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
  • BSc.(Hons): Imperial College, University of London, England, 1995
  • MD: King's College of London, University of London 1998
  • MRCS, AFRCS(I): Royal College of Surgeons, 2002
  • PhD: Imperial College, University of London, United Kingdom, 2012
Honors and Awards
  • Charles Foster Merit Prize in Cardiology, Irvine Prize for Geriatric Medicine, University London, 1998
  • UNESCO - Molecular and Cell Biology International Fellowship, United Nations, 2003
  • International Fujisawa Fellowship, Fujisawa, 2003
  • Boeringher Ingelheim Fonds International Fellowship, Boeringher Ingelheim Fonds, Germany, 2003
  • The International Lancet Award, The Lancet, 2003
  • International Xenotransplantation Fellowship, Glasgow, 2003
  • Young Inves Award: European Society for the study of purine & pyrimidine metabolism in man, 2003
  • Mayo Clinic Scholarship, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, 2003
  • Winston Churchill Fellowship, Winston Churchill Memorial Trust, 2003
  • International Fujisawa Transplantation Fellowship, Fujisawa, 2003
  • British Cardiac Society Fellowship: John Parker Award, 2004
  • Hunterian Professor of Surgery, Royal College of Surgeons. London, England, 2005
  • Hunterian Medal for Surgery, Society of Cardiothoracic Surgeons of Great Britain, Royal College of Surgeons, London, England, 2010
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