Umama Gorsi

Umama S Gorsi , MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building

COM IM Cardiology B - 0542


M.B.B.S.: Allama Iqbal Medical College Lahore, Pakistan, 2010

Residency: Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island, Warren Alpert Medical School Pawtucket, RI, 2016

Fellowship: Mayo Clinic Rochester, MN, 2017 (Preventive Cardiology)

Fellowship: UHS Wilson Medical Center/SUNY Upstate Johnson City, NY, 2020 (General Cardiology)

Fellowship: University of Wisconsin Madison, WI, 2021 (Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology)


American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease) (Certification Date: 12-14-2020 )

American Board of Internal Medicine (Certification Date: 08-25-2016 )

American Board of Internal Medicine (Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology) (Certification Date: 11-01-2022 )

Clinical Interests

Heart Failure


Cardiovascular Disease

Heart Failure/Transplant

Internal Medicine

Research Support

Grant: #CV029009 Investigators:Gorsi, Umama 07-27-2023 -02-25-2026 Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. Multiple Dose Study to Evaluate Efficacy, Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics, Safety, andTolerability of MYK-224 in Participants with Symptomatic Obstructive HypertrophicCardiomyopathy Role:PI 0.00 Hold Level:Industry

Grant: #CXXB750A12201 Investigators:Gorsi, Umama 05-28-2024 -05-28-2028 Novartis AG A multi-center, randomized, placebo- and active-controlled, parallel-group, 24-week proof of concept and dose-finding study to evaluate efficacy, safety, and tolerability of XXB750 in patients Role:PI 386897.04 Hold Level:Industry


Peer Reviewed Publications

Koo, Patrick; Gorsi, Umama; Manson, JoAnn E; Allison, Matthew A; LaMonte, Michael J; Roberts, Mary B; Shadyab, Aladdin; Eaton, Charles B (2020. ) Prospective association of obstructive sleep apnea risk factors with heart failure and its subtypes in postmenopausal women: The Women's Health Initiative.Journal of clinical sleep medicine : JCSM : official publication of the American Academy of Sleep Medicine, , 16 (7 ) ,1107-1117 More Information

Tseng, Andrew S; Gorsi, Umama S; Barros-Gomes, Sergio; Miller, Fletcher A; Pellikka, Patricia A; Clavell, Alfredo L; Villarraga, Hector R (2018. ) Use of speckle-tracking echocardiography-derived strain and systolic strain rate measurements to predict rejection in transplant hearts with preserved ejection fraction.BMC cardiovascular disorders, , 18 (1 ) ,241 More Information

Gorsi, Umama; Mallipeddi, Vishnu Priya (2017. ) Expect the unexpected: Rectus sheath hematoma comes without a notice. Rhode Island medical journal (2013), , 100 (11 ) ,39-40

Afari, Maxwell Eyram; Marmoush, Fady; Rehman, Mobeen Ur; Gorsi, Umama; Yammine, Joseph F (2016. ) Lyme Carditis: An Interesting Trip to Third-Degree Heart Block and Back.Case reports in cardiology, , 2016 ,5454160 More Information