TRANSLATIONAL CARDIAC MR RESEARCH CENTER
Xue-Qiao Zhao, MD, FACC, FAHA
Research Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
Director, Clinical Atherosclerosis Research Lab
University of Washington
Zhao has been actively involved in clinical study of myocardial biology using CMR as endpoints. Her research interests include myocardial reperfusion injury and protection during the acute ischemic phase and myocardial remodeling post the acute ischemic injury as evaluated by CMR. She has an active program to study myocardial fibrosis and its progression using mapping techniques.