Nirman Bhatia, M.D., FACC

Dr. Nirman Bhatia

City of origin: India

Basic: Married

Hobbies: Enjoys traveling and adventure sports

 

Education/ Internships/ Fellowships

 07/30/2018 – Interventional/Structural Heart Cardiologist – Heart South Cardiovascular Group, Alabaster, AL.

07/2017-06/30/2018 Interventional Cardiology Fellowship (Coronary, Structural and Peripheral Vascular Interventions), Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

07/2014-06/2017 Cardiovascular Medicine Fellowship, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

07/2016-06/2017 Cardio-Oncology Fellowship, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

07/2011-06/2014 Internal Medicine Residency, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY

07/2010-11/2010 Research Internship, Cardio-Oncology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

08/2004-03/2010 Medical School – University of Delhi (Maulana Azad Medical College), New Delhi, India

Certifications/Specialties

2018 Alabama Medical License: 36482 (Active)

2018 Alliance for Physician Certification & Advancement (APCA) – Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation (RPVI)

2017 American Board of Internal Medicine – Cardiovascular Disease: Initial Certification.

2017 Level II Certification: Echocardiography, Transesophageal Echocardiography, Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiac Computed Tomography.

2016 National Board of Echocardiography (Testamur)

2014 American Board of Internal Medicine (Scored in the top decile-first reported ranking): Initial Certification

2012 Kentucky Board of Medical Licensure: Trainee License (R2705) – Expired.

        Specific Skills/Medical Interests

Structural Heart Interventions:

TAVR (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Repair)
Watchman/Amulet (Left Atrial Appendage Occlusion)
ASD (Atrial Septal Defect) and PFO (patent foramen ovale) closure
Perivalvular leak closure
TMVR (Transcatheter mitral valve repair/MitraClip)

Balloon Valvuloplasty

Coronary and Peripheral Arterial Interventions

Percutaneous mechanical circulatory support

Current/Previous jobs/titles

7/30/2018- Interventional Cardiologist

          Heart South Cardiovascular Group, PC

          Birmingham metro area, Alabama

 

   

 Organizations/societies

2017- The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI)

2014- American College of Cardiology (ACC)

2013- American Society of Echocardiography (ASE)

2013- Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA)

2011-2014 American College of Physicians (ACP)

2011-2014 American Medical Association (AMA)

2011-2014 Kentucky Medical Association (KMA)

2011-2014 Greater Louisville Medical Society (GLMS)

Honors/Awards

2018 Invited as an International Expert (with full travel funding) by KDIGO (Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes) for the “Controversies Conference on Coronary Artery & Valvular Diseases” in Vienna, Austria in June 2018.

2018 “Best of the Best” Poster Award, The Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI), San Diego, CA.

2017 Accepted for membership of Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Honor Society.

2017 Featured Fellow, TCTMD, Cardiovascular Research Foundation (https://www.tctmd.com/news/featured-fellow-nirmanmoh-bhatia-md)

2016 ACC travel grant award for ACC Legislative Conference, Washington, DC

2015 ACC travel grant award for ACC Legislative Conference, Washington, DC

2014 Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) travel grant, Las Vegas, NV

2013 Young Investigator Award, American College of Cardiology (ACC), Kentucky Chapter meeting, Lexington, KY

2013 First and second place in resident research competition, American College of Physicians (ACP), Kentucky Chapter meeting – Louisville, KY

2013 ‘Highest score in ABIM In-Training Exam’ certificate, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY

2013 American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) foundation ‘Abstract Presenter Travel Grant’ award

2013 Dr. Madhukar Deshmukh Young Investigator Award (plaque and check) – by AACIO (American Association of Cardiologists of Indian Origin), San Francisco, CA

2013 Selected as the resident representative for the Chairs of Medicine and Resident Meeting at Southern Society of Clinical Investigation Meeting, New Orleans, LA

2013 Awarded the American Society of Echocardiography Membership in recognition and appreciation for promoting new discoveries in Echocardiography.

