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Frank Qian

Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Harvard medical school

Resident physician in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School. Graduate from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. Interested in medical practice, public health, and clinical research. 

Dr. Frank Qian is a Resident Physician in Internal Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center and Clinical Fellow in Medicine at Harvard Medical School. His clinical interests include the prevention and management of cardiometabolic disorders with a focus on type 2 diabetes, coronary artery disease, stroke, atrial fibrillation, heart failure, and venous thromboembolisms, particularly in patients with unique high-risk features (e.g. cancer survivors, history of pregnancy complications, chronic inflammatory conditions).

His research has focused on identifying lifestyle and genetic determinants as well as prevention strategies for chronic diseases such as type 2 diabetes, cardiovascular disease, and breast and ovarian cancer in diverse populations by conducting analysis of large-scale epidemiologic studies and randomized controlled trials including the African Breast Cancer Study, Nurses’ Health Study, Health Professionals Follow-up Study, Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis, UK Biobank, and the Vitamin D and Omega-3 Trial as well as international consortia such as the Consortium of Investigators of Modifiers of BRCA1/2 and the Fatty Acids and Outcomes Research Consortium.

He is also actively involved in evidence synthesis through conducting systematic reviews and meta-analysis on chronic disease prevention and management.

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See also: Academia Harvard Medical School - Graduate medical school of Harvard University

Details last updated 26-Feb-2023

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