Tehmina Naz

Tehmina Naz , MD

Associate Professor of Clinical

Medical Sciences Building


COM IM Cardiology B - 0542


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)


American Board of Internal Medicine (Cardiovascular Disease) (Certification Date: 11-03-1999 ) - (Recertification Date: to 01-01-2023 )

Clinical Interests


Cardiovascular Disease


Coronary artery disease


Cardiovascular Disease

Internal Medicine

Research and Practice Interests

CHF, Heart Transplant, Pulmonary Hypertension.

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 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 More Information

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 More Information

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 More Information

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