2008 Ranked 4th in a class of 180 students in Internal Medicine, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

2008 Winner IAP (Indian Academy of Pediatrics) Quiz, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

2008 Awarded Research Grant (Short Term Studentship) by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi, India

2007 Awarded Research Grant (Short Term Studentship) by Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), New Delhi, India

2006 Runner-up Inter-Medical School Pharmacology Quiz, Lady Hardinge Medical College, New Delhi, India

2005 Honors (Distinction) – Physiology, Maulana Azad Medical College, New Delhi, India

2004                            Gold Medal – Indian National Biology Olympiad at Bhaba Atomic Research Center, Mumbai, India

    PUBLICATIONS

EDITORIAL & RESEARCH ACTIVITIES

Google Scholar Profile: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=YMtwrqsAAAAJ&hl=en&oi=ao

Research Gate Profile: https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Nirmanmoh_Bhatia

Invited Reviewer

  • Journal of American Heart Association
  • American Journal of Cardiology (4 Manuscripts Reviewed)
  • Pragmatic and Observational Research
  • Journal of Epidemiology
  • BMC Cardiovascular Disorders (3 Manuscripts Reviewed)
  • Current Pharmaceutical Design
  • Heart and Circulation
  • Medical Science Monitor
  • Scientific Reports – Nature
  • American Journal of Urology
  • Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
  • Global Journal of Health Sciences
  • Journal of Adolescent and Young Adult Oncology (2 Manuscripts reviewed)
    • Radiotherapy for Treatment of Adolescent and Young Adult Hodgkin Lymphoma

and Risk for Cardiovascular Disease and Cancer – May 2018

    • Evaluating popular self-administered questionnaires with survivors of adolescent and young adult cancer: results from a cognitive interview study – Jan 2017.
  • Anesthesia and Pain Management
  • Vascular Health and Risk Management
  • Clinical Epidemiology
  • Journal of American College of Cardiology (In-conjunction with Javid Moslehi, MD and Esther Kim, MD, MPH)
  • Circulation (In-conjunction with Javid Moslehi, MD and Esther Kim, MD, MPH)
  • Cardio-Oncology (In-conjunction with Javid Moslehi, MD)
  • Journal of American Medical Association (In-conjunction with Javid Moslehi, MD)

