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Posts by Jennifer E. Ho, MD

  • Jennifer Ho, MD, discusses her team’s recent work showing strong association between obesity and pulmonary hypertension, and their ongoing research to understand the mechanisms driving this association.

  • Mass General physicians presented on the podium, moderated sessions or showcased posters over 50 times at the American Heart Association 2017 Scientific Sessions. Some of them answered the question: “What was the most interesting topic presented at this year’s Scientific Sessions?"

Biography

Dr. Ho is a cardiologist in the Heart Failure and Transplantation section of the Massachusetts General Hospital Cardiology Division and Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. She sees patients with advanced heart failure.

Dr. Ho is a faculty member of the Cardiovascular Research Center, and also maintains an affiliation with the Framingham Heart Study. Her laboratory is focused on clinical and translational patient-oriented investigations to understand mechanisms driving heart failure and cardiometabolic disease, with a particular focus on heart failure with preserved ejection fraction. She is a recipient of the MGH Claflin Distinguished Scholar Award (2017), an MGH Hassenfeld Scholar Award (2016), and multiple NIH grants to support her research laboratory.

 

 

 

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