Sandeep Kumar Krishnan

Sandeep Kumar Krishnan
Registered Physician in Vascular Interpretation USA
 
Biography
July 2013-Present Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute Los Angeles, CA Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship- Ranked Best Cardiology Program in the West by USN&WR (2013-2016) ? Anticipated date of completion: June 2016 ? Winner- ACC/Merck Fellowship Award 2015-2016 ? American Society of Echo Board Certified- July 2015 ? American Board of Nuclear Cardiology Board Eligible July 2010-June 2013 Emory University, School of Medicine Atlanta, GA J. Willis Hurst Internal Medicine Residency ? USMLE Step 3 score- 99 ? Winner- Distinctions in Global Health Award ? Winner-Distinctions in Teaching Award ? Winner-Best QI Project, 2012 August 2004-May 2010 University of Missouri-Kansas City Kansas City, MO School of Medicine, School of Arts and Sciences ? Graduated Summa Cum Laude with combined BLA and MD with 4.0 GPA ? 6 year combined undergraduate/graduate program ? USMLE Step 1 Score- 99 ? USMLE Step 2 CK Score- 96 August 2000-May 2004 Camdenton High School Camdenton, MO ? Graduated valedictorian with 4.67 weighted GPA, 4.0 unweighted GPA ? Received over 20 departmental awards as well as numerous other awards including National Merit Commended Student, Missouri Citizenship Award, Missouri Top 100 Scholar, and sundry community service awards Summer 2002 and 2003 Missouri State University Springfield, MO Precollege Summer Academy ? Took over 20 college credit hours with a 4.0 GPA MAJOR LEADERSHIP POSITIONS May 16-18, 2016 Euro PCR, Guest Faculty Paris, France ? Nominated to run the training village for 60 MHz IVUS at international interventional cardiology meeting April 2016-April 2018 American College of Cardiology, Leadership Academy ? Selected for two-year highly competitive program foster and support leadership skills within the American College of Cardiology January 2016-July 2017 American College of Cardiology Academic Advocacy Section ? Teaching Tomorrow?s Teachers?selected for this prestigious program for aspiring clinician-educators held in conjunction with 38th Annual ACC Big Sky Cardiology Conference January 2016-July 2017 CA American College of Cardiology PAC Board July 2015-July 2016 CA American College of Cardiology Quality Committee ? Selected to serve on prestigious committee tasked with improving quality of cardiac care across all cardiac subspecialities in California July 2015-July 2017 American College of Cardiology, Emerging Advocate ? Selected for two-year highly competitive program to train future leaders and advocates within the American College of Cardiology July 2015-Present Doximity Physician Panelist ? Doximity is a healthcare start-up with a valuation by Forbes of $650 million as of early 2015 and is billed as the ?LinkedIn? for doctors ? Liaison providing product advice, beta testing, and strategic feedback to the company December 2014-Present Heal, Physician Consultant ? Selected to be physician advisor for Santa Monica startup showing rapid growth in the house call market ? Now has expanded into major markets?SF, LA, OC June 2015-July 2016 American Medical Association (AMA), Chairman: Committee on Business and Economics December 2012-June 2013 GME Planning-Quality Improvement Working Group, Emory University School of Medicine ? Nominated to represent only resident voice (for all GME programs at Emory) to serve on this eight member GME committee tasked with the following ? Charge- Emory?s training programs will be fully immersed in quality improvement and will make safety a priority ? Specific goals ? Develop QI/Safety resident FTEs in each hospital location ? Develop the educational supporting systems ? Teach skills and approaches to pursue quality and safety programs and processes November 2011-June 2013 Emory Housestaff Quality Improvement Council, Chairman ? Elected by peers to lead this multi-disciplinary group in designing and implementing quality improvement initiatives in all four Emory University School of Medicine teaching hospitals August 2010-June 2013 Internal Medicine Residency Representative Body, Class Representative ? Elected to represent peers voices to program leadership to effect change in Internal Medicine program ? Participated in 2011-2012 annual Internal Medicine ACGME curriculum meeting as one of two resident representatives May 2007-July 2009 National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), Board of Directors (BOD) Washington D.C. Appointed to the Board of Directors of NRMP, the organization that matches medical students, residents, and fellows to Graduate Medical Education programs;Served a two year term. ? Committee Appointments: ? Violations Review Committee (May 2007-July 2009)- served on this subcommittee to review violations of NRMP policies by applicants, programs, and institutions ? Finance and Audit Committee (May 2008-July 2009)- served on this committee to monitor the investments and finances of NRMP assets ? Nominations Committee (May 2008-June 2009)- served on this committee to recommend future membership on BOD ? Pre-Match Communications Task Force (September 2008-May 2009)- served as sole student representative to help revise of the NRMP Match Participation Agreements to increase restrictions on persuasion of applicants by programs May 2008-July 2009 National Resident Matching Program (NRMP), Executive Committee of the Board of Directors ? Nominated and selected to the executive committee of the BOD for the NRMP (the leadership committee of 6 BOD members that acts much like a steering committee) 2008-2010 Missouri State Medical Association, Alternate Delegate to AMA-House of Delegates ? Represented all physicians across the state of Missouri at the annual and interim meetings of the American Medical Association-House of Delegates April 2007-April 2008 Missouri State Medical Association, Chair of Medical Student Section ? Served as the leader of a organization bringing together six medical schools across the state of Missouri in the American Medical Association June 2006-May 2008 American Medical Association, American Medical Political Action Committee Student Advisory Board Member ? National Position (fourteen medical students selected across the nation) for two year term ? Aided in recruitment efforts for the American Medical Political Action Committee (AMPAC?PAC of the AMA) and monitored its activities
 
Research Interest
Internal Medicine, Adult Echocardiography, Vascular Ultrasound Interpretation
 

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