Maanasi Samant, MD

Appointments

Assistant Professor of Medicine

Education and Training

  • 2010-2014 MD, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, 2014
  • 2014-2017 Internship & Residency in Internal Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis – Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
  • 2017-2020 Fellow, Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis – Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

Honors and Awards

  • 2014 Alpha Omega Alpha, University of Tennessee Health Sciences Center
  • 2014 Intern of the Month (August), Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis-Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
  • 2015-2017 Mentors in Medicine Scholar, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis-Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO
  • 2015-2017 Clinical Science Training and Research Program, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis-Barnes-Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

 

Research Interests

Dr. Samant’s clinical and research interests lie in pulmonary hypertension, specifically in the treatment of diseases that are sequelae of pulmonary embolism (PE), such as chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension. She joined the pulmonary hypertension practice at Washington University in 2020 and sees patients in both the inpatient and outpatient setting patients. She is a member of a multidisciplinary group of physicians engaged in establishing a pulmonary embolism response team (PERT) designed to streamline care for patients with massive and submassive PE. Dr. Samant is working toward the goal of creating a center for clinical and research excellence for patients with chronic thromboembolic pulmonary hypertension as well as those with chronic thromboembolic disease.

Publications

View Maanasi Samant, MD publications here.