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Arya Aminorroaya, MD/MPH

Postdoctoral Associate


Arya Aminorroaya is a Postdoctoral Associate in the Cardiovascular Data Science Lab. He is an MD-MPH graduate from Tehran University of Medical Sciences in Iran, where he was an Avicenna awardee for Excellence in Research and Education. During medical school, he joined the research department of Tehran Heart Center and Non-Communicable Diseases Research Center at Tehran University of Medical Sciences, and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation at the University of Washington to pursue his interest in medical research. He was involved in implementing clinical and epidemiological studies in the field of cardiovascular medicine, through which he established a solid foundation in research methodology and statistical analysis. His research has been published in The Lancet, European Heart Journal, American Heart Journal, and European Journal of Preventive Cardiology. Also, he is a reviewer at European Heart Journal, European Journal of Preventive Cardiology, and BMC Cardiovascular Disorders. He was selected as the Reviewer of the Year by the European Journal of Preventive Cardiology in 2022.

At Cardiovascular Data Science (CarDS) Lab, Arya's research focuses on improving the quality of care for patients with cardiovascular disease using data science and machine learning strategies.

Education & Training

  • Postdoctoral Research Fellow
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences (2022)
  • MD/MPH
    Tehran University of Medical Sciences (2021)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
AHA Lp(a) Data Challenge (Second Place Winner)American Heart Association2023
Early Career Investigator Award in Preventive Cardiovascular Medicine (Finalist)American Heart Association2023
Reviewer of the Year AwardEuropean Journal of Preventive Cardiology2022
The Avicenna Award for Excellence in ResearchTehran University of Medical Sciences2022
The Avicenna Award for Excellence in EducationTehran University of Medical Sciences2017

Professional Service

Heart Failure ReviewsReviewer2023 - Present
BMC Cardiovascular DisordersReviewer2021 - Present
European Heart JournalReviewer2020 - Present
European Journal of Preventive CardiologyReviewer2020 - Present

Departments & Organizations