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Darius P. Sholevar, M.D.

CURRICULUM VITAE

Darius P. Sholevar, M.D.

1 Brace Road, Suite C
Cherry Hill, NJ 08034
Tel (856) 428-4100
Fax (856) 428-5748

PERSONAL DATA

Date of Birth: 1972

EDUCATION

Graduate
5/1998
Jefferson Medical College
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Degree: M.D.

Undergraduate
6/1994
Cornell University
Ithaca , New York
Degree: B.A. - Chemistry, Biology

POSTGRADUATE TRAINING

7/1998-6/2001
Resident - Internal Medicine
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
New Brunswick, New Jersey

7/2001-6/2004
Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

7/2003-6/2004
Chief Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases
Albert Einstein Medical Center
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

7/2004-6/2005
Fellow - Cardiac Electrophysiology
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Cooper University Hospital
Camden, New Jersey

BOARD CERTIFICATION

Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
Cardiovascular Diseases, American Board of Internal Medicine
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiology, American Board of Internal Medicine
Echocardiography, Board Certified
Nuclear Cardiology, Board Certified

PROCEDURAL CERTIFICATION

Cardiac Catheterization
Nuclear Cardiology
Echocardiography and Transesophageal Echocardiography

HOSPITAL AFFILIATIONS

Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center
Virtua - West Jersey Health System
Inspira - Underwood Memorial Hospital
Cooper University Medical Center
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

HOSPITAL AND ADMINISTRATIVE APPOINTMENTS

2012-Present
EP Lab Director, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center

2013-Present
Clinical Cardiology Non-Invasive Co-Management Committee Co- Director, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center

2011-Present
Finance Committee Co-Director, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center

2014-Present
Research Division Assistant Director, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center

2011-Present
Cardiovascular Service Line Leadership Committee Member, Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center

2008-2010, 2013, 2015-Present
Board of Directors, Associated Cardiovascular Consultants, Lourdes Cardiology Services, P.C.

PROFESSIONAL AFFILIATIONS

American Medical Association
American College of Cardiology
North American Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology
Heart Rhythm Society
American Society of Echocardiography

AWARDS AND HONORS

2005-2015
"Top Doc" Cardiac Electrophysiology, South Jersey Magazine

2006, 2015
"Top Doc" Award for Women, South Jersey Magazine

VOLUNTEER AND EDUCATIONAL EXPERIENCE

1994-1998
Jeff Hope Medical Clinic

1999-2000
Utilization Review Committee
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

1999-2000
Quality Assurance Committee
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

1999-2000
Residency Council
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

1999-2000
Graduate Medical Education Committee
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

2000-2001
Acting Chief Medical Resident
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

RESEARCH

1993
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Cooper University Hospital
Performed PCR analysis of HIV-positive human DNA. Compared the efficacy of the heparinase to three ion exchange resins in overcoming the heparin-induced inhibition of Taq polymerase seen in heparinized blood samples.

1994
Thomas Jefferson University
Developed a series of clones consisting of sequential restriction endonuclease generated fragments of the Afast@ inactivating potassium channel. These clones were used to transfect Xenopus oocytes. The inactivating properties of the potassium channels were then assessed by patch and voltage clamp techniques.

1994-1995
Thomas Jefferson University
Studied the prescribing habits of physicians regarding benzodiazepine utilization in the geriatric population.

2002 Albert Einstein Medical Center
Site Coordinator, Surgical Treatment for Ischemic Heart Failure (STICH) Trial. Patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy are randomized to medical versus surgical therapy. Surgical therapy includes traditional coronary artery bypass grafting and surgical ventricular restoration.

2006 EPIC Trial, Sub-Investigator

2005-2007 PARTNERS Trial, Sub-Investigator

2006-2007 ASSERT Trial, Principal Investigator

2007 EPIC II Trial, Sub-Investigator

2007 DETECT Trial, Sub-Investigator

2007 CONNECT Trial, Sub-Investigator

2008-2009 RATE Trial, Principal Investigator
Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center

2013 Analyze ST, Sub-Investigator

2014 Reveal AF, Sub-Investigator

2014 ReMARQable Trial, Principal Investigator

2014 WRAP-IT Trial, Principal Investigator

2015 SPACE Trial, Principal Investigato

PUBLICATIONS

Zisselman MH, Rovner BW, Yuen EJ, Sholevar DP: "Physician Rationale for Benzodiazepine Prescription in Elderly Hospitalized Patients." i 5(2):167-171, 1997 Spring

Sholevar DP: "A 57-Year-Old Man with Splenic Vein Pseudoaneurysm Formation as a Complication of Pancreatitis." American College of Physicians, Clinical Vignette Competition, 1999.

Sholevar DP, Sholevar EH: "Neuroleptic Malignant Syndrome." Emedicine electronic journal, 2001.

GRAND ROUNDS AND INVITED PRESENTATIONS

"Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy," Cardiology Grand Rounds, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 2002.

"Non-Pharmacologic Management of Atrial Fibrillation," Cardiology Grand Rounds, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 2003.

"Non-Pharmacologic Management of Heart Failure," Cardiology Grand Rounds, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 2004.

"Basic Cardiac Electrophysiology and Anatomy," Allied Health NASPE/HRS Symposium, Albert Einstein Medical Center, 2004.

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