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Abdelrahman Abushouk, MD

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Abdelrahman Abushouk, MD

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Originally from Egypt, Abdelrahman earned his medical degree from Ain Shams University (Summa Cum Laude with Honors). During undergraduate study, he developed a strong interest in academic medicine and evidence-based practice. After graduation, he continued his research training in the PERFUSE study group at Harvard Medical School/BIDMC. He then joined the Structural Heart Disease research team at the Cleveland Clinic, where he worked on assessing the outcomes of novel structural interventions, such as transcatheter aortic and tricuspid repair and replacement procedures. His research won several awards, was cited in many national and international guidelines, and was featured in major news outlets, such as Reuters Health, Scientific American, and Health Policy Watch. Now, Abdelrahman is an Internal Medicine Resident at Yale-New Haven Hospital and is pursuing a career as a physician-scientist in Cardiovascular Medicine.

Education & Training

  • Resident (Internal Medicine)
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2026)
  • Research Fellow (Cardiovascular Medicine)
    Cleveland Clinic Foundation (2023)
  • Research Fellow (Cardiovascular Medicine)
    Harvard Medical School (2020)
  • MD
    Ain Shams University (2017)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Finalist - National Abstract CompetitionAmerican College of Physicians2024
Cash Memorial Award (Excellence in Health Outcomes Research)Cleveland Clinic Foundation2023
Collegiate/ Full MemberSigma Xi: The Scientific Research Honor Society ΣΞ}2022
Fellowship (Scientific Excellence Track)European Society of Cardiology2021
Young Investigator AwardEuropean Society of Cardiology2021
Top 1% in the FieldPublons Peer Review Awards2019
Fulbright NomineeBinational Fulbright Commission2018
Excellence and Scholastic Outstanding Achievement AwardAin Shams University2015

Professional Service

Yale Global Cardiovascular Health InitiativeRepresentative2023 - Present
The Senate/Executive Council, Yale Internal Medicine Residency ProgramMember2023 - Present
American Heart Association - Council on Epidemiology and PreventionMember2021 - Present
NPJ Cardiovascular Health, Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine, and BMC Cardiovascular MedicineEditorial Board Member2021 - Present
Global Burden of Disease StudyContributor2019 - Present
Circulation, BMJ, JAMA Network, JACC Case Reports, American Heart Journal, OthersReviewer2017 - Present

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