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Michael A. Azrin, M.D., FACC, FSCAI, FAHA

Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiac Catheterization and Interventional Cardiology
Program Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship
Associate Director, Clinical Program and Research Development
Academic Office Location:
Medicine
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030-2202
Phone: 860-679-3343
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Dr. Azrin is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association (AHA). He also serves on the AHA Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology Council.

Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.A.Brandeis UniversityBiology
M.D.Washington University School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
InternshipJewish Hospital of Washington UniversityInternal Medicine
ResidencyJewish Hospital of Washington UniversityInternal Medicine
FellowshipYale UniversityClinical Cardiology
FellowshipHartford HospitalInterventional Cardiology

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
America's Best Hospitals for Heart CareWomen's Choice Award
Mission: Lifeline Gold Receiving Center, Gold AwardAmerican Heart Association
John D. Thompson Award for Excellence in the Delivery of Healthcare Through the Use of Data, for the project STEMI Partnership for Patient Outcome OptimizationAmerican Heart Association
Mission: Lifeline Silver Receiving Center, Silver AwardAmerican Heart Association
Best Doctors 2009-2012 Hartford Magazine
America’s Top Doctors 2008-13Castle Connelly
Fellow, Thrombosis and Vascular BiologyAmerican Heart Association Council on Arteriosclerosis
FellowAmerican College of Cardiology
CAMEL Award (Committee Award for Meritorious Educational Leadership) Cardiovascular Subject CommitteeUConn Health Center
Young Investigator's Award Competition Finalist: More RJ, Azrin MA, DeBono DP, Ezekowitz MD, Gershlick AH: Reduction in Intimal Hyperplasia After Experimental Angioplasty by a Locally Delivered Targeted Antiplatelet-fibrinolytic Aagent American Heart Association

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Should patients with large anterior myocardial infarction have echocardiography to detect left ventricular thrombus and should they be anticoagulated?
    Ezekowitz MD, Azrin MA Dilemmas in Clinical Cardiology, Cardiovascular Clinics 1990 Jan;105-120

Conference Papers

  • Clinical experience in the treatment of left ventricular thrombosis after acute myocardial infarction
    Ezekowitz MD, Azrin MA, Editor: C. Vecchio 1990 Jan;

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