Assistant Professor of Medicine, Assistant Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice

Medicine

Overview

Dr. Nishant Shah is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Brown University Alpert School of Medicine and an Assistant Professor of Health Services, Policy and Practice at the Brown University School of Public Health.  Dr. Shah's research focuses on improving the cost-effectiveness of clinical cardivoascular care by streamlining the use of cardiovascular imaging.  He is also interested in using cardiovascular imaging to better understand the mechanisms of disease in patients at increased risk of coronary atherosclerosis.  Dr. Shah serves on the Cardiovascular Imaging Section Leadership Council of the American College of Cardiology, as well as the Health Policy Committee of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology.  Finally, Dr. Shah is an actively practicing non-invasive cardiologist at the Providence VA Medical Center and the Miriam Hospital (Providence, RI).

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