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Ajay Kirtane

Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine

Columbia University Medical Center and New York-Presbyterian Hospital, New York, NY, US

Biography

Ajay J Kirtane is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy, Division of Cardiology, at Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC). He is a practising interventional cardiologist at New York Presbyterian Hospital/CUMC with an interest in coronary and peripheral intervention. Dr Kirtane is a graduate of Princeton University and Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. He completed clinical and research fellowships in cardiovascular disease and coronary and peripheral vascular intervention at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center/Harvard Medical School in Boston.

 

Honors & Awards
Columbia University Medical Center:
2009 Ewig Clinical Teaching Award (three-year funded award), Department of Medicine
2010 Daniel V. Kimberg Junior Faculty Teaching Award, Department of Medicine (given annually to a single recipient)
2011-present Selected to be a Firm Attending on the Neu Firm, Columbia University Department of Medicine
2012 Participant (by nomination/acceptance) in P&S Leadership & Management Institute sponsored by Columbia Doctors, The Columbia Faculty Practice Organization and the Office of the Dean at the College of P&S

 

American College of Cardiology:
2010 Selected as American College of Cardiology’s Emerging Faculty

 

Harvard Medical School:
2005 George E. Altman, M.D. and Harriet Altman Annual Cardiology Fellow Award

 

University of California San Francisco:
2000 Selected as Chief Medical Resident for 2001-2002 academic year

 

Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons:
1996 Gregory Grove Memorial Scholarship (given to the highest-ranking student in the second year class), co-recipient
1998 Externship in Human Rights and Medicine in India
1998 Marie Nercessian Memorial Award for Humanism in Medicine
1998 Membership in Alpha Omega Alpha Society

 

Princeton University:
1993 Howard Hughes Medical Institute Summer Fellowship
1994 E.R. Squibb and Sons Senior Thesis Prize for Contributions to Scientific Research
1994 Membership in Phi Beta Kappa Society
1994 Membership in Society of Sigma Xi

Featured Courses

Transcatheter Interventions Online - Session 3.4: Debates
  • 1 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Describe the practical implications of TAVI in the context of coronary artery disease, atrioventricular valve disease and transcatheter heart valve degeneration
  • Select appropriate tools for calcified coronary artery disease, including mechanical circulatory support and invasive imaging techniques
  • Understand coronary physiology, novel recanalization and goal-oriented planning for chronic total occlusion
  • Evaluate the role of novel oral anticoagulants in transcatheter aortic valve implantation
  • Discuss the need for gender-specific trials and renal denervation
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Transcatheter Interventions Online - Session 2.4 Practical Pearls Toward a More Advanced CTO Programme: Live Cases and Discussion
  • 1 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Describe the practical implications of TAVI in the context of coronary artery disease, atrioventricular valve disease and transcatheter heart valve degeneration
  • Select appropriate tools for calcified coronary artery disease, including mechanical circulatory support and invasive imaging techniques
  • Understand coronary physiology, novel recanalization and goal-oriented planning for chronic total occlusion
  • Evaluate the role of novel oral anticoagulants in transcatheter aortic valve implantation
  • Discuss the need for gender-specific trials and renal denervation
See more
Transcatheter Interventions Online - Session 2.3: Practical Pearls Toward a More Advanced CTO Programme
  • 1 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Describe the practical implications of TAVI in the context of coronary artery disease, atrioventricular valve disease and transcatheter heart valve degeneration
  • Select appropriate tools for calcified coronary artery disease, including mechanical circulatory support and invasive imaging techniques
  • Understand coronary physiology, novel recanalization and goal-oriented planning for chronic total occlusion
  • Evaluate the role of novel oral anticoagulants in transcatheter aortic valve implantation
  • Discuss the need for gender-specific trials and renal denervation
See more
Transcatheter Interventions Online - Session 2.2: Strategies For Calcified Coronary Lesions Anno 2022: Live Cases And Discussion
  • 1 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Describe the practical implications of TAVI in the context of coronary artery disease, atrioventricular valve disease and transcatheter heart valve degeneration
  • Select appropriate tools for calcified coronary artery disease, including mechanical circulatory support and invasive imaging techniques
  • Understand coronary physiology, novel recanalization and goal-oriented planning for chronic total occlusion
  • Evaluate the role of novel oral anticoagulants in transcatheter aortic valve implantation
  • Discuss the need for gender-specific trials and renal denervation
See more
Transcatheter Interventions Online - Session 2.1: Strategies For Calcified Coronary Lesions Anno 2022
  • 1 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Describe the practical implications of TAVI in the context of coronary artery disease, atrioventricular valve disease and transcatheter heart valve degeneration
  • Select appropriate tools for calcified coronary artery disease, including mechanical circulatory support and invasive imaging techniques
  • Understand coronary physiology, novel recanalization and goal-oriented planning for chronic total occlusion
  • Evaluate the role of novel oral anticoagulants in transcatheter aortic valve implantation
  • Discuss the need for gender-specific trials and renal denervation
See more
TIO 2021 – Coronary Heart Disease: Live Case and discussion
  • 1.00 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Discuss the expanding number of indications in TAVI
  • Select appropriate devices for specific patient groups
  • Recall advances in invasive imaging techniques to aid clinical decision making
  • Summarise the essential principles of mechanical circulatory support
See more
TIO 2021 – Controversies in Current Practice: Controversies 2
  • 1.00 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Discuss the expanding number of indications in TAVI
  • Select appropriate devices for specific patient groups
  • Recall advances in invasive imaging techniques to aid clinical decision making
  • Summarise the essential principles of mechanical circulatory support
See more
TIO 2021 - Coronary Heart Disease: Mechanical Circulatory Support
  • 1.00 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Discuss the expanding number of indications in TAVI
  • Select appropriate devices for specific patient groups
  • Recall advances in invasive imaging techniques to aid clinical decision making
  • Summarise the essential principles of mechanical circulatory support
See more
TIO 2021 – Coronary Heart Disease: Contemporary Insights in Imaging and Physiology
  • 1.00 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Discuss the expanding number of indications in TAVI
  • Select appropriate devices for specific patient groups
  • Recall advances in invasive imaging techniques to aid clinical decision making
  • Summarise the essential principles of mechanical circulatory support
See more
TIO 2021 – Coronary Heart Disease: Live Cases
  • 1.00 EBAC

Learning objectives

  • Discuss the expanding number of indications in TAVI
  • Select appropriate devices for specific patient groups
  • Recall advances in invasive imaging techniques to aid clinical decision making
  • Summarise the essential principles of mechanical circulatory support
See more