Faculty Directory
James D Thomas

Professor of Medicine-Cardiology


NMH/Arkes Family Pavilion Suite 600
676 N Saint Clair
Chicago IL 60611



Predictive Science and Engineering Design Graduate Program


MD: Harvard Medical School (1981) 
Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital, Cardiology (1984) 
Fellowship: University of Vermont College of Medicine, Cardiology (1986) 
Postdoctoral Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital, Cardiovascular Disease (1988)

Selected Publications

  • Head-to-Head Comparison of Global Longitudinal Strain Measurements among Nine Different Vendors: The EACVI/ASE Inter-Vendor Comparison Study
    Farsalinos KE, Daraban AM, Ünlü S, Thomas JD, Badano LP, Voigt J-U.
    Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 2015 Oct;28(10):1171-1181.doi:10.1016/j.echo.2015.06.011.
    ISSN: 08947317
  • Paravalvular regurgitation after conventional aortic and mitral valve replacement: A benchmark for alternative approaches
    Duncan BF, McCarthy PM, Kruse J, Andrei A-C, Li Z, Russell HM, Abicht TO, Rigolin VH, Thomas JD, Davidson CJ, Bonow RO, Malaisrie SC.
    Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery. 2015 Oct;150(4):860-868.doi:10.1016/j.jtcvs.2015.06.047.
    ISSN: 00225223
  • Automated Algorithmic Software in Echocardiography Artificial Intelligence?
    Furiasse N, Thomas JD.
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 2015 Sep 29;66(13):1467-1469.doi:10.1016/j.jacc.2015.08.009.
    ISSN: 07351097
  • Relationship between right ventricular longitudinal strain, invasive hemodynamics, and functional assessment in pulmonary arterial hypertension
    Park J-H, Kusunose K, Kwon DH, Park MM, Erzurum SC, Thomas JD, Grimm RA, Griffin BP, Marwick TH, Popovi ZB.
    Korean Circulation Journal. 2015 Sep;45(5):398-407.doi:10.4070/kcj.2015.45.5.398.
    ISSN: 17385520