Lynn R. Punnoose, M.D.

Assistant Professor
Faculty Appointments
Assistant Professor of Medicine
M.D., Harvard Medical School, Boston, MassachusettsS.B., Chemical Engineering & Humanities and Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts
Research Description
Lynn Punnoose's research interests include outcomes of dual organ transplantation, assessment of cardiac risk factors in kidney transplantation, and management of cardiogenic shock. In addition, she is developing her skills in medical education through (1) improving systems-based practices at the trainee and faculty level and (2) working with the Education Workforce of the Heart Failure/Transplant Council at the International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation to develop symposia and educational sessions for faculty. She hopes to develop efforts in community education and awareness of heart failure, as well.
Clinical Description
Dr. Punnoose's clinical interests include advanced heart failure, heart transplantation, and mechanical circulatory support.
Punnoose L, Burkhoff D, Cunningham L, Horn EM. Functional mitral regurgitation: therapeutic strategies for a ventricular disease. J. Card. Fail [print-electronic]. 2014 Apr; 20(4): 252-67. PMID: 24440574, PII: S1071-9164(14)00011-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2014.01.010, ISSN: 1532-8414.

Punnoose L, Burkhoff D, Rich S, Horn EM. Right ventricular assist device in end-stage pulmonary arterial hypertension: insights from a computational model of the cardiovascular system. Prog Cardiovasc Dis. 2012 Sep; 55(2): 234-243.e2. PMID: 23009919, PII: S0033-0620(12)00132-6, DOI: 10.1016/j.pcad.2012.07.008, ISSN: 1873-1740.

Punnoose LR, Givertz MM, Lewis EF, Pratibhu P, Stevenson LW, Desai AS. Heart failure with recovered ejection fraction: a distinct clinical entity. J. Card. Fail [print-electronic]. 2011 Jul; 17(7): 527-32. PMID: 21703523, PII: S1071-9164(11)00108-4, DOI: 10.1016/j.cardfail.2011.03.005, ISSN: 1532-8414.

Punnoose LR, Roh JD, Hu S, Udell JA, Wagle N, Kirshenbaum JM, Lacasce AS. Cardiac presentation of anaplastic large-cell lymphoma. J. Clin. Oncol [print-electronic]. 2010 Jul 7/1/2010; 28(19): e314-6. PMID: 20516445, PII: JCO.2009.26.7583, DOI: 10.1200/JCO.2009.26.7583, ISSN: 1527-7755.