Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Patricia  Vassallo, MD

Patricia Vassallo, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Focus of Work


I am interested in clinical research that focuses on echocardiography and valvular heart disease, as well as prevention of coronary artery disease. I am currently collaborating on a study to evaluate the effects of a comprehensive lifestyle behavioral program in women with metabolic syndrome.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Georgetown University (2000)
  • Residency: University of Chicago Hospitals (2003)
  • Fellowship: Rush University Medical Center (2007)
  • Board Certification: Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine



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