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
  • Outcomes, Quality & Health Care Performance

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Coronary Vessels
Concept: Coronary Vessels
Weight: 100%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Atherosclerosis
Concept: Atherosclerosis
Weight: 77%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Calcium
Concept: Calcium
Weight: 77%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Cardiovascular Diseases
Concept: Cardiovascular Diseases
Weight: 69%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Coronary Artery Disease
Concept: Coronary Artery Disease
Weight: 42%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Concept: Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Weight: 35%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Coronary Disease
Concept: Coronary Disease
Weight: 29%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Mortality
Concept: Mortality
Weight: 23%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Myocardial Infarction
Concept: Myocardial Infarction
Weight: 18%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
Population
Concept: Population
Weight: 15%
Domain: Medicine & Life Sciences
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Journals

Atherosclerosis

ISSNs: 0021-9150

Elsevier Ireland Ltd

Journal

73

The American journal of cardiology

ISSNs: 0002-9149

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1879-1913

Elsevier

Journal

57

Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

ISSNs: 0735-1097

Elsevier

Journal

44

Circulation

ISSNs: 0009-7322, 1524-4539

Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

Journal

32

JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging

ISSNs: 1936-878X

Additional searchable ISSN (Electronic): 1876-7591

Elsevier

Journal

32
has published Research OutputsResearch Output by Khurram Nasir

Research Network

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Shared Pub. Internal Organizations

Research Institute

Organizational unit: Institutes

60

Academic Institute

Organizational unit: Institutes

45

Weill Cornell Medical College

Organizational unit: Schools & Hospitals

37

Department of Cardiovascular Sciences

Organizational unit: Departments

1
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Shared Pub. External Organizations

Johns Hopkins Oncology Center

External organization: Unknown

142

Johns Hopkins University

External organization: Unknown

126

Brigham and Women's Hospital

External organization: Unknown

105

Baptist Hospital Miami

External organization: Medical

80

UCLA School of Medicine

External organization: Unknown

79
has Research OutputsResearch Output by Khurram Nasir

Shared Pub. Internal co-authors

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Shared Pub. External co-authors

Roger S. Blumenthal

External person

234

Michael J. Blaha

External person

217

Matthew J. Budoff

External person

169

Ron Blankstein

External person

114

Salim S. Virani

External person

63
has co-authored Research OutputsResearch Output with Khurram Nasir

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