Abeel A. Mangi
Yale University, USA
Abeel A. Mangi, MD, is an attending surgeon in the Section of Cardiac Surgery at Yale University and is Surgical Director of the Center for Advanced Heart Failure, Mechanical Circulatory Support and Cardiac Transplantation at the Yale New Haven Heart & Vascular Institute. Dr. Mangi is certified by the American Board of Thoracic Surgery and the American Board of Surgery. He is an associate professor of surgery at Yale University. As principal or co-investigator in several clinical trials and studies, Dr. Mangi has focused his research efforts on his specialty interests, including the surgical treatment of ischemic heart failure, cellular therapy to treat advanced heart damage and rotary blood pumps, such as the Duraheart and HeartMate II devices, which are used to support patients until they receive a transplant or for permanent cardiac support.
Stem cell based therapies for cardiac repair and regeneration. Ex vivo small molecule conditioning of donor thoracic organs. Donor-specific variables influencing heart and lung transplantation.