Section of Advanced Heart Failure / Transplantation / Pulmonary Vascular Disease


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This internationally renowned comprehensive clinical and research program of life-improving and life-saving solutions for patients with advanced heart failure, transplantation, and pulmonary vascular disease.  Avenues of clinical work and investigation include new medical & device therapies, an extensive mechanical circulatory support program, and the heart/heart-lung transplantation program. The pulmonary vascular disease clinic, established in 1989, has become one of the most active clinical and research programs in the world. Its researchers have participated in the development and/or clinical evaluation of virtually all new therapeutic avenues in the therapy of pulmonary arterial hypertension in the last 15 years.


Section Chiefs

Salpy V. Pamboukian, MD
Jose' A. Tallaj, MD


Faculty

Deepak Acharya, MD
Robert C. Bourge, MD
Renzo Loyaga, MD, PhD
Salpy V. Pamboukian, MD
Jose' A. Tallaj, MD

Patient Care

Acute Cardiac Care
UAB Heart & Vascular Center
UAB Pulmonary Vascular Disease Clinic

 

Fellowship Training

 

Advanced Heart Failure/Cardiac Transplantation Teaching Service
UAB Advanced Heart Failure Program
UAB Heart Transplant Program


Research

Advanced Heart Failure/Heart Transplantation/ Pulmonary Vascular Disease Research Program

Conferences

Cardiothoracic Surgical Seminars
Wednesdays, 5 PM (weekly)
Tinsley Harrison Tower (THT) 740

Heart Failure Lecture Series
Mondays, 12 Noon (as announced)
Lyons-Harrison Research Building (LHRB) 302

Teaching Sessions & DOM Events Calendar


 Contact Information

Salpy V. Pamboukian, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
321 Tinsley Harrison Tower
1900 University Blvd
Birmingham AL 35294-0006

Email Address: svpam@uab.edu
Office Phone: (205) 934-3438
Office Fax: (205) 975-9320

Jose' A. Tallaj, MD
Associate Professor of Medicine
338 Tinsley Harrison Tower
1900 University Boulevard
Birmingham Alabama 35294-0006

Email Address: jtallaj@uab.edu
Office Phone: (205) 934-3438
Office Fax: (205) 975-9320