Dr. Attaran studied as an undergraduate at the University of Toronto, Canada. He attended medical school at the University of Sheffield, UK, with Honors. He completed his internal medicine residency and cardiovascular medicine fellowship at the University of Arizona before completing his interventional cardiology fellowship at Yale University.
Dr. Attaran is the Director of the Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program and the Endovascular Fellowship Training Program.
His interests outside interventional cardiology include treatments for peripheral arterial and venous disease.
He is involved in a number of national and international research studies in cardiovascular intervention. He serves on the American College of Cardiology's National Cardiovascular Data Registry, Research and Publications Committee. He is a member of the Vascular Disease Council of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention.
|Patient's Choice Award||Vitals.com||2016|
|Compassionate Doctor Recognition||2016|
|Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention||Associate||2021 - Present|
|American Venous Forum||Early Career Committee Member. Conference speaker.||2020 - Present|
|American Venous Forum||Member of fellowship training committee.||2019|
|CVC - Chicago Endovascular conference||Panelist on venous disease sessions.||2019|
|Yale Heart and Vascular||One day symposium on topics in peripheral vascular medicine, interventional cardiology.||2019 - Present|
|American Venous Forum||Committee member to help plan Fellows course as well as to increase membership.||2019|
|American Venous Forum||Member of membership committee.||2019|
|Yale Update Interventional Cardiology, Annual Symposium||Chair||2019|
|American College of Cardiology||Reviewer and grader of peripheral vascular disease abstracts submitted for review at Annual Scientific Sessions.||2018 - Present|
|Yale University||Yale-affiliated hospitals Cardiovascular medicine lecture series. Co-ordinator. Tasked with assigning approximately 70 lectures.||2018 - 2019|
|Internal Medicine Residency Admissions Committee||Interview and selection of internal medicine residency program candidates.||2018 - 2019|
|Phlebology Journal||Reviewer / grader of submitted articles for consideration.||2017 - Present|
|Yale Affiliated Hospital Program, Lecture Series||Coordinator||2017 - Present|
|ACGME Clinical Learning Environment Review panelist.||Participant||2017 - Present|
|American College of Cardiology National Cardiovascular Data Registry||Member of committee to review research proposals and to direct future research goals. Co-author of manuscripts based on NCDR Registry data.||2016 - Present|
|New Cardiovascular Horizons||Co-director of vein forum for consecutive years.||2016 - 2019|
|American College Cardiology||Panelist for Session on topics including venous disease.||2016 - Present|
|New Cardiovascular Horizons - Vein Forum||Co-chair and organizer of Vein Forum.||2016 - 2019|
|Global Vascular Digest||Guest Editor to Vascular journal.||2016|
|Institutional Review Board, Yale University||Reviewer||2014|
|Clinical Cardiology||Reviewer||2014 - 2018|
|Yale University Data Safety Monitoring Boards||Fantom II Trial Data Safety Monitoring Board, Spectranetics ISR trial DSMB, Neuro-TAVR Study DSMB, TOBA-BTK Study DSMB.||2014 - 2019|
|Yale School of Medicine||Lecturer to Medical School of topics including acute coronary syndrome, peripheral vascular disease, ECG interpretation.||2014 - Present|
|Yale University, School of Medicine||Program Director, Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Program.||2000 - Present|