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Nana Afari-Armah, MD

Assistant Professor, Clinical Medicine

Nana Afari-Armah
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About Me

Clinical Interests

  • Advanced heart failure
  • Cardiac transplantation
  • Mechanical circulatory support

Research Interests

  • RV dysfunction in the LVAD population
Education, Training & Credentials

Educational Background

  • Advanced Heart Failure Fellowship, Medstar Washington Hospital Center, Washington, DC, 2017
  • Fellowship, Cardiology, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2016
  • Residency, Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2012
  • Internship, Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, Philadelphia, PA, 2010
  • Medical Degree, George Washington University, Washington, DC, 2009
  • BS, Biology, Washington College, Chestertown, MD, 2005


  • Certification Board of Nuclear Cardiology diplomat, 2016-present
  • ABIM - Cardiovascular Disease Certification, 2016-present
  • American Society of Echocardiography diplomat, 2015-present
  • ABIM - Internal Medicine Certification, 2012-present


  • American Society of Echocardiography, 2015-present
  • International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation, 2014-present
  • American College of Cardiology, 2013-present
  • Rapid Response Team Committee, Temple University Hospital, 2011-2016

Honors & Awards

  • Chief Fellow - Cardiology, Temple University Hospital, 2015-2016
  • Chief Resident - Internal Medicine, Temple University Hospital, 2011-2012
  • Magna Cum Laude - Biology, Washington College, 2005
  • Valedictorian, Largo High School, 2001

Additional Publications