Benjamin J. Vaccaro, MD

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Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
Department: Medicine

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Penn Presbyterian Hospital
51 N 39th St.
PHI 4th Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Office: 215-316-5151
BS (Biology (Magna Cum Laude)
Georgetown University, Washington, DC, 2006.
MD (Medicine)
Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, 2011.
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Selected Publications

Ahmad T, Lund LH, Rao P, Ghosh R, Warier P, Vaccaro B, Dahlström U, O'Connor CM, Felker GM, Desai NR: Machine Learning Methods Improve Prognostication, Identify Clinically Distinct Phenotypes, and Detect Heterogeneity in Response to Therapy in a Large Cohort of Heart Failure Patients. J Am Heart Assoc 7(8): e008081, Apr 12 2018.

Srinivasan D, Vaccaro B, Rao P, Ghosh R, Warier P, Ahmad T, Desai N: Variation in Practive Patterns and Outcomes Across United Network for Organ Sharing Allocation Regions. Clin Cardiol 41(1): 81-86, Jan 2018.

Vaccaro BJ, Lin BA, Crandall I, Sugeng L: False Positive Agitated Saline Contrast after Visualized Clearance of Perflutran Lipid Microspheres. the American Society of Echocardiography Conference. Baltimore, MD June 2017 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Vaccaro B, Rao P, Ghosh R, Warier P, Jacoby D, Testani J, Bellumkonda L Chen M, Desai N, Ahmad T: Application of Machine Learning Methods for Prediction of Outcomes after Cardiac Transplantation: Insights from the UNOS Database. The American Heart Association Conference, New Orleans, LA 134(1), Nov 11 2016 Notes: Oral Presentation.

Vaccaro BJ and Brennan J : Stuck Between a Clot and a Cold Place: The Specter of Early In-Stent Thrombosis With Therapeutic Hypothermia. JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions 9(17): 1812-1814, Sep 12 2016.

Vaccaro BJ, Kirtane AJ, Xu K, Witzenbichler B, Weisz G, Neumann FJ, Rinaldi MJ, Metzger C, Henry TD, Cox DA, Duffy PL, Brodie BR, Stuckey TD, Mazzaferri Jr E, Parise H, Mehran R, Stone GW: Correlates of High Platelet Reactivity on Clopidogrel in 8,533 Patients: An ADAPT-DES Substudy. Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics Conference, San Francisco, CA 62(18), Oct 2013 Notes: Poster Presentation.

Vaccaro B, Gonzalez S, Poneros JM, Stevens PD, Capiak KM, Abrams JA, Lightdale CJ: Detection of Intestinal Metaplasia After Successful Eradication of Barrett's Esophagus with Radiofrequency Ablation. Dig Dis Sci 56(7): 1996-2000, Jul 2011.

Ash S, Vaccaro BJ, Dabney MK, Chung WK, Lightdale CJ, Abrams JA: Comparison of Endoscopic and Clinical Characteristics of Patients with Familial and Sporadic Barrett’s Esophagus. Digestive Diseases and Sciences 56(6): 1702-1706, Jun 2011.

Green DA, Mlynarczyk CM, Vaccaro BJ, Capiak KC, Quante M, Lightdale CJ, Abrams JA: Correlation between serum gastrin and cellular proliferation in Barrett's esophagus. Therap Adv Gastroenterol 4(2): 89-94, Mar 2011.

Paguio M, Vaccaro B, Paul Roepe P: Characterization of Chloroquine Transport in Inside-Out Vesicles (ISOV's) Harboring PfCRT. Second Annual Center for Infectious Diseases Conference at Georgetown University Medical Center February 2006 Notes: Poster Presentation.

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