PUBLICATIONS

Peer reviewed manuscripts

  • Bhatia N, Kaiser CA, Fredi JL. Emergent Percutaneous Closure of Left Ventricular Free Wall Perforation During Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. May 2018. In Press.
  • Agarwal N, Mahmoud AN, Patel NK, Jain A, Garg J, Mojadidi MK, Agrawal S, Qamar A, Golwala H, Gupta T, Bhatia N, Anderson RD, Bhatt DL. Meta-Analysis of Aspirin Versus Dual Antiplatelet Therapy Following Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting. Am J Cardiol. 2018 Jan 1;121(1):32-40.
  • Yadav K, Sharma M, Agarwal S, Bhatia N, Yadav N. Aortic pseudoaneurysm & endocarditis caused by Aerococcus viridans: A case report and literature review. Cardiovasc Revasc Med. 2017 Aug 26. pii: S1553-8389(17)30329-9.
  • Agarwal N, Mahmoud AN, Patel NK, Jain A, Garg J, Mojadidi MK, Agrawal S, Gupta T, Bhatia N, Anderson RD. Staged versus Index Procedure Complete Revascularization in ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction: A meta-analysis. J Interv Cardiol. 2017 Oct;30(5):397-404.
  • Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Yang S, Yadav K, Agarwal M, Garg L, Agarwal N, Shirani J, Fredi JL. In-Hospital Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease on Dialysis: From a Large National Database. Am J Cardiol. 2017 Oct 15;120(8):1355-1358
  • Mohananey D, Heidari-Bateni G, Villablanca PA, Iturrizaga-Murrieta, JC, Vlismas P, Agrawal S, Bhatia N, Mookadam F, Ramakrishna H. Heart Failure With Preserved Ejection Fraction- Up-to- date review of literature with focus on per-operative outcomes in cardiac and non-cardiac surgeries. J Cardiothorac Vasc Anesth. 2017 Nov 20. pii: S1053-0770(17)30904-7.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Holmes B, Borges N, Armstrong W, Young M, Wells Q, McPherson JA. Pre-existing Medical Comorbidity is not Associated with Neurological Outcomes in Patients Undergoing Targeted Temperature Management following Cardiac Arrest. Heart Vessels. 2017 Nov;32(11):1358-1363.
  • Bhatia N, Sawyer R, Ikram S. Eptifibatide Induced Profound Thrombocytopenia After Percutaneous Intervention for Acute Coronary Syndrome: A Challenging Clinical Scenario. Methodist Debakey Cardiovasc J. 2017 Oct-Dec;13(4):248-252.
  • Agarwal M, Agrawal S, Garg L, Mohananey D, Garg A, Bhatia N, Lavie CJ. National Trends in the Incidence, Management and Outcomes of Heart Failure Complications among patients hospitalized for ST-elevation Myocardial Infarction. Mayo Clin Proc Inn Qual Out. July 2017;1(1):26-36.
  • Mohananey D, Smilowitz N, Villablanca PA, Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Baruah A, Ali MS, Bangalore S, Ramakrishna H. Trends in the Incidence and In-Hospital Outcomes of Cardiogenic Shock Complicating Thyroid Storm. Am J Med Sci. 2017 Aug;354(2):159-164.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Xu M, Farber-Eger E, Blair M, McPherson J, Wang T, Wells Q. Prognostic Significance of Early Rehospitalization Following Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy. Am J Cardiol. 2017 May 15;119(10):1572-1575.
  • Agarwal M, Agrawal S, Garg L, Garg A, Bhatia N, Kadaria D, Reed G. Effect of Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease on In-Hospital Mortality and Clinical Outcomes after ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2017 May 15;119(10):1555-1559.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Holmes B, Borges N, Armstrong W, Xu M, Farber-Eger E, Wells Q, McPherson JA. Temperature Variability during Targeted Temperature Management is not Associated with Neurological Outcomes following Cardiac Arrest. Am J Emerg Med. 2017 Jun;35(6):889-892.
  • Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Garg A, Mohananey D, Sharma A, Agarwal M, Garg L, Agrawal N, Singh A, Nanda S and Shirani J. Trends and Outcomes of Infective Endocarditis in Patients on Dialysis. Clin Cardiol. 2017 Jul;40(7):423-429.
