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Jason Lazar, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine
Director, Non-Invasive Cardiology
Clinical Assistant Dean, College of Medicine

Education and Training:
SUNY-Health Science Center, Syracuse
MD Cum Laude (1988)
Internship, Internal Medicine
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Residency, Internal Medicine
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Fellowship, Cardiology
University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA
Master of Public Health
Columbia University-Mailman School of Public Health, New York
  • Kamran H, Lazar JM, Patel R, Maraj I, Berman H, Salciccioli L. The age-dependent contribution of aortic incident and reflected pressure waves to central blood pressure in African Americans. Int J Hypertens 2011;2011:585703.
  • Schwartz RM, Mansoor A, Wilson TE, Anastos K, Everson-Rose SA, Golub ET, Goparaju L, Hessol NA, Mack WJ, Lazar J. Chronic depressive symptoms and Framingham coronary risk in HIV-infected and HIV-uninfected women. AIDS Care 2012;24(3):394-403.
  • Secko MA, Lazar JM, Salciccioli LA, Stone MB. Can junior emergency physicians use E-point septal separation to accurately estimate left ventricular function in acutely dyspneic patients? Acad Emerg Med 2011;18(11):1223-1226.
  • Tawadrous H, Kamran H, Salciccioli L, Schoeneman MJ, Lazar JM. Evaluation of arterial structure and function in pediatric patients with end-stage renal disease on dialysis and after renal transplantation. Pediatr Transplant 2012;16(5):480-485.
  • Olafiranye O, Ibrahim M, Kamran H, Venner-Jones K, McFarlane SI, Salciccioli L, Lazar JM. Narrowed aortoseptal angle is related to increased central blood pressure and aortic pressure wave reflection. Cardiorenal Med 2012;2(3):177-183.
  • McFarlane SI, Qureshi G, Singh G, Venner-Jones K, Salciccioli L, Lazar J. Bone mineral density as a predictor of atherosclerosis and arterial wall stiffness in obese african-american women. Cardiorenal Med 2012;2(4):328-334.
  • Kamran H, Naggar I, Oniyuke F, Palomeque M, Chokshi P, Salciccioli L, Stewart M, Lazar JM. Determination of heart rate variability with an electronic stethoscope. Clin Auton Res 2013;23(1):41-47.
  • Lazar JM, Khanna N, Chesler R, Salciccioli L. Swimming and the heart: a review. Int J Cardiol 2013;168(1):19-26.
  • Qadri S, Holman S, DeHovitz J, Crystal H, Minkoff H, Lazar J. Mean platelet volume is decreased in HIV infected women. HIV Med 2013;14(9):549-555.
  • Poludasu S, Ramkissoon K, Salciccioli L, Kamran H, Lazar JM. Left ventricular systolic function in sickle cell anemia: a meta-analysis. J Card Fail 2013;19(5):333-341.
  • Naggar I, Lazar J, Kamran H, Orman R, Stewart M. Relation of autonomic and cardiac abnormalities to ventricular fibrillation in a rat model of epilepsy. Epilepsy Res 2014;108(1):44-56.
  • Liu Y, Beck A, Olaniyi O, Singh SB, Shehaj F, Mann RI, Hassan SR, Kamran H, Salciccioli L, Carter J, Lazar JM. Carotid-radial pulse wave velocity responses following hyperemia in patients with congestive heart failure. J Am Soc Hypertens. 2014;8(10):687-692.

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