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Deborah Crabbe, MD, FACC, FAHA

Professor, Medicine

Deborah Crabbe
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Contact Information

Contact Information


About Me

Clinical Interests

  • General cardiology
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart disease in women
  • Racial/ethnic disparities in cardiovascular disease

Research Interests

  • Sex-Differences in Cardiac Function in Health and Disease
  • Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Cardiovascular Disease
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Research Fellowship, Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Advanced Cardiac Imaging, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA
  • Fellowship, Cardiology, Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital, New Brunswick, NJ
  • Chief Residency, St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center, New York, NY
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, St. Vincent's Hospital and Medical Center, New York, NY
  • MD, Howard University College of Medicine, Washington, DC


  • Cardiovascular Medicine
  • National Board of Echocardiography


  • American Heart Association
  • American College of Cardiology
  • American Society of Echocardiography
  • Association of Black Cardiologists

Honors & Awards

  • Regional “Top Doc” Cardiovascular Medicine,  Philadelphia Magazine, 2018
  • “Community Gem” Award. Spectrum Health, 2017
  • Exceptional Woman in Cardiology, Castle and Connolly “Top Woman Doc”, 2017
  • Woman of Heart Honoree for the Go Red Campaign of the Great Rivers Affiliate Chapter of the American Heart Association, 2016
  • Woman of the Year” from Zeta Phi Beta, Inc. (Graduate Chapter) for her work in Women’s Health Advocacy, 2015
  • Castle and Connolly Regional “Top Doc” in Cardiovascular Medicine, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
  • Multicultural Leadership Awardee from the Great Rivers Affiliate of the American Heart Association, 2015

Digital Bibliography

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