Vineet Agrawal

Vineet Agrawal

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University Medical Centre, Nashville, TN, US

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Personal History

Dr Vineet Agrawal is a physician-scientist and is Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center. He is from Omaha, Nebraska.1, 2, 5


Academic History

In 2006, Dr Agrawal completed his undergraduate training at Duke University in Biomedical and Electrical Engineering. In 2012, he completed his MD and PhD in the Medical Scientist Training Program (MSTP) at the University of Pittsburgh. He then completed his residency in internal medicine in the Osler Medical Training Program at Johns Hopkins Hospital and his fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at Vanderbilt University Medical Center.1

His clinical interests are in general cardiology (both prevention and treatment), vascular medicine, cardiovascular imaging and heart failure. His research interests are in understanding mechanisms underlying the pathogenesis of heart failure with preserved ejection (HFpEF), or diastolic heart failure.2


Career Overview

Dr Agrawal is an assistant professor in the cardiovascular medicine division at Vanderbilt University. He is also a translational Physician-Scientist with a clinical and research focus on heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF) and pulmonary hypertension (PH).1


Career Timeline

  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, Tennessee
    • 2021 - Present: Assistant Professor, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
    • 2019 - 2021: Instructor
  • 2013 - 2016: Resident Physician, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland
  • 2013: Post-doctoral Fellow Researcher, University of Pittsburgh
  • 2009 - 2011: Clinical Engineer and Aortic Balloon Pump Technician, Artificial Heart Program


Areas of Speciality

  • Non-Invasive Cardiology 



  • 2019 PHenomenal Impact Fund for Global PH Research Award Winner





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Articles by Vineet Agrawal, Assistant Professor of Medicine

Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation as a Treatment for Branch Pulmonary Artery Rupture Following Right Heart Catheterisation

Vineet Agrawal, Kelly A Costopoulos, Mohammed Chowdhary, et al


Citation: Cardiac Failure Review 2022;8:e03.