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Allen Solomon Allen Solomon
Director, Cardiology Fellowship Program
Professor of Medicine

Office Phone: 202-741-2323
Email: Email
Department: Medicine


  • BS, University of Maryland, College Park, 1980
  • MD, University of Maryland, Baltimore, 1984


New/Ongoing Research:

The role of NOAC’s in TAVR patients with atrial fibrillation – Sponsored by Daiichi Sankyo

Community Service

Leadership/National Membership:

  • NCDR Writing Committee, American College of Cardiology
  • Chairman, Writing Group, American College of Cardiology, EP Lab Accreditation Project


  • Cardiology


View publications by this faculty member from January 1, 2013 - present

Covas P (Medical resident), Forgione J, Yunus R, Gordezky R, Panjrath G, Solomon A, Choi AD, A Case of Acute Fulminant Heart Failure Abated by the Heart Team, Journal of the American College of Cardiology, 2019 Mar, FIT Case Abstract. 73 (9): Supplement 1, 1312-148. 1202-039

R Yunus, T Alzahrani, J McCaffrey, H Ismail, J Lewis, A Solomon, B Choi, J Krepp, C Nagy, A Choi, J Reiner, Predictors of early left ventricular ejection fraction recovery in patients following transcatheter aortic valve replacement, American Heart Association Quality of Care & Outcomes Research, 2019

Tran Nguyen, Talal Alzahrani, James McCaffery, Raza Yunus, Adebayo Atanda, Marco Mercader and Allen Solomon., Angiotensin Converting Enzyme Inhibitor Reduces the Incidence of Atrial Fibrillation in Heart Failure with Preserved Ejection Fraction Patients:A Retrospective Cohort Study from the Treatment of Preserved Cardiac Function Heart Failure with an Aldosterone Antagonist. Aldosterone Antagonist Trial. American Journal of Cardiology 2019, ACC 2019, Mar

Taher Tayeb, Talal Alzahrani, Marco Mercader, Does a Higher Level of Education Translate Into a Lower Prevalence of Cardiovascular Disease., Hospital Medicine 2019., DC area, 2019 Mar

Alzahrani T, Faiwiszewski, Solomon A, Ahmed A, Panjrath GS., The Effect of Heart Rate Reduction in Patients With Heart Failure and Preserved Ejection Fraction ACC 2019, Journal of American College of Cardiology, 2019 Mar

McCaffrey JA, Alzahrani T, Datta T, Solomon AJ, Mercader M, Mazhari R, Nagy C, Reiner JS, Tracy CM., Outcomes of Acute Conduction Abnormalities Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation With a Balloon Expandable Valve and Predictors of Delayed Conduction System Abnormalities in Follow-up., American Journal of Cardiology, 2019 Jun, 123, 1845-1852

Yunus R, Alzahrani T, McCaffrey J, Ismail H, Lewis J, Solomon A, Choi BG, Krepp J, Nagy C, Choi AD, Reiner J, Predictors of Early Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction Recovery in Patients Following TAVR, Mid-Atlantic American College of Cardiology Abstract Session, 2018 Nov, Mid-Atlantic American College of Cardiology Symposium, November 2018

James McCaffrey, Talal Alzahrani, Marco Mercader, Allen Solomon, Cynthia Tracy, MD., Rate versus rhythm control in patients with atrial fibrillation and normal to mild left atrial enlargement: Insights from the AFFIRM Trial., European Society of Cardiology 2018., Europe, 2018 Aug,

Alzahrani T, Tiu J, Panjrath G, Solomon A, The effect of angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitors on clinical outcomes in patients with ischemic cardiomyopathy and midrange ejection fraction: a post hoc subgroup analysis from the PEACE trial., Ther Adv Cardiovasc Dis, 2018 Dec

Talal Alzahrani, James McCaffrey, Marco Mercader and Allen Solomon, Rate Versus Rhythm Control in Patients with Normal to Mild Left Atrial Enlargement: Insights from the Affirm Trial, Journal of Atrial Fibrillation, 2018 Oct

Additional publications published before January 1, 2013 may be available within Himmelfarb Library's database.

Industry Relationships and Collaborations

This faculty member (or a member of their immediate family) has reported a financial interest with the health care related companies listed below. These relations have been reported to the University and, when appropriate, management plans are in place to address potential conflicts.