Presenters: Roham Zamanian, MD, FCCP
Associate Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
Brian Shaller, MD
Resident, Internal Medicine
Dr. Zamanian is the director of the adult pulmonary hypertension clinical service at Stanford Hospital and Clinics. He is also an associate professor of medicine at the Stanford School of Medicine. Dr. Zamanian’s career has focused on translational and clinical research relating to pulmonary vascular diseases with a specific focus on pulmonary arterial hypertension. As a faculty member of the Vera Moulton Wall Center for Pulmonary Vascular Disease, he is dedicated to growing the translational capacity of the program. As such, he has developed the Stanford Pulmonary Hypertension Biobank as well as helped with improvement and implementation of the Wall Center Pulmonary Hypertension Database. After migrating to the United States from Iran in 1984 (read about his adventurous journey here), Dr. Zamanian received his medical degree from University of California, Irvine College of Medicine in 1999.