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Kara A. Dlabal

Present Title & Affiliation

Primary Appointment

Assistant Professor, Department of Cardiology, Division of Internal Medicine, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX

Education & Training

Degree-Granting Education

1993 Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, MD, Medicine
1989 Georgetown University, Washington, DC, BA, History

Postgraduate Training

1996-1999 Clinical Fellowship, Cardiovascular disease, University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX, Fransisci Fuentes
1996-1999 Level II, Echocardiography, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
1996-1999 Level II, Nuclear Cardiology, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
1996-1999 Level II, Diagnostic Cardiac Catheterization, The University of Texas Health Science Center, Houston, TX
1993-1996 Clinical Residency, Internal Medicine, University of Virginia Health Science Center, Charlottesville, VA, Michael W. Scheld

Board Certifications

2014 National Board of Echocardiography
2009 Cardiovascular Disease
1996 American Board of Internal Medicine

Selected Publications

Peer-Reviewed Original Research Articles

1. Abu-Halawa SA, Thompson K, Kirkeeide RL, Vaughn WK, Rosales O, Fujisi K, Schroth G, Smalling R, Anderson HV. Estrogen replacement therapy and outcome of coronary balloon angioplasty in postmenopausal women. Am J Cardiol 82(4):409-13, 8/1998. PMID: 9723624.
2. Mitchell MA, Nath S, Thompson KA, Pagley PR, DiMarco JP. Sustained wide complex tachycardia resulting in myocardial injury in a patient with apical hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol 20(7):1866-9, 7/1997. PMID: 9249843.

Book Chapters

1. Anderson HV, Thompson K. Coronary Artery Disease Overview. In: Heart Disease in Women. Churchill Livingstone: New York, 2002.

Last updated: 12/3/2014