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Fellow, General Cardiology


Rasheed grew up in Toronto, Canada, and has previously lived in Nigeria and Tunisia. He obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of Toronto before obtaining a master’s degree in Global Medicine at the Keck School of Medicine at USC. His current clinical and academic interests include non-invasive cardiac imaging and lowering disparities in heart failure care. He plans to pursue a career in noninvasive cardiology. Outside of work, Rasheed enjoys spending time with his partner, exploring the wonderful surroundings, and playing sports with his friends.

Medical School 

Michigan State University


University of Washington

Recent Publications and Presentations

Rasheed Durowoju MD. & Andrew Wilkey MD. & Jonathan Buber M.D.. (2021). Chapter 15: Congenital Heart Disease. In Joffe &
Gollapudi (Ed.), Perioperative Manual Coexisting Diseases (pp. n/a). Seattle: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins.

Durowoju R, Li S, Huang GS. Outcomes in Takotsubo Syndrome Following Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction Improvement. Am J Cardiol. 2022 Apr 15;169:136-142. doi: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2022.01.007. Epub 2022 Feb 16. PMID: 35183349.

Durowoju RO, Weaver HJ, Huang GS, Abdelmotleb M, Alhama-Belotto M, Kwon Y. Recurrent sudden cardiac death secondary to anomalous right coronary artery: Insights into prevalence and management. SAGE Open Med Case Rep. 2022 May 

Association Of Hemoglobin With Mortality Outcomes In The Critical Care Cardiology Trials Network (CCCTN). Rasheed Durowoju, Christine Chow, Erin Bohula, David Berg, Jeong-Gun Park, David A. Morrow, Younghoon Kwon, CCCTN Investigators. Submitted for publication: AHA 2023 abstract competition, for publication in JAHA

Outcomes in Takotsubo Syndrome Following Left Ventricular Ejection Fraction Improvement. Rasheed Durowoju MD, Song Li MD, Gary Huang MD The American Journal of Cardiology: 2022-04 | DOI: 10.1016/j.amjcard.2022.01.007

Recurrent Sudden Cardiac Death Secondary To Anomalous Right Coronary Artery: Insights Into Prevalence And Management. Rasheed O Durowoju, Hannah J Weaver, Gary S Huang, Mohamed Abdelmotleb, Marta Alhama-Belotto, Younghoon Kwon. SAGE Open Medical Case Reports: 2022-01 | DOI: 10.1177/2050313X221100878

Chapter 15: Congenital Heart Disease in Joffe/Gollapudi 1e: Perioperative Manual Coexisting Diseases. Rasheed Durowoju MD., Andrew Wilkey MD., Jonathan Buber M.D.Pending publication: Wolters Kleiwer Publishers, 2023


The Road Less Traveled: A Misplaced Pacemaker Lead. 2022 Washington ACC Annual Meeting, Seattle, WA. November 11, 2022 [Poster Presentation]

The Road Less Traveled: A Misplaced Pacemaker Lead. Multidisciplinary Case Conference at UW Heart Institute, October 5, 2022 [Oral Presentation]


Mailing Address:
University of Washington Medical Center,
1959 NE Pacific Street,
Box 356422,
Seattle, WA 98195-6422

Clinical Contacts:
For appointments or other clinical matters, please contact the Heart Institute.