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Florence Sheehan

FLORENCE H. SHEEHAN, MD

Research Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiovascular Research and Training
  
University of Washington Medical Center
1959 N.E. Pacific Street
Box 356422
Seattle, WA 98195-6422
 
 
 

  

EDUCATION AND TRAINING

  • Cardiology Research Fellowship, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 1982
  • Clinical Associate, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, NIH, Bethesda, MD, 1980
  • Internship and Residency, Medical College of Virginia Richmond, VA, 1977
  • MD, University of Chicago, Pritzker School of Medicine Chicago, IL, 1975
  • BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, 1971
   

BOARD CERTIFICATION

  • American Board of Internal Medicine, 1978
     

AREAS OF CLINICAL EXPERTISE

  • Cardiac Imaging and Image Analysis for Patient Care
  • Clinical Trials

 ​SPECIAL ACCOMPLISHMENTS

  • Patents: 7 

    

CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS​ 

- Simulation for training and assessment
- The right ventricle
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 Selected Publications

 
 
Goleski PJ, Sheehan FH, Chen SSM, Kilner PJ, Gatzoulis MA. The shape and function of the left ventricle in Ebstein's anomaly. Int J Cardiol 2014; 171: 404-412.
 
 
Morcos M, Sheehan FH. Regional right ventricular wall motion in Tetralogy of Fallot: A three dimensional analysis. Intl J Cardiovasc Imag 2013; 29:1051-1058.​
 
 
Sheehan FH, Stewart DK, Dodge HT, Mitten S, Bolson EL, Brown BG. Variability in the measurement of regional ventricular wall motion from contrast angiograms. Circulation. 1983;68:550-559.
 
 
Sheehan FH, Mathey DG, Schofer J, Krebber HJ, Dodge HT. Effect of interventions in salvaging left ventricular function in acute myocardial infarction: A study of intracoronary streptokinase. Am J Cardiol. 1983;52:431-438.
 
 
Sheehan FH, Bolson EL, Dodge HT, Mitten S. Centerline method - Comparison with other methods for measuring regional left ventricular motion. In: Sigwart U, Heintzen PH, eds. Ventricular Wall Motion. Stuttgart: Georg Thieme Verlag, 139-149. 1984.
 
 
Sheehan FH, Brown BG, Dodge HT, Bolson EL, Mitten S. Quantitative analysis of the relationship between coronary artery stenosis and regional left ventricular wall motion.: In: Sigwart U, Heintzen PH, eds. Ventricular Wall Motion. Stuttgart: Georg Thieme Verlag, 198-205; 1984.
 
 
Mathey DG, Schofer J, Sheehan FH, Becker H, Tilsner V, Dodge HT. Intravenous urokinase in acute myocardial infarction. Am J Cardiol 55:878-882. 1985.