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Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
Director, Heart Failure and Transplant Program
Program Director, Advanced Heart Failure & Transplant Cardiology Fellowship

Areas of Interest

Heart failure; cardiac transplantation; echocardiography; heart biopsies. Research includes heart failure surveillance and epidemiology; peripartum cardiomyopathy; cardiac transplantation outcomes; clinical trials.


Dr. Chang’s clinical practice is focused on advanced heart failure, cardiac transplantation, and echocardiography. She is currently a Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiology and Director of the Heart Failure and Transplantation Program at the University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill. She also serves as the Program Director for UNC’s Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiology subspecialty fellowship.

Her research is based in heart failure, focused on epidemiology and outcomes. She has an adjunct appointment in the Department of Epidemiology at the UNC School of Public Health and is a co-investigator on the NIH-funded Atherosclerosis Risks in Communities (ARIC) Study.

Education and Training

MHS in Epidemiology: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Cardiology Fellowship
: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Residency: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Medical School: Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD
Undergraduate: Yale University, New Haven, CT

Dr. Patricia Chang, Cardiology
  • Phone Numbers

    919-966-5202 (Office Phone)

  • 984-974-7244 (Appointments)

  • Addresses

    UNC School of Medicine, Division of Cardiology

    6014 Burnett-Womack Building


    Chapel Hill, NC 27599
  • UNC Cardiology Outpatient Center at Eastowne

    100 Eastowne Drive

    Chapel Hill, NC 27514