Investigator Profile: Sherene Shalhub, MD, MPH, FACS, DFSVS
Sherene Shalhub, MD, MPH, FACS, DFSVS
Associate Professor, Division of Vascular Surgery
Sherene Shalhub, MD MPH FACS DFSVS, is a vascular surgeon and an associate professor of Surgery in the department of Surgery, at the University of Washington, in Seattle, Washington. She is the director of the Multidisciplinary Vascular Genetics Clinic and her clinical practice includes a special focus on treating patients with genetically triggered aortopathies and arteriopathies such as Marfan, Loeys Dietz, and Vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndromes. Dr. Shalhub is actively involved in research that assesses the impact of medical management and surgical procedures on patients with aortic dissections and improves the practice of surgery through education, training, and policy initiatives. Her research work is federally funded by the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). She is the lead for the Aortic Dissection Collaborative focused on patient engagement and research prioritization for aortic dissection and is the principal investigator for the Vascular Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (VEDS) Research Collaborative, a longitudinal natural history study for vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and for the Aortic Dissection and Aneurysms Personalized Treatment Investigation (ADAPTIVE).