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Sara R. Tabtabai, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Academic Office Location:
Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030
Website(s):

Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center

Heart Failure Center

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Dr. Tabtabai is a graduate of Northeastern University and the University of Connecticut School of Medicine. She trained in internal medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. She then completed a fellowship in cardiovascular disease followed by an advanced clinical and research fellowship in heart failure and transplantation at the Massachusetts General Hospital.

Education
DegreeInstitutionMajor
B.S.Northeastern UniversityBehavioral Neuroscience
M.D.University of Connecticut School of MedicineMedicine

Post-Graduate Training
TrainingInstitutionSpecialty
FellowshipMassachusetts General HospitalAdvanced Fellowship - Heart Failure and Transplant
InternshipMassachusetts General HospitalInternal Medicine
ResidencyMassachusetts General HospitalInternal Medicine
FellowshipMassachusetts General HospitalResearch Fellow - Heart Failure Network
FellowshipMassachusetts General HospitalClinical and Research Fellow - Cardiovascular Medicine / Specific Adult Congenital Heart Disease Training / Echocardiography Training Level II

Awards
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
2013 Women’s Career and Leadership Development Conference for Women Cardiologists and Cardiothoracic Surgeons Travel ScholarshipAmerican College of Cardiology
Dean’s Award: overall excellence in medical studiesUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
University of Connecticut 2009 Outstanding Senior Woman Academic Achievement Award: Presented to one graduating senior female from the School of MedicineUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
Scholar in Medicine: Recognition for exceptional scholarship and commitment to the ideal and practice of internal medicineUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
Honors Recognition: Fourth Year Medicine Sub-I, Fourth Year Critical Care Sub-IUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
Honors recognition third year clerkships; Medicine, Pediatrics, OB/GYN, Psychiatry, Family Medicine, SurgeryUniversity of Connecticut
Dean’s Symposium on Quality Improvement – 2nd PlaceUniversity of Connecticut School of Medicine
Sears B. Condit Award: Merit award for outstanding scholarship – Northeastern UniversityNortheastern University

Advanced heart failure
Prevention