  • Moslehi J, Pandey A, Bhatia N. Cardio-Oncology: VEGF inhibitors, Salt and Macrophages: A Complicated Interaction. Hypertension. 2017 May;69(5):785-786.
  • Sethi TK, Basdag B, Bhatia N, Moslehi J, Reddy NM. Beyond Anthracyclines: Preemptive Management of Cardiovascular toxicity in the Era of Targeted Agents for Hematologic Malignancies. Curr Hematol Malig Rep. 2017 Jun;12(3):257-267.
  • Bhatia N, Richardson T, Coffin S, Keebler M. Acute Mitral Regurgitation Following Removal of an Impella Device. American Journal of Cardiology. Am J Cardiol. 2017;119(8):1290-1291.
  • Mohananey D, Sethi J, Villablanca PA, Ali MS, Kumar R, Baruah A, Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Hussain Z, Shamoun FE, Augoustides JG, Ramakrishna H.  Effect of Antiplatelet Drugs on Mortality and Acute Lung Injury in Critically Ill Patients:  A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Ann Card Anaesth. 2016;19(4):626-637.
  • Agrawal S, Garg L, Nanda S, Sharma A, Bhatia N, Manda Y, Singh A, Fegley M, Shirani J. The Role of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillators in Patients With Continuous Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices- A Meta-analysis. International Journal of Cardiology 2016. Int J Cardiol. 2016;222:379-384.
  • Agrawal S, Garg L, Sharma A, Mohananey D, Bhatia N, Singh A, Shirani J, Dixon S. Comparison of Inhospital Mortality and Frequency of Coronary Angiography on Weekend Versus Weekday Admissions in Patients With Non-ST-Segment Elevation Acute Myocardial Infarction. Am J Cardiol. 2016;118(5):632-4.
  • Mcguinn EM, Bhatia N, O’Leary JM, Crossley GH, Rottman JN. The Emergent Use of an MRI Conditional External Pacemaker in a Patient with Sinus Arrest Facilitating Diagnosis of a Temporal Lobe Neoplasm. Heart Rhythm Case Reports. 2016;2(4):296-299.
  • Bhatia N, Lenihan DJ, Sawyer DB, Lenneman CG. Getting the SCOOP – Survey of Cardiovascular Outcomes from Oncology Patients During Survivorship. Am J Med Sci. 2016;351(6):570-5.
  • Bhatia N, Santos M, Jones LW, Beckman JA, Penson DF, Morgans A, Moslehi J. Cardiovascular Effects of Androgen Deprivation Therapy for the Treatment of Prostate Cancer: ABCDE Steps to reduce Cardiovascular Disease in Patients with Prostate Cancer. Circulation. 2016;133(5):537-41.
  • Bhatia N, Voelkel AJ, Hussain Z, Sharma UC, Slaughter MS, Birks EJ, McCants KC. Safety and Feasibility of Induction Immunosuppression When Driveline Infection Is an Indication for Cardiac Transplantation. Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2015;63(8):675-83.
  • Sinha R, Hussain Z, Bhatia N, Stoddard MF. Risk of recurrent neurologic stroke or transient ischemic attack in patients with cryptogenic stroke and intrapulmonary shunt. Echocardiography. 2016;33(2):276-80.
  • Bhatia N, Dawn B, Siddiqui TS, Stoddard MF. Impact and predictors of non-circular left ventricular outflow tract shapes on estimation of severity of aortic stenosis by continuity equation. Tex Heart Inst J. 2015;42(1):1-9.
  • Tavakoli V, Bhatia N, Longaker RA, Stoddard MF, Amini AA. Tissue Doppler Imaging Optical Flow (TDIOF): A Combined B-Mode and Tissue Doppler Approach for Cardiac Motion Estimation in Echocardiographic Images. IEEE Trans Biomed Eng. 2014;61(8):2264-77.
  • Bhatia N, Abushora MY, Donneyong MM, Stoddard MF. Determination of the Optimum Number of Cardiac Cycles to Differentiate Intrapulmonary Shunt and Patent Foramen Ovale by Saline Contrast Two- and Three-Dimensional Echocardiography. Echocardiography. 2014;31(3):293-301.
  • Bhatia N*, Abushora MY*, Alnabki Z, Shenoy M, Alshaher M, Stoddard MF. Intrapulmonary shunt is a potentially unrecognized cause of ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013;26(7):683-90.

