Sanjiv Shah


Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute


Dr Sanjiv Shah’s clinical expertise and research program are focused on HFpEF and in 2007, Dr Shah started the first dedicated HFpEF program in the world at Northwestern University. 

His research, which spans basic research in animal models, clinical physiologic studies, human clinical trials, and population-based epidemiology studies, has highlighted the heterogeneity and systemic nature of the HFpEF syndrome, and has improved the understanding of the risk factors, pathogenesis, and pathophysiology of HFpEF. 

He is an internationally recognised leading authority on HFpEF and routinely lectures at international cardiology meetings, continuing medical education meetings, and academic institutions.