Applied Chest Imaging Laboratory

Dr. Amil M Shah

Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Attending Physicial, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Amil Shah

Dr. Amil M. Shah is an Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School and a cardiovascular medicine specialist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), where he is also the Co-Director of the Cardiac Imaging Core Laboratory. Dr. Shah received his undergraduate degree from Brown University, his medical degree from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, and his Masters in Public Health from the Harvard School of Public Health. He completed internal medicine residency at The Hospital at the University of Pennsylvania, a cardiovascular disease fellowship at Tufts-New England Medical Center (now Tufts Medical Center) and an advanced echocardiography fellowship at BWH. Dr. Shah is board certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease.

His clinical and research interests include cardiovascular disease, cardiovascular imaging, echocardiography, and cardiopulmonary exercise testing. Dr. Shah uses non-invasive cardiac imaging, exercise testing, and translational techniques to study heart failure, with a focus on heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF). He has authored or co-authored over 150 peer-reviewed articles and multiple book chapters.  He is Principal Investigator on research grants from the National Institutes of Health, the American Heart Association, the BWH Heart and Vascular Institute, and industry sponsors.


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