Ibrahim Musa Yola, MBBS, MPH
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (previously held)
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Preventive Medicine & Epidemiology

Ibrahim Musa Yola MBBS, MPH, FWACP, is a Postdoctoral Research Fellow with the Boston University T32 Multidisciplinary training program on Cardiovascular Epidemiology. His current research interests are;

1. Lifetime risk for development of Heart Failure in Framingham Heart Study: Looking at the Temporal Trends of Heart Failure with preserved Ejection Fraction (HFpEF) versus Heart Failure reduced Ejection Failure (HFrEF),
2. Infections agents and Cardiovascular Disease looking at impact of Infectious agents on development of Heart Failure
3. Impact of Cancer chemotherapy on cardiovascular disease among cancer survivors.

He was a Senior Lecturer/Honorary Consultant Physician (Infectious Diseases) at Department of Medicine, College of Medical Sciences, Gombe State University/Federal Teaching Hospital, Gombe, Gombe State, Nigeria. His work and research interests are in Infectious and Tropical Diseases such as HIV, Hepatitis B & C, Tuberculosis, Snakebite as well as Chronic Diseases such as Hypertension, Diabetes Mellitus, and other cardiovascular diseases.

He also undertook a research in Clinico-epidemiologic characteristics of Hepatitis B infection among HIV/AIDS patients in Kano, Northwestern Nigeria where he looked at the prevalence, risk factors and impact of Hepatitis B infection on HIV/AIDS infected individuals (Dissertation in fulfillment for the award fellowship of the West African College of Physicians).

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  1. Bourdillon MT, Song RJ, Musa Yola I, Xanthakis V, Vasan RS. Prevalence, Predictors, Progression, and Prognosis of Hypertension Subtypes in the Framingham Heart Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2022 03 15; 11(6):e024202.View Related Profiles. PMID: 35261291; PMCID: PMC9075287; DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.121.024202;
  2. Lee J, Song RJ, Musa Yola I, Shrout TA, Mitchell GF, Vasan RS, Xanthakis V. Association of Estimated Cardiorespiratory Fitness in Midlife With Cardiometabolic Outcomes and Mortality. JAMA Netw Open. 2021 10 01; 4(10):e2131284.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34714339; PMCID: PMC8556623; DOI: 10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.31284;
  3. Yola IM, Moser C, Duncan MS, Schwedhelm E, Atzler D, Maas R, Hannemann J, Böger RH, Vasan RS, Xanthakis V. Associations of circulating dimethylarginines with the metabolic syndrome in the Framingham Offspring study. PLoS One. 2021; 16(9):e0254577.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34492019; PMCID: PMC8423279; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0254577;
  4. Ataklte F, Song RJ, Upadhyay A, Musa Yola I, Vasan RS, Xanthakis V. Association of Mildly Reduced Kidney Function With Cardiovascular Disease: The Framingham Heart Study. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021 08 17; 10(16):e020301.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34387110; PMCID: PMC8475034; DOI: 10.1161/JAHA.120.020301;
  5. Lin H, Castro-Diehl C, Short MI, Xanthakis V, Yola IM, Kwan AC, Mitchell GF, Larson MG, Vasan RS, Cheng S. Shared Genetic and Environmental Architecture of Cardiac Phenotypes Assessed via Echocardiography: The Framingham Heart Study. Circ Genom Precis Med. 2021 04; 14(2):e003244.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33866821; PMCID: PMC8064625; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCGEN.120.003244;
  6. Yola IM, Oh A, Mitchell GF, O'Connor G, Cheng S, Vasan RS, Xanthakis V. Association of lung diffusion capacity with cardiac remodeling and risk of heart failure: The Framingham heart study. PLoS One. 2021; 16(2):e0246355.View Related Profiles. PMID: 33592021; PMCID: PMC7886141; DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0246355;
  7. Habib ZG, Salihu AS, Hamza M, Yakasai AM, Iliyasu G, Yola IM, Gudaji MI, Abubakar SB, Habib AG. Posttraumatic stress disorder and psycho-social impairment following snakebite in Northeastern Nigeria. Int J Psychiatry Med. 2021 03; 56(2):97-115. PMID: 32216497; DOI: 10.1177/0091217420913400;
  8. AM Yakasai, H Muhammad, JA Yau, H Said, IM Yola, A Ibrahim, et al. Profile of Neurocognitive Impairment in Individuals co-infected with Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Hepatitis C Virus: Meta-analysis and Meta-regression. British J of Medicine & Medical Research. 2017; 19(10):1-15.
  9. MM Manga, A Fowotade, S Yuguda, GA Iya, M Yahaya, YM Sheriff, OE Chukwuma, I Musa Yola, RA Bakare. Serosurvey of human T cell lymphotropic virus I/II among blood donors in Gombe (Nigeria). Int J Blood Transfusion and Immunohemotology. 2016; 12-19.
  10. Kandil E, Mohamed SE, Deniwar A, Mohamed H, Friedlander P, Aslam R, Saeed A, Musa I, Randolph G. Electrophysiologic identification and monitoring of the external branch of superior laryngeal nerve during thyroidectomy. Laryngoscope. 2015 Aug; 125(8):1996-2000. PMID: 25942675; DOI: 10.1002/lary.25139;
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