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Amir Dangol, MD

Fellowship: Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospitals, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio. 2010-2013

Residency: Albany Medical Center, Albany, New York. 2007-2010

Medical Education: B. P. Koirala Institute of Health Science, Nepal. 1999-2005

Pediatric cardiologist Amir Dangol, M.D. is board certified by the American Board of Pediatrics.

Hobbies: Soccer, Basketball

Clinical Interest: Syncope, Congenital heart disease, transesophageal echocardiography, fetal echocardiography

Awards/ Accomplishments

Guest Faculty for 39th Annual Conference of Ohio Doctors Interested in Congenital Hearts (ODICH) held in May 2011

“The Resident Continuity Practice Award 2010” at Albany Medical Center

BPKIHS research grant for “Brain steam auditory evoked action potential in Nepalese School going children

Tulsi Prasad Dhungel Award for first place in school board exam

Student of the year Award 1993

Publications

Dangol A, Bansal M, Al-Khatib Y. Transcatheter closure of acquired left ventricle-to-right atrium shunt: first case report in an infant and review of the literature. Pediatr Cardiol. 2013 Jun;34(5):1258-60. doi: 10.1007/s00246-012-0372-y. Epub 2012 May 26. PMID: 22639005

Flores S, Dangol A, Strainic JP, Hoit BD, Kouretas PC, Ashwath RC. Fetal Diagnosis of Superior Vena Cava Aneurysm. Echocardiography. 2012 Sep 7. doi: 10.1111/j.1540-8175.2012.01813.x. [Epub ahead of print]

PMID: 22957823

Watanabe M, Wikenheiser J, Ramirez-Bergeron D, Flores S, Dangol A, Karunamuni G, Thomas A, Montano M, Ashwath R. Chapter Title: Cardiac vasculature; development, and pathology.  In “Vasculogenesis", ISBN 978-953-307-882-3. InTech. Open Access Publisher. University Campus STeP Ri, Slavka Krautzeka 83/A, 51000 Rijeka, Croatia.

Adhikari P, Dangol A., Dhungel S (2005):  Knowledge, attitude and practice among nursing students on needle stick injuries. Title of Book: Leading-Edge Health Education Issues, Pub. Date: 2008, pp 35-40 Publisher: NOVA publisher, ISBN: 1-60021-874-1

Presentations

Dangol A, Yu X, Chandlet M, Watanabe M et al. Effect of inducible re-expression of HEXIM1 on cardiac function in the mouse heart with induced myocardial infarction. June 6, 2013. 7th Annual Fellow’s Research Day, University Hospital Case Medical Center/ Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve University

Dangol A, Bansal M, Strainic J et al, Comparison of inferior vena cava size in children with vasovagal syncope and control group. June 6, 2013. 7th Annual Fellow’s Research Day, University Hospital Case Medical Center/ Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospitals/ Case Western Reserve University

Dangol A, Flores S, Strainic J, Ashwath R, Kouretas P, Watanabe M. Fetal Diagnosis of Superior Vena Cava Aneurysm. 05/2011 39th Annual Conference of Ohio Doctors Interested in Congenital Hearts (ODICH)

Dangol A, Bansal M, Al-Khatib Y. Tran catheter Closure of Acquired Left Ventricle-to-Right Atrium Shunt. 06/2012 40th Annual Conference of Ohio Doctors Interested in Congenital Hearts (ODICH)

Dangol A, Flores S, Strainic J, Ashwath R. (2011)  “A case of anomalous origin of the right coronary artery from pulmonary artery diagnosed with low dose gated CTA”

Amir Dangol, S Kumar, BH paudel, RK Aujal. Brain steam evoked action potential in Neplease School going children. 9/2002 Ninth annual scientific program celebration, BPKIHS, Dharan, Nepal

Amir Dangol, Ghotekar LH. Detection of early renal insufficiency in hypertensive patients, 3/2001, BP Koirala Institute of Health Sciences day presentation

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