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Wendy Post, MD, MS, is Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology in the Division of Cardiology at The Johns Hopkins University (JHU) School of Medicine and the Bloomberg School of Public Health. In addition, Dr. Post is an attending cardiologist at the Johns Hopkins Hospital’s Ciccarone Center for the Prevention of Heart Disease and the Echocardiography Laboratory.
After earning her medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York City, Dr. Post completed an internship and residency in internal medicine at Beth Israel Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston. Upon completion of a research fellowship in cardiovascular epidemiology at the Framingham Heart Study in Framingham, Massachusetts, Dr. Post earned a master’s in epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health and completed a cardiology fellowship at Johns Hopkins Hospital.
Dr. Post practices cardiology with a focus on primary and secondary prevention and echocardiography. She is also a cardiovascular epidemiologist with research interests focusing on noninvasive imaging of subclinical atherosclerosis, cardiovascular disease in HIV, genetics, prevention of sudden cardiac death, lipids and hypertension. She is the principal investigator of the Hopkins Field Center for the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) and an RO1 to study subclinical cardiovascular disease in the Multicenter AIDS Cohort Study (MACS) using coronary CTA angiography. Dr Post has mentored multiple trainees, including medical students, medical house officers, cardiology fellows and junior faculty members.