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photo Malamo E Countouris, MD


Clinical Instructor

Postdoctoral Scholar


Phone: 412-641-8870

Office: 300 Halket St.
Suite 5102
Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Phone: 412-641-8870
Education and Training
BS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2009
MD, University of Pittsburgh, 2013
Internal Medicine Residency, University of Pittsburgh, 2016
Cardiovascular Fellowship, University of Pittsburgh, 2019
Research Interest
Dr. Countouris' research interests are in the field of cardio-obstetrics. She studies hypertensive disorders of pregnancy and mechanisms for development of later life cardiovascular disease.
Clinical Interest
Dr. Countouris is a general cardiologist at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Heart and Vascular Institute (HVI) with a clinical focus in women’s cardiovascular disease and cardio-obstetrics. She is co-director of the Bridges Postpartum Hypertension Clinic at the Magee Womens Heart Center.
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Selected Publications:
Countouris, M. E., Schwarz, E. B., Rossiter, B. C., Althouse, A. D., Berlacher, K. L., Jeyabalan, A, Catov, J. M. Effects of Lactation on Postpartum Blood Pressure among Women with Gestational Hypertension and Preeclampsia. American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology. 2016; 215(2): 241.
Countouris, M. E., Althouse, A. D., Synder, G., Barinas-Mitchell, E., Reis, S. E., Catov, J. M. Lactation and Maternal Subclinical Cardiovascular Disease among Women with and without a History of Hypertensive Disorders of Pregnancy. Journal of Women's Health. 2020.
Notable Achievements
Best House Staff Teacher of Internal Medicine, 2015