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Michael Mark Givertz, MD
Associate Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School

Brigham and Women's Hospital
Department of Medicine
Cardiovascular
75 Francis Street
Boston, MA 02115


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Research Narrative:

Dr. Michael M. Givertz's clinical research interests include the role of oxidative stress in myocardial failure and the interactions between cardiac and renal function in patients with acute heart failure.  Dr. Givertz's research also focuses on the development of novel pharmacologic and device-based therapies for patients with advanced heart disease.


Education:
Harvard Medical School, 1990, MD
Brown University, 1984, BA

Publications (Pulled from Harvard Catalyst Profiles):

1. Beldhuis IE, Streng KW, van der Meer P, Maaten JMT, O'Connor CM, Metra M, Dittrich HC, Ponikowski P, Cotter G, Cleland JGF, Davison BA, Givertz MM, Teerlink JR, Bloomfield DM, Voors AA, Damman K. Trajectories of Changes in Renal Function in Patients with Acute Heart Failure. J Card Fail. 2019 Jul 15.

2. Starling RC, Armstrong B, Bridges ND, Eisen H, Givertz MM, Kfoury AG, Kobashigawa J, Ikle D, Morrison Y, Pinney S, Stehlik J, Tripathi S, Sayegh MH, Chandraker A. Accelerated Allograft Vasculopathy With Rituximab After Cardiac Transplantation. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2019 Jul 09; 74(1):36-51.

3. Givertz MM, DeFilippis EM, Colvin M, Darling CE, Elliott T, Hamad E, Hiestand BC, Martindale JL, Pinney SP, Shah KB, Vierecke J, Bonnell M. HFSA/SAEM/ISHLT clinical expert consensus document on the emergency management of patients with ventricular assist devices. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2019 Jul; 38(7):677-698.

4. Givertz MM, DeFilippis EM, Colvin M, Darling CE, Elliott T, Hamad E, Hiestand BC, Martindale JL, Pinney SP, Shah KB, Vierecke J, Bonnell M. HFSA/SAEM/ISHLT Clinical Expert Consensus Document on the Emergency Management of Patients with Ventricular Assist Devices. J Card Fail. 2019 Jul; 25(7):494-515.

5. Divakaran S, Stewart GC, Lakdawala NK, Padera RF, Zhou W, Desai AS, Givertz MM, Mehra MR, Kwong RY, Hedgire SS, Ghoshhajra BB, Taqueti VR, Skali H, Dorbala S, Blankstein R, Di Carli MF. Diagnostic Accuracy of Advanced Imaging in Cardiac Sarcoidosis. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Jun; 12(6):e008975.

6. Dunlay SM, Givertz MM, Aguilar D, Allen LA, Chan M, Desai AS, Deswal A, Dickson VV, Kosiborod MN, Lekavich CL, McCoy RG, Mentz RJ, Piña IL. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Heart Failure: A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association and the Heart Failure Society of America: This statement does not represent an update of the 2017 ACC/AHA/HFSA heart failure guideline update. Circulation. 2019 Aug 13; 140(7):e294-e324.

7. Dunlay SM, Givertz MM, Aguilar D, Allen LA, Chan M, Desai AS, Deswal A, Dickson VV, Kosiborod MN, Lekavich CL, McCoy RG, Mentz RJ, PiÑa IL. Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Heart Failure, A Scientific Statement From the American Heart Association and Heart Failure Society of America. J Card Fail. 2019 Aug; 25(8):584-619.

8. Hershberger RE, Givertz MM, Ho CY, Judge DP, Kantor PF, McBride KL, Morales A, Taylor MRG, Vatta M, Ware SM. Correction: Genetic evaluation of cardiomyopathy: a clinical practice resource of the American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics (ACMG). Genet Med. 2019 May 01.

9. Woolley AE, Singh SK, Goldberg HJ, Mallidi HR, Givertz MM, Mehra MR, Coppolino A, Kusztos AE, Johnson ME, Chen K, Haddad EA, Fanikos J, Harrington DP, Camp PC, Baden LR. Heart and Lung Transplants from HCV-Infected Donors to Uninfected Recipients. N Engl J Med. 2019 04 25; 380(17):1606-1617.

10. DeFilippis EM, Givertz MM. Marijuana use and candidacy for heart transplantation. J Heart Lung Transplant. 2019 Jun; 38(6):589-592.