*Co-first authors.

  • Bhatia N, Vongooru H, Ikram S. Acute myocardial infarction and massive pulmonary embolus presenting as cardiac arrest: Initial rhythm as a diagnostic clue. Case Reports in Emergency Medicine. Case Rep Emerg Med. 2013;2013:343918.
  • Daher IN, Daigle TR, Bhatia N, Durand JB. The prevention of cardiovascular disease in cancer survivors. Tex Heart Inst J. 2012;39(2):190-8.
  • Bhatia N, Daga MK, Garg S, Prakash SK. Urinary catheterization in medical wards. J Global Infect Dis. 2010;2:83-90.
  • Bhatia N, Kishore J, Anand T, Jiloha RC. Occupational stress amongst nurses of two tertiary care hospitals of Delhi. AMJ. 2010;3(11):731-738.

Peer reviewed published abstracts/presentations (National or International Presentations only)

  • Bhatia N, Mohananey D, Agarwal N, Agrawal S, Chatterjee A. In-Hospital Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation in Patients with Heart Failure with Reduced Ejection Fraction: Insights from a Large National Database. SCAI 2018, San Diego CA – Poster.
  • Chatterjee A, Agarwal M, Bhatia N, Miller NJ, Marshall AS, Leesar M, Cribbs M, Law M. Trends in Transcatheter and Surgical Repair of Secundum Atrial Septal Defect: Insights From a National Database. Journal of the American College of Cardiology 71 (11), A546. Presented at ACC 2018.
  • Chatterjee A, Bhatia N, Agarwal M, Leesar M, Sasse M, Watts T, Agrawal S, Mohananey D, Law M. Procedural Outcomes of Balloon Valvuloplasty in patients with Bicuspid Aortic valve stenosis: Insights from a National Database. J Am Coll Cardiol Nov 2017, 70 (18 Supplement), B185.
  • Chatterjee A, Bhatia N, Cribbs M, Agarwal M, Mohananey D, Agrawal S, Mukherjee A, Law M. Comparative initial cost and length of stay for transcatheter and surgical Pulmonic valve replacement: Insights from a National Database. J Am Coll Cardiol Nov 2017, 70 (18 Supplement), B272-B273.
  • Mohananey D, Villablanca P, Gupta T, Agrawal S, Bhatia N, Ramakrishna H, Bangalore S, Garcia M, Shah B, Menegus M, Bortnick A, Bhatt D. Comparative Outcomes of Patients with Adult Congenital Heart Disease Admitted to US hospitals with STEMI. J Am Coll Cardiol Nov 2017, 70 (18 Supplement), B140-B141.
  • Bhatia N, Mohananey D, Villablanca PA, Agarwal M, Garg L, Agrawal S. Impact of Thrombolysis on the “Weekend effect” in Patients with ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction. SCAI. 2017. New Orleans, LA.
  • Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Nayeri A, Mohananey D, Villablanca P, Agarwal M, Garg L, Haddad EV. Trends and In-Hospital Outcomes of Patients Admitted With ST Elevation Myocardial Infarction and Chronic Total Occlusions: Insights From a National Database. J Am Coll Cardiol Mar 2017, 69 (11 Supplement) 1322.
  • Bhatia N, McNeely D, Hegeman T, Monahan K, Mendes LA. Takayasu Arteritis Presenting as Syncope and “Pseudo-Hypotension” in a Young Caucasian Woman. J Am Coll Cardiol Mar 2017, 69 (11 Supplement) 2129.
  • Agrawal S, Garg L, Gupta T, Garg A, Quddus A, Villablanca P, Bhatia N, Mohananey D, Kostis JB, Shirani J. Comparison of In-hospital Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement in Men and Women. J Am Coll Cardiol Mar 2017, 69 (11 Supplement) 1210.
  • Agrawal S, Agarwal M, Garg L, Garg A, Sharma A, Bhatia N, Mohananey D, Singh A, Puleo P, Kostis JB, Shirani J. Temporal Trends and Outcomes of Emergent Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery for ST-Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction. J Am Coll Cardiol Mar 2017, 69 (11 Supplement) 95.
  • Garg L, Agrawal S, Agarwal M, Garg A, Singh A, Bhatia N, Shah M, Patel B, Nanda S, Cox D. Impact of Atrial Fibrillation on Outcomes in Patients Hospitalized with ST-segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction.  J Am Coll Cardiol Mar 2017, 69 (11 Supplement) 169.
  • Makkiya M, Villablanca P, Algodi M, Briceno D, Gonzalez M, Kargoli F, Gupta T, Agrawal S, Omondi A, Mohananey D, Bhatia N, Wiley J, Ramakrishna H, Menegus M, Bortnick A, Taub C, Garcia M. Role of Anticoagulation Therapy After Anterior Wall St-Elevation Myocardial Infraction in Preventing LV Thrombus: A Meta-Analysis and Meta-Regression. J Am Coll Cardiol Mar 2017, 69 (11 Supplement) 210.
  • Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Mohananey D, Pahuja M, Garg L, Soni RG, Durkin M, Fegley M, Shirani J. In-Hospital Outcomes of Patients with End Stage Renal Disease on Dialysis Undergoing Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Insights From a National Database. Circulation. 2016;134:A16430.
  • Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Pahuja M, Garg L, Mohananey D, Durkin M, Agarwal M, Soni RG, Shirani J. Racial Differences in Outcomes of Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Insights From a National Database. Circulation. 2016;134:A16323.
  • Bhatia N, Nayeri A, Holmes B, Armstrong W, Borges N, Young M, Huang S, McPherson JA. Outcomes of Mechanical Circulatory Support in Patients Undergoing Therapeutic Hypothermia: A Propensity Score Weighted Regression Analysis. Circulation. 2016;134:A16278.
  • Singh J, Bhatia N, Farber-Eger E, Wells QS, Moslehi J. Baseline Cardiovascular Disease, Risk Factors, and Subsequent Changes among Newly Diagnosed Prostate Cancer Patients. Circulation. 2016;134:A17773.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Farber-Eger E, Blair M, Wells QS. Atypical Stress Cardiomyopathy is Associated with Lower Risk of Severe Shock at Diagnosis. Circulation. 2016;134:A15287.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Holmes B, Borges N, Armstrong W, Xu M, Farber-Eger E, Wells QS, McPherson JA. Temperature Variability during Targeted Temperature Management is not Associated with Neurological Outcomes following Cardiac Arrest. Circulation. 2016;134:A12105.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Holmes B, Borges N, Armstrong W, Young M, Wells QS, McPherson JA. Pre-existing Medical Comorbidity is not Associated with Neurological Outcomes in Comatose Survivors of Cardiac Arrest Undergoing Targeted Temperature Management. Circulation. 2016;134:A12163
