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Eman A. Hamad, MDEman A. Hamad, MD


Assistant Professor, Medicine

Medical Director, Mechanical Circulatory Support
Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Program

Associate Program Director, Heart Failure and Transplant Fellowship

Telephone: 215-707-3347

Email: eman.hamad@tuhs.temple.edu


Department of Medicine, Section of Cardiology


Educational Background:


MD, Ross University School of Medicine, Portsmouth, Dominica


Internship, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT


Residency (Internal Medicine), University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, CT


Fellowship (General Cardiology), Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx, NY


Fellowship (Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant), Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA


Fellowship (Heart Failure Research), Thomas Jefferson University Center for Translational Medicine, Philadelphia, PA

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clinical and Research interests:


  • Advanced heart failure therapies
  • Mechanical circulatory support
  • Heart transplant
  • Cardio-oncology

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board certifications:


  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Heart Failure and Transplant

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Professional Affiliations:


  • American Medical Association
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Heart Association
  • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • Heart Failure Society of America

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Recent Medically Related Publications, Obtained from PubMed (Click on PubMed ID to view abstract)

26484228. Zhang L, Hamad EA, Vausort M, Funakoshi H, Nicot N, Nazarov PV, Vallar L, Feldman AM, Wagner DR, Devaux Y, Whole transcriptome microarrays identify long non-coding RNAs associated with cardiac hypertrophy. Genom Data 5:(68-71)2015 Sep

25382655. Zhang L, Hamad EA, Vausort M, Funakoshi H, Feldman AM, Wagner DR, Devaux Y, Identification of candidate long noncoding RNAs associated with left ventricular hypertrophy. Clin Transl Sci 8:2(100-6)2015 Apr

22792196. Hamad EA, Zhu W, Chan TO, Myers V, Gao E, Li X, Zhang J, Song J, Zhang XQ, Cheung JY, Koch W, Feldman AM, Cardioprotection of controlled and cardiac-specific over-expression of A(2A)-adenosine receptor in the pressure overload. PLoS One 7:7(e39919)2012

22657113. Hamad EA, Travin MI, The complementary roles of radionuclide myocardial perfusion imaging and cardiac computed tomography. Semin Roentgenol 47:3(228-39)2012 Jul

20363887. Hamad EA, Li X, Song J, Zhang XQ, Myers V, Funakoshi H, Zhang J, Wang J, Li J, Swope D, Madonick A, Farber J, Radice GL, Cheung JY, Chan TO, Feldman AM, Effects of cardiac-restricted overexpression of the A(2A) adenosine receptor on adriamycin-induced cardiotoxicity. Am J Physiol Heart Circ Physiol 298:6(H1738-47)2010 Jun

2119042. el Tahir KE, Hamad EA, Ageel AM, Abu Nasif MA, Gadkarim EA, Influence of tea and coffee beverages on prostacyclin synthesis by the rat aorta. Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 40:1(63-6)1990 May

3293541. el Tahir KE, Hamad EA, Ageel AM, Abu Nasif MA, Gadkarim EA, Effects of sesame and cod liver oils on prostacyclin synthesis by the rat thoracic aorta. Arch Int Pharmacodyn Ther 292:(182-8)1988 Mar-Apr

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