David Baran, MD, Director of Heart Failure and Transplant Research at Newark Beth Israel Medical Center, graduated from the University of South Florida College of Medicine and completed his internal medicine residency at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City. His specialty training includes a congestive heart failure clinical/research fellowship and transplant cardiology/mechanical assist device fellowship both at Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, as well as a clinical cardiology fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York City.
Dr. Baran is board certified in internal medicine and cardiology and is certified by the United Network for Organ Sharing as a transplant cardiologist. He is a skilled invasive cardiologist with special competency in endomyocardial biopsy and diagnostic angiography. Dr. Baran has special interest in heart failure treatment trials and immunosuppression research. He has authored more than 30 peer reviewed articles and has lectured on the topic of heart failure and transplantation at professional conferences in the United States and abroad.