Mandip S. Dhamoon, MD, MPH is an Assistant Professor of Neurology at the Mount Sinai Medical Center. He received a B.A. from Williams College and an M.D. from Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He completed an internship at Jacobi Medical Center, and a neurology residency and fellowship in cerebrovascular disease and neuroepidemiology at Columbia University. He received an MPH from the Mailman School of Public Health and is currently in the dissertation phase of a DrPH degree in epidemiology.
Dr. Dhamoon’s research interests include modeling outcomes related to stroke, estimation of risk of vascular disease, and the impact of stroke on functional status and quality of life. Under the mentorship of Dr. Mitchell Elkind, he has published data from the Northern Manhattan Study about the risk of cardiac events and recurrent stroke after first ischemic stroke. He has examined the natural history and predictors of post-stroke disability and found that there was a decline in the proportion of patients overall who had good functional outcome over time after stroke, especially those who were uninsured or insured with Medicaid. Another analysis showed similar results for the outcome of quality of life. With Dr. Elkind, he has published a review as a “Special Report” in Circulation on the inclusion of stroke in risk estimation and primary and secondary prevention, and he was a writing member on an American Heart Association statement on this topic. More recent papers have modeled the impact of including stroke in risk estimation of vascular disease and the course of functional decline before and after stroke. He also has begun collaborations on analyses with the Secondary Prevention of Small Subcortical Strokes study and the Cardiovascular Health Study, examining the functional status and quality of life before and after stroke.
Neurology, American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology
Biostatistics, Brain, Neuroscience
MD, Mount Sinai School of Medicine
DrPH, Columbia University
Internship, Internal Medicine
Jacobi Hospital Center
Columbia University Medical Center
Fellowship, Stroke & Neuro-Intensive Care
Columbia University Medical Center
Dhamoon MS, Moon YP, Paik MC, Sacco RL, Elkind MS. Diabetes predicts long-term disability in an elderly urban cohort: the Northern Manhattan Study. Annals of epidemiology 2014 May; 24(5).
Dhamoon MS, McClure LA, White CL, Lau H, Benavente O, Elkind MS. Quality of Life after Lacunar Stroke: The Secondary Prevention of Small Subcortical Strokes Study. Journal of stroke and cerebrovascular diseases : the official journal of National Stroke Association 2013 Oct;.
Lackland DT, Elkind MS, D'Agostino R, Dhamoon MS, Goff DC, Higashida RT, McClure LA, Mitchell PH, Sacco RL, Sila CA, Smith SC, Tanne D, Tirschwell DL, Touzé E, Wechsler LR. Inclusion of stroke in cardiovascular risk prediction instruments: a statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2012 Jul; 43(7).
Willey JZ, Petersen N, Dhamoon MS, Stillman J, Boden-Albala B, Elkind MS, Marshall RS. Safety of thrombolysis in patients over the age of 80. The neurologist 2012 Mar; 18(2).
Dhamoon MS, Moon YP, Paik MC, Sacco RL, Elkind MS. The inclusion of stroke in risk stratification for primary prevention of vascular events: the Northern Manhattan Study. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2011 Oct; 42(10).
Dhamoon MS, Elkind MS. Inclusion of stroke as an outcome and risk equivalent in risk scores for primary and secondary prevention of vascular disease. Circulation 2010 May; 121(18).
Dhamoon MS, Moon YP, Paik MC, Boden-Albala B, Rundek T, Sacco RL, Elkind MS. Quality of life declines after first ischemic stroke. The Northern Manhattan Study. Neurology 2010 Jul; 75(4).
Dhamoon MS, Lazar RM, Marshall RS. Impairment versus activity limitation after incident ischaemic stroke. International journal of stroke : official journal of the International Stroke Society 2010 Apr; 5(2).
Dhamoon MS, Moon YP, Paik MC, Boden-Albala B, Rundek T, Sacco RL, Elkind MS. Long-term functional recovery after first ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Study. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2009 Aug; 40(8).
Rincon F, Dhamoon M, Moon Y, Paik MC, Boden-Albala B, Homma S, Di Tullio MR, Sacco RL, Elkind MS. Stroke location and association with fatal cardiac outcomes: Northern Manhattan Study (NOMAS). Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2008 Sep; 39(9).
Dhamoon MS, Tai W, Boden-Albala B, Rundek T, Paik MC, Sacco RL, Elkind MS. Risk of myocardial infarction or vascular death after first ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Study. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2007 Jun; 38(6).
Dhamoon MS, Moon YP, Paik MC, Sacco RL, Elkind MS. Trajectory of functional decline before and after ischemic stroke: the Northern Manhattan Study. Stroke; a journal of cerebral circulation 2012 Aug; 43(8).
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