  • Mohananey D, Villablanca P, Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Murrieta, JC, Ganesh M, Salim T, Sethi J, Baruah A, Ali MS, Angl A, Chandran A, Ramakrishna H. Trends in Incidence, Management and Outcomes of Cardiogenic Shock Complicating Thyroid Storm in the United States. Circulation. 2016;134:A18332.
  • Pahuja M, Soni RG, Shah N, Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Handa A, Patel D, Kamdar SA, Hussain N and Kalya A. Seasonal variation of ventricular fibrillation and ventricular tachycardia. Circulation. 2016;134:A17243.
  • Pahuja M, Soni RG, Handa A, Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Patel D, Hussain N, Kamdar SA and Kalya A. Seasonal Variation of Pulmonary hypertension hospitalizations. Circulation. 2016;134:A18461.
  • Mohananey D, Bhatia N, Agrawal S, Sethi J, Chandaran A, Aangl A, Baruah A, Ali M, Hussain Z, Villablanca P. The Effect of Obstructive Sleep Apnea on Outcomes in Patients with STEMI: An Age Stratified Analysis of Nationally Representative Data. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016 Nov 1;68(18S):B70-B71.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Xu M, Farber-Eger E, Wells Q. Clinical Predictors of Hospital Readmission after Diagnosis of Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy. J Card Fail. 2016;22(8):S99.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Xu M, Farber-Eger E, Wells Q. Loss of Patient Follow-up After Diagnosis of Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy. J Card Fail. 2016;22(8):S75-S76.
  • Nayeri A, Bhatia N, Xu M, Farber-Eger E, Wells Q. Pre-Existing Psychiatric Illness is Associated with Increased Risk of Recurrence in Stress Cardiomyopathy. J Card Fail. 2016;22(8):S27.
  • Bhatia N, Mcguinn EM, O’Leary JM, Crossley GH, Rottman JN. The Emergent Use of an MRI Conditional External Pacemaker in a Patient with Sinus Arrest Facilitating Diagnosis of a Temporal Lobe Neoplasm. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13_S):1235-1235.
  • Bhatia N, Richardson T, Coffin S, Keebler M. Iatrogenic Mechanical Mitral Regurgitation: A Rare Complication of Impella Device Managed with Tandem Heart. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13_S):1085-1085. 
  • Bhatia N, Moslehi J, Wells Q. Predictors of Development of Left Ventricular Systolic Dysfunction in Patients Receiving Anthracyclines. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13_S):1525-1525.
  • Richardson TD, Unger LC, Bhatia N, Cook C, Clark D, Held E, Haglund N. Adult Still’s Disease Presenting with Pericardial Tamponade. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2016;67(13_S):1078-1078.
  • Bhatia N, Thomassee E, Scott C, Fredi J. Gender Disparities in the Vanderbilt STEMI Network: Insights From a Five Year Experience. J Am Coll Cardiol Intv. 2016;9(4_S):S24-S24.
  • Hussain Z, Ghotra AS, Bhatia N, Perez R, Cheng A, Slaughter MS, Lenneman AJ, Birks EJ. Impact of Pulmonary Function Tests on Outcomes in patients after Left Ventricular Assist Device Implantation. J Card Fail. 2015. Aug;21(8 Suppl):S93.
  • Bhatia N, Lenihan DJ, Sawyer DB, Lenneman CG. Getting the SCOOP – Survey of Cardiovascular Outcomes from Oncology Patients During Survivorship. J Card Fail. 2014 Aug;20(8 Suppl):S100.
  • Bhatia N, John A, Stoddard M. Role of speckle tracking longitudinal strain in differentiating stages of diastolic dysfunction. J Card Fail. 2014 Aug;20(8 Suppl):S20.
  • Bhatia N, Voelkel AJ, Sharma UC, Birks EJ, McCants KC. Safety and outcomes of induction immunosuppression for cardiac transplantation in patients with active driveline infection. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2014;63(12_S):A857.
  • Bhatia N, Stoddard MF. Predictors and impact of non-circular left ventricular outflow tract shapes on estimation of severity of aortic stenosis by continuity equation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(10_S):E876.
  • Bhatia N, Abushora MY, Alnabki Z, Stoddard MF. Intrapulmonary shunt is a potentially unrecognized cause of ischemic stroke and transient ischemic attack. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(10_S):E2099.
  • Tavakoli V, Bhatia N, Stoddard MF, Amini AA. Fusion of Tissue Doppler and Speckle Tracking in Echocardiography Images: Comparison with Speckle Tracking Echocardiography. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2013;61(10_S):E1094.
  • Bhatia N, Abushora MY, Stoddard MF. Saline Contrast Three-Dimensional Echocardiography for the Detection of Intrapulmonary Shunt and Patent Foramen Ovale. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013 Jun;26(6):B43.
  • Bhatia N, Abushora MY, Stoddard MF. Intrapulmonary Shunt: The Missing Link in the Etiology of Cryptogenic Ischemic Stroke and Transient Ischemic Attack? J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2013 Jun;26(6):B45.
  • Bhatia N, Vongooru H, Birks E, Slaughter MS, McCants KC. Clinical features and outcomes of patients with Bi-ventricular pacemaker-defibrillator versus automatic implantable defibrillator undergoing left ventricular assist device implantation. J Card Fail. 2013 Aug;19(8):S38.
  • Bhatia N, Alnabki Z, Sayfo S, Vongooru H, Birks E, McCants KC, Hamzeh I. Concomitant use of Sildenafil and Nitrates for the treatment of pulmonary arterial hypertension in patients with severe heart failure is safe. J Card Fail. 2013 Aug;19(8):S91.

