About Me


Highlighted Research Publications

Blackwell, J.N., Walker, M., Stafford, P., Estrada, S., Adabag, A.S., and Kwon, Y. Sleep, Sleep Apnea, and Sudden Cardiac Death. Submitted for publication 3/2019.

Walker, M., Patel, P., Blackwell, J.N., Kwon, Y. Obstructive Sleep Apnea and Electrocardiographic Repolarization Abnormality. Submitted for publication 3/2019.

Kwon, Y., Gadi, S., Shah, N.R., Stout, C., Blackwell, J.N., Cho, Y., Koene, R.J., Mehta, N., Mazimba, S., Darby, A.E., Ferguson, J.D., and Bilchick, K.C. Atrial Fibrillation and Objective Sleep Quality by Slow Wave Sleep. J Atr Fibrillation. 2018;11(2):2031. Published 2018 Aug 31. doi:10.4022/jafib.2031

Bilchick, K.C., Chishinga, N., Parker, A.M., Zhuo, D.X., Rosner, M.H., Smith, L.A., Mwansa, H., Blackwell J.N., McCullough, P.A., Mazimba, S. Plasma Volume and Renal Function Predict Six-Month Survival after Hospitalization for Acute Decompensated Heart Failure. (2018). Cardiorenal Med. 8:61-70

Baute, V., Carr, E., Blackwell, J.N., Ramsey, L., Chhabra, P., Cartwright, M.S., Porter, L.D. Incorporating Formal Nutrition Education into a Medical School Curriculum: A Student-Initiated Lecture Series. (2017). American Journal of Medicine. 130(6):623-625

Huang, Y., Wang, D.N., Liu, P., Song, Y., Cui, H.M., Zhang, J.Y., Blackwell, J.N., Liao, D.N. Effects of local radiofrequency denervation on ventricular electrophysiological properties in normal and acute myocardial ischemia heart. (2016). European Review for Medical and Pharmacological Sciences. 20(12):2673-2679.

Research Interests

  • Medical education
  • Predictive analytics
  • EKG waveform analysis and signal processing
  • Sudden cardiac death
  • Obstructive sleep apnea