• 178 Citations

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Research Interests

Dr. Ahmad is an assistant professor of medicine-cardiology and a faculty member in the Center for Health Information Partnerships in Northwestern University's Feinberg School of Medicine. He is a practicing advanced heart failure and transplant cardiologist and cares for patients across the spectrum of heart failure, including evaluation for and management of ventricular assist devices and heart transplantation. Dr. Ahmad’s research interests are in the development of the methods, tools, and technologies to collect, store, analyze, and apply diverse electronic health data—including patient-reported outcomes measures—for improving clinical care, conducting pragmatic clinical trials, and generating real world evidence. His research in these areas has been supported by multiple organizations, including the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute, the Heart Failure Society of America, the National Institutes of Health, and the People-Centered Research Foundation.

Certifications and Licenses

Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology
Cardiovascular Disease
Internal Medicine

Training Experience

2012Residency, University of Pennsylvania Hospitals
2016Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center
2017Postdoctoral Fellowship, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
2018Fellowship, Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center

Education/Academic qualification

MS, Northwestern University

… → 2017

MD, The University of Chicago

… → 2009

Research interests

  • Amyloidosis
  • Cardiomyopathy
  • Clinical Trial Methodology
  • Electronic Health Records
  • Epidemiology
  • Healthcare Quality
  • Heart Failure
  • Heart Transplantation
  • Medical Informatics
  • Patient-Centered Care
  • Patient-Reported Outcomes
  • Ventricular Assist Devices

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Research Output

  • 178 Citations
  • 26 Article
  • 2 Comment/debate
  • 1 Letter

Computable Phenotype Implementation for a National, Multicenter Pragmatic Clinical Trial: Lessons Learned From ADAPTABLE

Ahmad, F. S., Ricket, I. M., Hammill, B. G., Eskenazi, L., Robertson, H. R., Curtis, L. H., Dobi, C. D., Girotra, S., Haynes, K., Kizer, J. R., Kripalani, S., Roe, M. T., Roumie, C. L., Waitman, R., Jones, W. S. & Weiner, M. G., Jun 1 2020, In : Circulation. Cardiovascular quality and outcomes. 13, 6, p. e006292

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Differential Associations of Chronic Inflammatory Diseases With Incident Heart Failure

    Prasada, S., Rivera, A., Nishtala, A., Pawlowski, A. E., Sinha, A., Bundy, J. D., Chadha, S. A., Ahmad, F. S., Khan, S. S., Achenbach, C., Palella, F. J., Ramsey-Goldman, R., Lee, Y. C., Silverberg, J. I., Taiwo, B. O., Shah, S. J., Lloyd-Jones, D. M. & Feinstein, M. J., Jun 1 2020, In : JACC. Heart failure. 8, 6, p. 489-498 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Effects of 2 Forms of Practice Facilitation on Cardiovascular Prevention in Primary Care: A Practice-randomized, Comparative Effectiveness Trial

    Persell, S. D., Liss, D. T., Walunas, T. L., Ciolino, J. D., Ahmad, F. S., Brown, T., French, D. D., Hountz, R., Iversen, K., Lindau, S. T., Lipiszko, D., Makelarski, J. A., Mazurek, K., Murakami, L., Peprah, Y., Potempa, J., Rasmussen, L. V., Wang, A., Wang, J., Yeh, C. & 1 others, Kho, A. N., Apr 1 2020, In : Medical care. 58, 4, p. 344-351 8 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations

    Rationale and Design of the Aspirin Dosing-A Patient-Centric Trial Assessing Benefits and Long-term Effectiveness (ADAPTABLE) Trial

    Marquis-Gravel, G., Roe, M. T., Robertson, H. R., Harrington, R. A., Pencina, M. J., Berdan, L. G., Hammill, B. G., Faulkner, M., Munõz, D., Fonarow, G. C., Nallamothu, B. K., Fintel, D. J., Ford, D. E., Zhou, L., Daugherty, S. E., Nauman, E., Kraschnewski, J., Ahmad, F. S., Benziger, C. P., Haynes, K. & 24 others, Merritt, J. G., Metkus, T., Kripalani, S., Gupta, K., Shah, R. C., McClay, J. C., Re, R. N., Geary, C., Lampert, B. C., Bradley, S. M., Jain, S. K., Seifein, H., Whittle, J., Roger, V. L., Effron, M. B., Alvarado, G., Goldberg, Y. H., Vanwormer, J. L., Girotra, S., Farrehi, P., McTigue, K. M., Rothman, R., Hernandez, A. F. & Jones, W. S., May 2020, In : JAMA cardiology. 5, 5, p. 598-607 10 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • 1 Scopus citations