|Dr. Park joined the University of Maryland Heart Center in the summer of 2005 after seven years at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation in New Orleans.While there, she served in the Advanced Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplant Section as the director of the Cardiac Transplant Service. Her efforts led to the development of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program of which she served as the director.
After receiving her medical degree from the Temple University School of Medicine, Dr. Park continued her training in Philadelphia with an internship and residency in internal medicine at Temple University Hospital.This was followed by a fellowship in cardiovascular medicine at the Medical College of Virginia. She furthered her training by completing an advanced fellowship in Heart Failure and Cardiac Transplantation at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation.
Dr. Park is board certified in cardiology and internal medicine. She specializes in pulmonary hypertension, heart transplantation, advanced heart failure, and ventricular assist devices.
Dr. Park has presented original research at national and international scientific meetings, and is an investigator in many study trials in treatment of pulmonary hypertension as well as heart failure and cardiac transplantation. She is published in the areas of management and treatment of pulmonary hypertension, cardiac transplant immunology, ventricular assist devices, treatment of cardiac allograft rejection, and medical therapies for patients with end-stage congestive heart failure. Dr. Park is a member of the American College of Cardiology, American College of Physicians, Heart Failure Society of America, International Society of Heart and Lung Transplantation, and the Pulmonary Hypertension Association.