About Me

Highlighted Current Projects

  • Quality Improvement initiative to optimize the care for patients with TAVR and atrioventricular conduction disturbances
  • Echocardiographic characterization of individuals with low stroke volume and normal LVEF. I serve on the American Heart Association Peripheral Vascular Disease Leadership Committee (2019-2021)

Highlighted Research Publications

Kozak PM, Xu M, Farber-Eger E, Gailani D, Wells QS, Beckman JA. Discretionary Thrombophilia Test Acquisition and Outcomes in Patients with Venous Thromboembolism in a Real-World Clinical Setting. J Am Heart Assoc. 2019 Nov 19;8(22):e013395

Pierson D, Kozak PM, Maradey JA, Paterson R, Pu M. Cardiac Sarcoidosis in monozygotic twins: An opportunity for early surveillance and treatment. Echocardiography. 2019 Sep; 36(9): 1776-1778

Kozak PM, Trumbo, SP, Christensen BW, Leverenz DL, Shotwell MS, Kingeter AJ. Addition of price transparency to an education and feedback intervention reduced utilization of inpatient echocardiography by resident physicians. Int J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019; 35(7): -1263.

Patrick M. Kozak, Min Pu, Martha Daviglus, Mayank Kansal, Daniela Sotres-Alvarez, Sonia Ponce, Katrina Swett, David X.M. Zhao, Dalane W. Kitzman, Robert Kaplan, Carlos J. Rodriguez. Prospective Echocardiographic Study of Low Flow State In a Large Hispanic Population. [Poster Presented at American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions, Philadelphia, PA, 2019.]

Patrick M. Kozak, Matthew J. Singleton, Qi Zheng, Prashant D. Bhave, S. Patrick Whalen. “Premature Ventricular Complex-Induced Cardiomyopathy: An Update for the Hospitalist.” [Poster Presented at the Northwest AHEC Update on Hospital Medicine Conference, Winston-Salem, NC, 2019]