Leora B. Balsam

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Leora Balsam

Assistant Professor, Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
Cardiothoracic Surgery
NYU Cardiothoracic Surgery Associates

Contact Info

Address
540-562 First Avenue
New York, NY 10016

212/263-7835

Education

1993-1998 — Harvard Medical School, Medical Education
1998-2005 — Stanford Medical Center, General Surgery, Residency Training
2001-2003 — Stanford Cardiopulmonary Transplantation Research Fellow, Clinical Fellowships
2005-2008 — Stanford Medical Center, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Residency Training

Research Summary

-Molecular mechanisms in post-infarct left ventricular remodeling -Regenerative strategies in the ischemic heart -Mechanistic models of mitral valve prolapse -Simulation techniques and education in cardiac surgery

Double the jeopardy: Balancing maternal and fetal risk during cardiac surgery
Balsam, Leora B; DeAnda, Abe Jr
2015-03-08; 0022-5223,Journal of thoracic & cardiovascular surgery - id: 1480262, year: 2015 Editorial

To screen or not to screen, that is the question. Or is it?
Balsam, Leora B; DeAnda, Abe Jr
2015-04-20; 1097-685x,Journal of thoracic & cardiovascular surgery - id: 1532662, year: 2015 EDITORIAL

The Reply
Bangalore, Sripal; Gupta, Navdeep; Guo, Yu; Lala, Anuradha; Balsam, Leora; Roswell, Robert O; Reyentovich, Alex; Hochman, Judith S
2015-08-20; 1555-7162,American journal of medicine - id: 1729692, year: 2015 Letter

Getting to the (aortic) root of the problem
DeAnda, Abe Jr; Balsam, Leora B
2015-04-26; 1097-685x,Journal of thoracic & cardiovascular surgery - id: 1543242, year: 2015 EDITORIAL

Historical perspectives of The American Association for Thoracic Surgery: Richard Hardaway Meade, Jr (1897-1993)
DeAnda, Abe Jr; Balsam, Leora B
2015-04-20; 1097-685x,Journal of thoracic & cardiovascular surgery - id: 1532642, year: 2015 EDITORIAL