EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Cardiology Fellowship, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 19881991.
Internal Medicine Residency, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 19851988.
B.S., Columbia Union College, Takoma Park, MD, 1981.
M.D., Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA, 1985.
Wayne C. Levy M.D., F.A.C.C.
Professor of Medicine
Attending Physician in Cardiology, University of Washington Medical Center
1959 N.E. Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195-6422
Fax: (206) 221-6835
ABIM, Cardiovascular Diseases, 1991, 2001.
American Board of Internal Medicine, 1988.
AREAS OF CLINICAL EXPERTISE
End stage heart failure/cardiac transplantation
CURRENT RESEARCH INTERESTS
Imaging analysis: quantitative regional neurocardiology — beta receptors and noreipnephrine kinetics by PET
Aging, exercise, training and cardiac sympathetic function
Cytokines in heart failure
Pasic, J, Levy, WC, Sullivan, MD, Cytokines in depression and heart failure, Psychomatic Medicine 65:181193, 2003.
Leclerc, KM, Steele, NP, Levy, WC, The effect of acute norepinephrine infusion on oxygen consumption and efficiency during steady state exercise in congestive heart failure, Med. Sci. Sports 32:20292034, 2000.