Zain I. Khalpey, MD, PhD, MRCS

Surgical Director, Heart Transplant and Mechanical
Circulatory Support Program
Director, Ex Vivo Lung Program
Director, Clinical and Translational Research
Director, CAPTURED (Cardiopulmonary Stem Cell Biobank)
Associate Professor, Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Associate Professor, Medical Imaging
Associate Professor, Surgery
Associate Professor, Medicine

Zain I. Khalpey, MD, PhD, MRCS

Surgical Director, Heart Transplant and Mechanical
Circulatory Support Program
Director, Ex Vivo Lung Program
Director, Clinical and Translational Research
Director, CAPTURED (Cardiopulmonary Stem Cell Biobank)
Associate Professor, Cellular and Molecular Medicine
Associate Professor, Medical Imaging
Associate Professor, Surgery
Associate Professor, Medicine
Degrees
  • PhD: Imperial College, University of London, United Kingdom, 2012
  • MRCS, AFRCS (I): Royal College of Surgeons, 2002
  • MD: King's College of London, University of London, 1998
  • BS (Hons): Imperial College, University of London, England, 1995
Honors and Awards
  • Hunterian Medal for Surgery, Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Great Britain, Royal College of Surgeons, London, England, 2010
  • Hunterian Professor of Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons. London, England, 2005
  • British Cardiac Society Fellowship: John Parker Award, 2004
  • International Fujisawa Transplantation Fellowship, Fujisawa, 2003
  • Winston Churchill Fellowship, Winston Churchill Memorial Trust, 2003
  • Mayo Clinic Scholarship, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, 2003
  • Young Inves Award: European Society for the study of purine & pyrimidine metabolism in man, 2003
  • International Xenotransplantation Fellowship, Glasgow, 2003
  • The International Lancet Award, The Lancet, 2003
  • Boeringher Ingelheim Fonds International Fellowship, Boeringher Ingelheim Fonds, Germany, 2003
  • International Fujisawa Fellowship, Fujisawa, 2003
  • UNESCO - Molecular and Cell Biology International Fellowship, United Nations, 2003
  • Charles Foster Merit Prize in Cardiology, Irvine Prize for Geriatric Medicine, University London, 1998
Residency
  • Royal Brompton Hospital NHS Trust, 2000
  • St. Mary's Hospital, 2001
  • Addenbrooks Hospital NHS Trust, Cambridge University, 2002
  • The Harley Street Clinic, 2003
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, 2010
Fellowship
  • Mayo Clinic Research Fellowship, Transplant Biology, 2004
  • Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School Research Fellowship, Transplant Biology, 2005
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Clinical Fellowship, Cardiac Surgery ICU, 2006
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Clinical Fellowship, Cardiothoracic Surgery, 2012
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support, Columbia University, Clinical Superfellowship, 2012
Board Certifications
  • American Board of Thoracic Surgery Thoracic and Cardiac Surgery