James Maher, MD

James M. Maher, MD

Director Cardiac Telemetry, Associate Director, Heart Failure Program, Assistant Professor of Medicine



Education & Training:

Ross University School of Medicine

UMNJ-NJMS Internal Medicine Internship/Residency

UMDNJ-NJMS Chief Medical Resident

UMDNJ-NJMS Cardiovascular Fellow



Research Activities:

I serve as the primary investigator and coinvestigator on many different pharmacologic and device trials for the treatment of heart failure and pulmonary hypertension.



Clinical Interests:

Heart failure, pulmonary hypertension, echocardiography, and vascular imaging.



Selected Publications & