Internal Medicine

 

Jian Huang, MD, FACP

HS Clinical Professor of Medicine, UCSF 
UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program
VACCHCS-Fresno, CA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Medical School: Zhejiang Medical University, China
  Residency: Zhejiang Medical University, China
Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center
  Fellowship:

Gastroenterology, Zhejiang Medical Univ., Hangzhou, China Department of Medicine

Gastroenterology (WHO fellow), GI Research Lab, VA Medical Center UC San Francisco

  Post-grad Training: GI Research Lab, VA, UCSF- WHO fellow
University of Kansas Medical Center- Researcher, Dept. of Microbiology
  Board Certified: American Board of Internal Medicine
  Research Interests : Multiple risk factors (obesity, type 2 Diabetes, hypertension, Dyslipidemia) and cardiovascular disease
  Awards and Recognition:

1980: Outstanding Student Award , Zhejiang Medical University, China
1989:  Research Fellowship, World Health Organization
2005:  Fellow, American College of Physician
2005:   J Woodfin Wilson Professorship,.Louisiana State University Health
Sciences Center 
2007:  Significant Contribution to Research and Academic Mission
              VACCHCS-Fresno
2007:  Summer Research Mentorship, UCSF Fresno Medical Education Program

2009:    CARE (Customer Service, Action, Respect, Excellence) Award, VA Central California Health Care System
2009:    Recognition for Contribution to the Research Program, VA Central California Health Care System

2011: Who is Who in America

2014: Nomination for Kaiser Award of Excellence in Teaching UCSF-Fresno Medical Education Program
  Publications:

Mansi I, Shi R, Khan M, Huang J, Carden D. Effect of compliance with quality performance measures for heart failure on clinical outcomes in high-risk patients. J Natl Med Assoc 2010;102:898-905. PubMed PMID: 21060286.


Parish, RC, Huang, J, Mansi, I. Screening for the metabolic syndrome in a public care hospital clinic population: a simple measurement of waist circumference. J Invest Med 2011;59(1):22-26.


Gu, W, Mallios, R, Baylor, B, Cohen, A, Pall, V, Huang, J. Evidence-based management of diabetic dyslipidemia in a VA population: beyond the LDL target. Federal Practitioner 2011;28:24-29


Mansj I, Shi R, Altenburg R, Mukoosa S, Huang J. Effect of health insurance coverage on outcomes for heart failure in high-risk patients. J La State Med Soc 2011;163:268-75. PubMed PMID: 22272549.


Tringali S, Oberer C, Huang J. Low Diastolic Blood Pressure as a Risk for All-Cause Mortality in VA Patients. Int J Hypertension Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 178780, 5 pages. PubMed PMID:23606946; PubMed Central PMCID: PMC3623464.


Acharya T, Acharya S, Tringali S, Huang J. Antidepressant and Atypical Antipsychotic Use Associated with Mortality and Cardiovascular Events in a Veteran Population. Pharmacotherapy. 2013 Jun 17 PubMed PMID: 23776095.

 

Acharya T, Tringali S, Singh M, Huang J. Resistant hypertension and associated co-morbidities in a VA population. J Clin Hypertens 2014;16:741-5.

 

Huang J. Commentary on " Relation between BMI and diabetes mellitus and its complications among US older adults". South Med J 2015;108(1):37-8 PubMed PMID: 25580755.

 

Acharya T, Huang J, Tringali S, Frei CR, Mortensen EM, Mansi I. Statin use and the risk of kidney disease with long term follow-up (8.4-years study). AM J Cardiol 2016;117:647-55. PubMed PMID: 26742473.

  Abstracts:
  1. Kyaw T, Naing S, McFarland S, Mallios R, Huang J. Osteoporosis in Men with Congestive Heart Failure. JGIM 2011; 26(Suppl.1):S
  2. Huang J,Singh M, Gu W, Mallios R, McFarland S, Fong J. Resistant hypertension in a VA population: need for further study, better treatment and prevention of cardiovascular events. JGIM 2011; 26(Suppl.1):S90.
  3. Singh, M, Gu, W, Mallios, R. McFarland, S, Fong, J, Huang, J. Impact of Metabolic Syndrome on Cardiovascular and Mental Diseases in a VA population. J Invest Med 2011;59(1):100.
  4. Acharya T, Tringali S, Sandhu S, Singh M, Huang J. Antidepressant use associated with mortality and cardiovascular outcomes in a veteran population. J Invest Med 2012;60(1):229-230.
  5. Tringali S, Oberer CW, Soon A, Fong J, Huang J. How low is too low? Diastolic blood pressure and all-cause mortality in VA patients. J Invest Med 2012;60(1):228-229.
  6. Gu W, Mallios R, McFarland S, Huang J. Prevalence of low HDL and its association with BMI in a non-diabetic VA population. J Invest Med 2012;60(1):137.
  7. Gu W, McFarland S, Gu C, Gu S, Huang J. Prevalence of obesity, tobacco use and dyslipidemia in VA geriatric patients stratified by age group. J Invest Med 2013;61(1):202-203.
  8. Happawana M, Hematillake G, Schaefer C, Huang J. Frequently prescribed medications: implication on bone mineral density in a VA population. J Invest Med 2013;61(1):211.
  9. Acharya T, Huang J, Tringali S, Frei CR, Mortensen EM, Mansi I. Statins for secondary and primary prevention and the risk of kidney disease. JACC 2015;65(10S):A1442.