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