Personal profile

Dr. Nasir received his MD from Pakistan, followed by a MPH at John Hopkins University. Dr. Nasir completed his internal medicine residency at Boston Medical Center and cardiology fellowship at Yale University. He also received postdoctoral research training at the division of cardiology at Johns Hopkins Hospital and was recipient of NIH T-32 fellowship in cardiac imaging at Massachusetts General Hospital. He recently earned a Master’s degree in Health Economics and Policy Management from London School of Economics & Political Science.

Dr. Nasir serves as Associate Editor for Circulation: Quality of Care and Outcomes, editorial board member for Circulation as well on the board of directors for American Society of Preventive Cardiology (ASPC). He was honored with the Johns Hopkins Distinguished Alumnus Award in 2013, which acknowledges alumni who have typified Johns Hopkins tradition of excellence and brought credit to the University by their personal accomplishments, professional achievements, or humanitarian service

Dr. Nasir has over 500 peer-reviewed articles which are published in top journals such as Lancet, New England Journal of Medicine, JAMA, Archives of Internal Medicine, Circulation, Journal of American College of Cardiology and European Heart Journal. Dr. Nasir has lectured extensively throughout the world on coronary arthrosclerosis, cardiac imaging and prevention.

Research interests

Dr. Nasir’s area of expertise in preventive cardiology involves the identification of high-risk individuals — those likely to have a heart attack or stroke. His research helps to identify the at-risk population so that treatments may be targeted to them.

Keywords

    Research Area Keywords

  • Heart & Vascular

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Cardiovascular Diseases
Concept: Cardiovascular Diseases
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Coronary Vessels
Concept: Coronary Vessels
Weight: 80%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Concept: Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Weight: 63%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Medication Adherence
Concept: Medication Adherence
Weight: 56%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
myocardial infarction
Concept: myocardial infarction
Weight: 54%
Domain: Agriculture & Biology
Calcium
Concept: Calcium
Weight: 53%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
at-risk population
Concept: at-risk population
Weight: 51%
Domain: Agriculture & Biology
stroke
Concept: stroke
Weight: 47%
Domain: Agriculture & Biology
Atherosclerosis
Concept: Atherosclerosis
Weight: 40%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Myocardial Infarction
Concept: Myocardial Infarction
Weight: 35%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Research OutputsResearch Output authored by Khurram Nasir is tagged with the concept

Journals

Circulation

ISSNs: 0009-7322, 1524-4539

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Journal

1

The American journal of cardiology

ISSNs: 0002-9149

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1879-1913

Elsevier

Journal

1

Atherosclerosis

ISSNs: 0021-9150

Elsevier Ireland Ltd

Journal

1

JAMA network open

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 2574-3805

American Medical Association

Journal

1
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Research Network

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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

Research Institute

Organizational unit: Institutes

4

Academic Institute

Organizational unit: Institutes

4

Weill Cornell Medical College

Organizational unit: Schools & Hospitals

2

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences

Organizational unit: Departments

1
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Shared Pub. External Organizations

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

External organization: Academic

2

Yale University

External organization: Academic

2

Yale New Haven Health System

External organization: Unknown

2

Baylor College of Medicine

External organization: Academic

2

Emory University

External organization: Academic

1
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Khurram Nasir

Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

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Shared Pub. External co-authors

Salim S. Virani

External person

3

Michael J. Blaha

External person

3

Harlan M. Krumholz

External person

2

Javier Valero-Elizondo

External person

2

Rohan Khera

External person

2
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Khurram Nasir

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