Amer Johri MD MSc FRCPC FASE

Amer Johri

Faculty Bio

Dr. Johri joined the Echocardiography group at Queen’s University in 2010 after completing an Advanced Fellowship in Echocardiography (Level III) and Multi-modality Imaging at Harvard University Medical School, Boston MA. He is the Founder/Director of the Cardiovascular Imaging Network at Queen's (CINQ) and has the distinction of Fellow of the American Society of Echocardiography (ASE) in recognition of his various contributions to the advancement of the field of ultrasound. 

His particular interest is in 3D echocardiography, quality control in the echo lab, interventional echocardiography, and Hand Held Cardiac Ultrasound. He also has extensive experience in echo-guided CRT optimization and TEE guided percutaneous aortic valve replacement (TAVI).  Dr. Johri’s current research interests include the investigation of carotid intimal medial thickening, and 3D strain and 3D stress testing. He serves as an executive member of the ASE Standards and Guidelines Committee is actively participating in the development and review this society's position statement on Hand-Held Cardiac Ultrasound. His laboratory is supported by the Canada Foundation for Innovation and the SEAMO Clinical Scientist Development Program.  

      



Last Modified: 2015-10-02