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Lenneman C, Bhatia N. “A 40-year-old diabetic woman with newly diagnosed breast cancer was recommended to undergo chemotherapy. What is the most appropriate approach to prevention of cardiotoxicity and monitoring her through treatment?” In: Hirsch GA, et al. Curbside Questions in Oncology. SLACK Inc., 2017 and http://www.healio.com/curbside-consultation.
  • Lenneman C, Bhatia N. “A 35-Year-Old Man With a History of Acute Lympoblastic Leukemia in Childhood Comes in After Reading About Long-Term Effects of Cardiotoxicity From Chemotherapy. What Is the Best Approach to This Patient?” In: Hirsch GA, et al. Curbside Questions in Oncology. SLACK Inc., 2017 and http://www.healio.com/curbside-consultation.
  • Bhatia N. “A 39-Year-Old Male Smoker Currently Receiving Treatment for Metastatic Testicular Cancer Presents With a Non-ST-Elevation Myocardial Infarction. What Is the Best Approach to Managing This Patient?” In: Hirsch GA, et al. Curbside Questions in Oncology. SLACK Inc., 2017 and http://www.healio.com/curbside-consultation.
  • Rawasia WF, Bhatia N, Stoddard MF. Mitral Valve Prolapse. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Bhatia N, Ghotra AS, Stoddard MF. Aortic valvular stenosis. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Bhatia N, Ghotra AS, Stoddard MF. Heart Murmur. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Bhatia N, Lenneman CG. Congestive heart failure: differential diagnosis. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Ghotra AS, Bhatia N, McCants KC. Cardiomegaly. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Ghotra AS, Bhatia N, McCants KC. Syncope. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2015 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Bhatia N, Chatterjee A, Peterson H. Carotid Sinus Hypersensitivity. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2014, 22nd edition and 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Bhatia N, Alnabki Z, Stoddard MF. Orthostatic Hypotension. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2014, 22nd edition and 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Chatterjee A, Bhatia N, Hamzeh I. Idiopathic Hypertrophic Subaortic Stenosis (IHSS). In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2014, 22nd edition and 2015, 23rd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014 and www.5minuteconsult.com.
  • Alnabki Z, Bhatia N, Stoddard MF. Mitral Valve Stenosis. In: Domino F, et al. the 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2014, 22nd edition. Philadelphia: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2014 and www.5minuteconsult.com.

