Forum Kamdar, MD, FACC

Forum Kamdar, MD, FACC


Specialties and Services

Health Networks

  • University of Minnesota Physicians

Languages I Speak

  • English
  • Gujarati

Hospital Privileges

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center
  • Fairview Southdale Hospital

Care and Clinical Interests

  • Advanced heart failure
  • Cardiac transplantation
  • Heart failure management
  • Inherited cardiomyopathies
  • Mechanical circulatory support
  • Neuromuscular heart failure (muscular dystrophy related heart failure)

Education, Training and Certifications

Medical Schools

  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN


  • Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, OH (Advanced Heart Failure, Heart Transplant, Mechanical Circulatory Support)
  • University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN (Cardiovascular Diseases)

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Internal Medicine (Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology)

Recognition and Leadership


  • ISHLT Transplant Early Career Registry Award
  • American Heart Association, CVDY Early Career Investigator Award Winner (2015)
  • American College of Cardiology, Young Investigator Award Winner (2014)
  • Northwestern Cardiovascular Young Investigator Finalist (2014)
  • American Heart Association Women in Cardiology Trainee Excellence Award (2012)
  • Cecil Watson Clinical Research Award, Minnesota Medical Foundation (2011)
  • American Association of Cardiologists of Indian Origin Madhukar Deshmukh Young Investigator Award (2013)
  • Cleveland Clinic Foundation Excellence in Teaching Award

Academic Information

Assistant Professor

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