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Kory Lavine, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine

Phone314-362-1291

Education

  • B.S. Biological Sciences: Cell and Developmental Biology, The University of Rochester, Rochester, NY (2001)
  • Medical Scientist Training Program (MD,PhD): Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2008)
  • Residency, Internal Medicine: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2010)
  • Fellowship, Cardiology: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (2013)
  • Fellowship, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant: Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO (Present)

Board Certifications

  • Cardiovascular Disease

Recognition

2001

Bausch and Lomb Scholar, University of Rochester (1997-2001)
Donal R. Charles Memorial Prize, Department of Biology, University of Rochester

2003

NHLBI Scholarship, Keystone Symposia, Molecular Biology of Cardiac Disease and Regeneration

2007

David M. Kipnis Award for Outstanding Research Accomplishments that Contribute to Our Understanding of Human Disease Pathogenesis

2008

Omega Alpha, Honor Medical Society, Washington University School of Medicine
Edward Massie Prize for Excellence in Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine
Washington University Internal Medicine Research Award

2009

Gregory J. Gurtner, MD Memorial Resident Award

2010

VA Outstanding Scholar Award

2011

Rising Star Research Award, Division of Cardiology, Washington University School of Medicine
American College of Cardiology Missouri and Kansas Chapters 3rd Annual Update in Cardiovascular Diseases. Fellow Oral Abstract Competition, First Place

2012

Knowlton Incentive for Excellence Awards, Washington University School of Medicine

2013

Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigators Forum, Basic Science: First Place

2014

Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigators Forum, Basic Science: First Place
Burton E. Sobel Award, Excellence in Basic Cardiovascular Reasearch

2015

Career Award for Medical Scientists, Burroughs Welcome Foundation

Clinical Interests

Advanced heart failure, cardiac transplantation, circulatory assist devices

Research Interests

Understanding the immunological mechanisms that govern cardiac recovery and the pathogenesis of heart failure, with a focus on the mechanisms that distinguish pediatric from adult cardiomyopathy. Pathogenesis of primary graft dysfunction in cardiac transplantation. Understanding the role of macrophages in coronary development and collateral growth of the coronary vasculature.

 

Publications

View publications on PubMed.gov