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Emma A. Meagher, MD

Degree and Institution

MD, Royal College of Surgeons, Dublin, Ireland

Faculty Title

Associate Professor, Medicine and Pharmacology

Administrative Title

Associate Director, Cardiovascular Risk Program
Executive Chair, Institutional Review Board
Director, ITMAT Educational Programs
Course Director, Clinical Pharmacology
Director of Translational Research Training Programs

Department

Department of Cardiology

Clinical Expertise
cardiology - women
cardiology risk intervention
cholesterol
hypercholesterolemia
hyperlipidemia
hypertension
hypertensive heart disease
lipid disorders
preventive cardiology
primary care - cardiac risk reduction
primary care - cholesterol
primary care - hypertension
primary care - lipid disorders

Research Expertise

Dr. Meagher's area of research interest includes mechanisms of vascular dysfunction in cardiovascular disease, alcohol induced liver disease and the role of antioxidant vitamin therapy in both primary and secondary prevention of disease. Dr. Meagher's interests is also in the field of oxidant injury in atherosclerosis. Her clinical practice is in the area of cardiovascular risk modification with an emphasis on management of dyslipidemia, hypertension and women's cardiovascular health.

Other Affiliations
American Heart Association
Council on Thrombosis
American Medical Association

Residency
Beaumont Hospital - Ireland

Fellowship
St. Vincent's Hospital - Ireland

Publications
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Contact Information

Researcher/Clinician:
Emma A. Meagher
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
2 East Pavilion
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Office Phone: (215) 615-8659
Fax: (215) 614-0069