About Me

I am currently working with Dr.Shapiro and Dr.Herrington to study the interplay between lipoprotein(a) and inflammation (hsCRP) and its impact on risk of ASCVD, using the Multi-ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis(MESA) cohort.

Highlighted Research Publications

Wei Zhang, Muhammad Imtiaz Ahmad, Elsayed Z SOLIMAN. The Role of Traditional Risk Factors in Mediating the Influence of Cumulative Social Risk Exposure on Cardiovascular Death. (POSTER PRESENTATIONS, AHA Epidemiology and Prevention–Lifestyle and Cardiometabolic Health 2020 Scientific Sessions)

Wei Zhang, Jaime Lynn Speiser, Miguel Cainzos-Achirica, Khurram Nasir, Michael Y. Tsai, David M. Herrington, Michael D. Shapiro. High-Sensitivity C-reactive Protein Modifies the Effect of Lipoprotein (a) on Cardiovascular Risk: The Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA) (Submitted, the American Heart Association’s Scientific Sessions 2020)