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Sara R. Tabtabai, M.D.

Assistant Professor of Medicine
Co-Director, Heart Failure Center
Academic Office Location:
Pat and Jim Calhoun Cardiology Center
UConn Health
263 Farmington Avenue
Farmington, CT 06030

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.

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

Post-Graduate Training
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

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

Advanced heart failure

Name & DescriptionCategoryRoleTypeScopeStart YearEnd Year
Search committee - Chair of Pathology DeptOtherCommitte memberUConn HealthUniversity20182019
Public Issues CouncilAdvisory CommitteeElected Committee MemberUConn HealthUniversity20182021
Item Writing Committee, University of Connecticut School of MedicineEducation CommitteeCommittee MemberUConn HealthUniversity2018
Library Advisory Committee to the DeansAdvisory CommitteeCommittee MemberUConn HealthLocal20172018

Journal Articles

Case Reports

Title or AbstractTypeSponsor/EventDate/YearLocation
‘Clinical overlap between myopericarditis and stress induced cardiomyopathy: a diagnostic and therapeutic challenge’PosterAmerican College of Cardiology2019New Orleans