David D'Alessandro, M.D.
Associate Professor of Surgery
Harvard Medical School
Cardiac Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital
Physician Investigator (Cl)
Surgery, Mass General Research Institute
|MD Columbia University, Office of the Registrar 1997|
In addition to numerous publications and scientific presentations, he was awarded a U.S. patent for a novel cardiac stabilizer with a potential application to beating heart surgery. Dr. D'Alessandro was a co-investigator in the NHLBI sponsored Cardiothoracic Surgical Trials Network and an active participant in trial design and implementation. Additional areas of interest include stem cell applications for myocardial regeneration and ex-vivo organ perfusion and resuscitation.