Ram Rohatgi  rram@wustl.edu

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Education

  • BA, St. Louis University2009
  • MD, St. Louis University School of Medicine2013

Training

  • Pediatric and Adolescent Medicine Residency, Mayo Clinic2013 - 2016
  • Research Fellow, Mayo Clinic2016 - 2017
  • Pediatric Cardiology Fellowship, Mayo Clinic2017 - 2020
  • Pediatric Cardiology Advanced Imaging Fellow, Children's Hospital of Wisconsin2020 - 2021

Licensure and Board Certification

  • Neonatal Resuscitation Certification
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support - Instructor
  • 2016General Pediatrics, American Board of Pediatrics
  • 2020MO, The American Board of Pediatrics Cardiology
  • 2021 - 2022MO, Medical License

Honors and Awards

  • Gunnar B. Stickler Award for Excellence in Patient Care2016
  • James W. DuShane Award for Excellence in Medical Education2016
  • American Academy of Pediatrics Young Investigator Award2017

Recent Publications view all (18)


  1. Limited Utility of Surveillance Echocardiograms in Pediatric Patients with Isolated Secundum Atrial Septal Defects. J Am Soc Echocardiogr. 2021;34(2):197-199. PMID:33188870 
  2. Intentional nontherapy in long QT syndrome. Heart Rhythm. 2020;17(7):1147-1150. PMID:32105774 
  3. Variant Frequency and Clinical Phenotype Call Into Question the Nature of Minor, Nonsyndromic Long-QT Syndrome-Susceptibility Gene-Disease Associations. Circulation. 2020;141(6):495-497. PMID:32078429 
  4. The Effect of Left Cardiac Sympathetic Denervation on Exercise in Patients With Long QT Syndrome. JACC Clin Electrophysiol. 2019;5(9):1084-1090. PMID:31537339 
  5. Mexiletine Shortens the QT Interval in Patients With Potassium Channel-Mediated Type 2 Long QT Syndrome. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2019;12(5):e007280. PMID:31006312 
  6. Assessment and Validation of a Phenotype-Enhanced Variant Classification Framework to Promote or Demote RYR2 Missense Variants of Uncertain Significance. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2019;12(5):e002510. PMID:31112425 
  7. International Triadin Knockout Syndrome Registry. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2019;12(2):e002419. PMID:30649896 
  8. Prevalence and clinical phenotype of concomitant long QT syndrome and arrhythmogenic bileaflet mitral valve prolapse. Int J Cardiol. 2019;274:175-178. PMID:30219255 
  9. Beyond the length and look of repolarization: Defining the non-QTc electrocardiographic profiles of patients with congenital long QT syndrome. Heart Rhythm. 2018;15(9):1413-1419. PMID:29723683 
  10. Clinical Significance of Early Repolarization in Long QT Syndrome. JACC Clin Electrophysiol. 2018;4(9):1238-1244. PMID:30236400 
  11. Long QT syndrome type 5-Lite: Defining the clinical phenotype associated with the potentially proarrhythmic p.Asp85Asn-KCNE1 common genetic variant. Heart Rhythm. 2018;15(8):1223-1230. PMCID:PMC6402333  PMID:29625280 
  12. Return-to-Play for Athletes With Genetic Heart Diseases. Circulation. 2018;137(10):1086-1088. PMID:29507000 
  13. Architectural T-Wave Analysis and Identification of On-Therapy Breakthrough Arrhythmic Risk in Type 1 and Type 2 Long-QT Syndrome. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2017;10(11). PMID:29141844 
  14. Automated T-wave analysis can differentiate acquired QT prolongation from congenital long QT syndrome. Ann Noninvasive Electrocardiol. 2017;22(6). PMCID:PMC6931613  PMID:28429460 
  15. Loss-of-Function KCNE2 Variants: True Monogenic Culprits of Long-QT Syndrome or Proarrhythmic Variants Requiring Secondary Provocation? Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2017;10(8). PMID:28794082 
  16. Contemporary Outcomes in Patients With Long QT Syndrome. J Am Coll Cardiol. 2017;70(4):453-462. PMID:28728690 
  17. Identification of Concealed and Manifest Long QT Syndrome Using a Novel T Wave Analysis Program. Circ Arrhythm Electrophysiol. 2016;9(7). PMID:27406603 
  18. Stimulant therapy in children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder and concomitant long QT syndrome: A safe combination? Heart Rhythm. 2015;12(8):1807-12. PMCID:PMC5084529  PMID:25956966 
Last updated: 09/29/2021
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