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David J. Whellen, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA

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925 Chestnut Street
Mezzanine
Philadelphia, PA 19107

(215) 955-2636
(215) 503-7420 fax

Medical School

MD, Washington University School of Medicine
Master Health Science in Clinical Research, Duke University

Residency

Hospital of University of Pennsylvania (HUP)

Fellowship

Clinical Cardiology, Duke University Medical Center

Board Certification

Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Disease

Hospital Appointment

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital

Expertise & Research Interests

Dr. Whellan is the Co-Principal Investigator of the HF-ACTION study, a NIH grant for research in heart failure and exercise training. In addition, he has served as the national PI for the PARTNERS HF study and currently sits on the steering committee for the ASCEND and TRACER-ACS trials.

He has authored over 100 peer-reviewed articles, reviews, abstracts, and book chapters on cardiomyopathy; and is an associate editor for American Heart Journal.

Publications

Most Recent Peer-Reviewed Publications

  1. Erratum: Corrigendum to exercise training for chronic heart failure (ExTraMATCH II): Protocol for an individual participant data meta-analysis (Int J Cardiol. (2014) 174:3 (683-687) DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijcard.2014.04.203)
  2. Exercise training and pacing status in patients with heart failure: Results from HF-ACTION
  3. Team-Based Care for Managing Cardiac Comorbidities in Heart Failure
  4. Incremental and independent value of cardiopulmonary exercise test measures and the Seattle Heart Failure Model for prediction of risk in patients with heart failure
  5. Heart Failure in Non-Caucasians, Women, and Older Adults: A White Paper on Special Populations from the Heart Failure Society of America Guideline Committee
  6. Authorship in a multicenter clinical trial: The heart failure - A controlled trial investigating outcomes of exercise training (HF-ACTION) authorship and publication (HAP) scoring system results
  7. Stratifying patients at the risk of heart failure hospitalization using existing device diagnostic thresholds
  8. Exercise training as therapy for heart failure current status and future directions
  9. Advanced (stage D) heart failure: A statement from the heart failure society of america guidelines committee
  10. Safety and efficacy of aerobic training in patients with cancer who have heart failure: An analy 2A75 sis of the HF-ACTION randomized trial
  11. Exercise training for chronic heart failure (ExTraMATCH II): Protocol for an individual participant data meta-analysis
  12. Vorapaxar in acute coronary syndrome patients undergoing coronary artery bypass graft surgery: Subgroup analysis from the TRACER trial (Thrombin Receptor Antagonist for Clinical Event Reduction in Acute Coronary Syndrome)
  13. Conceptual model for heart failure disease management
  14. Rationale and Design of theGUIDE-ITStudy. Guiding Evidence Based Therapy UsingBiomarker Intensified Treatment inHeart Failure
  15. The effects of exercise on cardiovascular biomarkers in patients with chronic heart failure
  16. End-of-life care in patients with heart failure
  17. Are there negative responders to exercise training among heart failure patients?
  18. Clinical implications of chronic heart failure phenotypes defined by cluster analysis
  19. PA32540 (a coordinated-delivery tablet of enteric-coated aspirin 325 mg and immediate-release omeprazole 40 mg) versus enteric-coated aspirin 325 mg alone in subjects at risk for aspirin-associated gastric ulcers: Results of two 6-month, phase 3 studies
  20. Rationale and design of theguide-it study: Guiding evidence based therapy usingbiomarker intensified treatment inheart failure
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