Corey Ventetuolo, MD, MS

Cory Ventetuolo, MD

  • Physician, Rhode Island Hospital Pulmonary Hypertension Center
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine and Health Services, Policy, and Practice, The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Corey Ventetuolo, MD graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine. After finishing an internal medicine residency at Brown, she completed pulmonary and critical care fellowship training at Columbia University. During fellowship, she earned a master’s degree in biostatistics and patient-oriented research and received specialized pulmonary vascular disease training at the University of Colorado and New York Presbyterian Hospital. She is licensed and certified in internal medicine and pulmonary and critical care medicine.

Her research focuses on the role of gender and sex hormones and their influence on pulmonary vascular and right heart function, as well as the study of unique predictors of right ventricular function. She is funded by the American Heart Association and the National Institutes of Health and she has recently published in Circulation and the American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.

As the director of the adult extracorporeal life support program at Rhode Island Hospital, Ventetuolo has expanded the region’s Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO) program to include novel applications in patients with pulmonary hypertension.

She is an active speaker and expert in the field of pulmonary hypertension and serves on national and international committees.

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