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Faculty Detail    
Professor of Medicine and Radiology
Campus Address LHRB 314 Zip 0007
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Medical School  University of Baghdad Medical School    1965  MD 

American Board of Internal Medicine, CV diseases.Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology (ALL LIFE TIME)  1974/1975/1996 

Faculty Appointment(s)
Appointment Type Department Division Rank
Primary  Medicine  Med - Cardiovascular Disease Professor

Biographical Sketch 
Dr. Iskandrian has been awarded the Master of the American College of Cardiology (MACC) and Master of the American Society of Nuclear cardiology (MASNC), Gifted Teaching Award of the American College of Cardiology, the Leonard Tow Humanism in Medicine Award, The Leadership Award of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology, the Mesopotamia Distinguished Award in Medicine, and numerous local, regional, national and international awards. He is a Past President of the American Society of Nuclear cardiology, Past Chair of the Certification Board of Nuclear cardiology, Past Chair of the imaging committees of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, Past member of the Association of University Cardiologists, and Chair of the Research Committee of the American Society of Nuclear Cardiology. Dr. Iskandrian has been voted as one of the “Best Doctors in America” since its inception and listed amongst the Best doctors in Birmingham Al and prior to that in Phila PA, where he also held endowed Chair and was the Chair of cardiovascular research at Allegheny Health System. He has served on numerous editorial Boards and is a reviewer of several specialty and subspecialty journals. He is currently the Editor-in Chief of the Journal of Nuclear cardiology

Society Memberships
Organization Name Position Held Org Link
American College of cardiology/Americam Society of Nuclear cardiology  Master/Master   

Research/Clinical Interest
Cardiac imaging, Coronary physiology, coronary artery disease, risk assessment, hemodynamics, valve diseases, stress testing,

Selected Publications 
Publication PUBMEDID
These are available on Pubmed   
Over 1000 papers, abstracts, editorials, chapters, review papers in peer review journals
Several text books including 5th ed of nuclear cardiac imaging: principles and applications and a companion Atlas in nuclear cardiology to Braunwald's textbook. These are available on Pub Med