Tehmina Naz

Tehmina Naz

Associate Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building


COM IM Cardiology B - 0542

Medical Sciences Building 3458
231 Albert Sabin Way
Cincinnati, Ohio 45267


Medical Degree, King Edward Medical College Pakistan, 1988 (MBBS)

Undergraduate Degree, Kinnaird College 1982 (Science )

Internship, Mayo Hospital - King Edward Medical College 1989 (Internal Medicine & General Surgery )

Transitional Internship, Frankford Hospital 1993

Resident , Medical College of Pennsylvania 1996 (Internal Medicine )

Fellowship , Medical College of Pennsylvania and Hahnemann - University Hospital 1999 (Cardiology)

Positions and Work Experience

2005 -To Present Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology - Heart Failure/Transplantation and Pulmonary Hypertension, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH

Research and Practice Interests

CHF, Heart Transplant, Pulmonary Hypertension.

UC Health Clinical Focus


Cardiovascular Disease

UC Health Specialities

Cardiovascular Disease

Internal Medicine


American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease)


Research Support

Grant: #1-U01-HL-63747-01-A0-S0-E0 Investigators:Naz, Tehmina 03-01-2003 -06-30-2008 National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute A CHF Trial Investigating Outcomes of Exercise Training (ACTION) Role:PI $168,500.00 Closed Level:Federal


Peer Reviewed Publications

Abdul-Waheed, Mohammad; Yousuf, Mian; Kelly, Stephanie J; Arena, Ross; Ying, Jun; Naz, Tehmina; Dunlap, Stephanie H; Shizukuda, Yukitaka (2010. )Does left atrial volume affect exercise capacity of heart transplant recipients?.Journal of cardiothoracic surgery, ,5 ,113

Abdul-Waheed, Mohammad; Yousuf, Mian Atif; Schneeberger, Eric W; Naz, Tehmina; Eckert, Daniel C; Conway, Ginger; Helmy, Tarek (2010. )A rare case of Klebsiella pneumoniae myocardial abscess.The Journal of thoracic and cardiovascular surgery, ,139 (3 ),e34-5

Collins, Sean P; Peacock, W Frank; Lindsell, Christopher J; Clopton, Paul; Diercks, Deborah B; Hiestand, Brian; Hogan, Chris; Kontos, Michael C; Mueller, Christian; Nowak, Richard; Chen, Wen-Jone; Huang, Chien-Hua; Abraham, William T; Amsterdam, Ezra; Breidthardt, Tobias; Daniels, Lori; Hasan, Ayesha; Hudson, Mike; McCord, James; Naz, Tehmina; Wagoner, Lynne E; Maisel, Alan (2009. )S3 detection as a diagnostic and prognostic aid in emergency department patients with acute dyspnea.Annals of emergency medicine, ,53 (6 ),748-57

Honors and Awards

1983 -1988 Meritorious Scholarship Board of Education - Awarded for high standing in pre-medical education

1980 -1982 Meritorious Scholarship Board of Education - Awarded for high standing in high school education

1980 -1988 Ranked top 10% All Medical School examinations

1988 Ranked top 3% Final year medical school examination


CHF, heart transplant, pulmonary, hypertension

Contact Information

Medical Sciences Building 3458
231 Albert Sabin Way
CincinnatiĀ  Ohio, 45267
Phone: 513-558-3441
Fax: 513-558-4545