PRESENTATIONS, LECTURES AND TEACHING

2017 Bhatia N. “The ABCs of SCAD”. Invited Faculty, Vanderbilt SCAD (Spontaneous Coronary Artery Dissection) patient symposium, Nashville, TN.

2017 Bhatia N. “Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement: Past, Present and Future Directions”. Cardiovascular Medicine Grand Rounds, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

2015 Bhatia N. “Cardiovascular Risks of Non-Steroidal Anti-Inflammatory Drugs”. Invited Lecture: Neurosurgery Grand Rounds, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

2014-15 Bhatia N. “Management of Post Cardiac Catheterization Patients in the Coronary Care Unit” – Orientation lecture series for CCU RNs. Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

2014-17 Bhatia N. “Harrison Cardiovascular Medicine Lecture Series” for Medical Residents. Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

PROFESSIONAL ACTIVITIES

2016-17 Fellow volunteer – Cardiovascular Anatomy course for medical students. Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN.

2015-2016 Fellow-in-training member of the state of Tennessee ACC legislative team. ACC National Legislative Conference, Washington, DC.

2013 Member, Internal Residency Review Committee (RRC), Neurology Residency Program, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY.

2012-13 Preceptor, ‘History and Focused Physical Preceptorship’ program for second year medical students, University of Louisville School of Medicine, Louisville, KY.

2008-2010 Conference reviewer: 1st and 3rd International Online Medical Conference (IOMC), organized by IOKSP (International Online Knowledge Services Provider).

PRESS MENTIONS

2017 Maxwell YL. “Featured Fellow: Nirmanmoh Bhatia, MD”. Featured Fellow, TCTMD, Cardiovascular Research Foundation. July 11, 2017.

https://www.tctmd.com/news/featured-fellow-nirmanmoh-bhatia-md

2017 Wong C. “Infective Endocarditis Outcomes in Dialysis Patients”. Infectious Disease Advisor. May 1, 2017.

http://www.infectiousdiseaseadvisor.com/nosocomial-infections/endocarditis-outcomes-in-dialysis/article/653817/

2016 McKeown LA. “Cardio-Oncology Offers Fellows the Opportunity to Venture Into the ‘Wild West’”. tctMD/the heart beat. February 15th, 2016.

https://www.tctmd.com/news/cardio-oncology-offers-fellows-opportunity-venture-wild-west

2016 Stuart D. “Emerging Field of Cardio-Oncology Seeks Better Tools” Vanderbilt University Medical Center Reporter. October 27th, 2016.

https://news.vanderbilt.edu/2016/10/27/emerging-field-of-cardio-oncology-seeks-better-tools/

2013 “U of L contingent cleans up at ACP Awards”. University of Louisville Department of Medicine News. September 2013.

https://louisville.edu/medicine/departments/medicine/news/2013-acp