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Shafkat Anwar, MD

Current Position
Instructor, Pediatrics
Division of Pediatric Cardiology

Specialty Areas
Pediatric Cardiology

Patients Seen At
Pediatric Specialists
Medical Building Three
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
1020 N. Mason Road, 110
Creve Coeur, MO  63141
Fax:   314-454-2561
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St Louis Children’s Hospital
One Children’s Place, Suite D, 2nd Floor
St. Louis, MO  63110
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Additional Languages Spoken
Spanish, Bengali

Mailing Address
Washington University School of Medicine
Department of Pediatrics
Campus Box 8116 , 660 S. Euclid Ave
St. Louis, MO  63110

Areas of Clinical Interest
Heart disease in children, congenital heart, cardiac imaging, echo, cardiac MRI,

Board Certification
Pediatric Cardiology -- Certified
Pediatrics -- Certified

Medical Education
B.S.: The George Washington University, Columbian College of Arts and Sciences, Washington DC, 2001
Medical Degree: The George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington DC, 2005
Residency: Residency, Pediatrics, Children’s National Medical Center (CNMC), Washington, DC, 2008
Fellowship (Research): National Heart Lung and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Washington DC, 2009
Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, University Hospitals (UH), Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital, Washington DC, 2009
Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH, 2012
Fellowship: Pediatric Cardiac Magnetic Resonance, Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, PN, 2013
Hospital Affiliations
Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital
St. Louis Children's Hospital

Honors and Awards
Human Services Departmental Award, The George Washington University, 2001
Presidential Service Award, AmeriCorps, 2001
William Beaumont Research Society, Alumni Award, George Washington University School of Medicine, 2003
Alumni Award, George Washington University School of Medicine, 2005
Transforming Children’s Health Award, Children's National Medical Center, 2008

Recent or Selected Publications
Anwar, S., Brook, M., Mavroudis, C., Hobbs, R., Lorber, R. (2012). Anomalous origin of the left coronary artery from the noncoronary cusp: not a benign lesion. Pediatric cardiology, 33 (7), 1187-9 PubMed: 22370815.

Anwar, S., Kavey, R. E. (2012). Pediatric chest pain: findings on exercise stress testing. Clinical pediatrics, 51 (7), 659-62 PubMed: 22496178.

Anwar, S., Qureshi, A. M., Arruda, J., Bolen, M. A. (2012). Pulmonary atresia with aortopulmonary and coronary artery collaterals: precise depiction by low-dose computed tomography. Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 59 (1), 90 PubMed: 22192675.

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