Rejection Despite Period of No Immunosuppression: The NoTac Case Series. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 35(4): S282, April 2016 Notes: Poster presentation.

Tayal R, Pieretti J, Baran DA: Severe systemic vasospasm causing recurrent cardiac arrest after orthotopic heart transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant 32(12): 1271–2, December 2013 Notes: Epub 2013 Oct 16.

Baran DA, Gidea CG, Pieretti J, Guererro-Miranda CY, Weiss JA, Camacho M, Zucker MJ : Correlates of long­ term survival in the TICTAC Trial. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 32(4): S135–S136, April 2013.

Baran DA, Vefali H, Costa V, Guerrero-Miranda JA, Weiss J, Pieretti J, Gidea CG, Camacho M, Zucker MJ: Incidence of malignancy on tacrolimus monotherapy versus combination therapy: a report from the TICTAC Trial. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 32(4): S40, April 2013.

Baran, DA, Pieretti, J, Gidea CG, Weiss JA, Guerrero-Miranda CY, Vefali H, Costa V, Camacho M, Zucker MJ: Incidence of allograft vasculopathy in the TICTAC Trial as compared to a real world cohort. Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation 32(4S): S26 April 2013.

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