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Amir S. Lotfi, MD

Dr. Amir LotfiDepartment of Medicine
Division of Cardiology 

Departmental/Divisional Leadership Roles

  • Division Chief, Cardiology, Department of Medicine

Academic Appointment

  • Professor of Medicine at UMass Chan Medical School-Baystate

Education and Training

  • Tufts University School of Medicine/Baystate, Springfield, MA
    • Fellowship, Interventional and Peripheral Cardiology (2005-2006)
    • Fellowship, General Cardiology (2002-2005)
  • Stamford Hospital/Columbia University College of Physicians, Stamford, CT
    Residency, Internal Medicine (1999-2002)
  • Spartan Health Sciences University, Vieux Fort, LC
    M.D. (1995-1999)
  • McMaster University, Hamilton, ON, Canada
    B.S., Biochemistry (1991-1995)

Scholarly Foci (Limit 5)

  • Coronary physiology and imaging
  • Out of hospital cardiac arrest
  • Acute coronary syndrome management and care

Scholarly Activity

View a list of Dr. Lotfi's publications in the Scholarly Commons repository.

Professional Societies and Leadership Roles    

  • Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions
    • Committee Chair, Assessment and Treatment of In Stent Restenosis and Stent Thrombosis (2021-present)
    • Committee Chair, Out of Hospital Cardiac Arrest (2018-2020)
    • Vice Chair, Consensus Document Regarding Coronary Physiology and Imaging (2012-2014)
    • Member (2006-present)
  • American College of Cardiology     
    • Guideline Committee (2021)
    • Member (2006-present)

Significant Honors and Awards (Limit 5)

  • National Co-Principle Investigator, A Multi-center Randomized Post-approval Evaluation of the Delivery of Intracoronary Hyperoxemic Supersaturated Oxygen Therapy For 60 Minutes in Anterior Acute Myocardial Infarction Patients with Successful Reperfusion (Via PCI) ≤ Six Hours After Symptom Onset Compared to Standard Therapy (2021)
  • Fellow, Royal College of Physicians of Canada (2009)
  • Teacher of the Year, Tufts University School of Medicine/Baystate, Springfield, MA (2007)
  • Fellow, Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (2006)

Contact Information

Department of Medicine
759 Chestnut Street
Springfield, MA 01199

(Updated February 2023)