Ali Ahmed

Ali Ahmed

Director of the Center for Health and Aging


Washington DC VA Medical Center, Washington, WA, US

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Dr. Ahmed is a fellowship-trained geriatrician with a clinical and research interest in heart failure in older adults as well as health and outcomes of older adults with multiple chronic conditions. His research focuses on quality and outcomes of care in these patient populations using epidemiological methodologies, including propensity score matching. Prior to his move to Washington, Dr. Ahmed was a Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology at the University of Alabama, Birmingham and the founding Director of the Geriatric Health Failure Clinic at the VA Medical Center in Birmingham.

Dr Ali Ahmed is an Editorial Board member of Cardiac Failure Review.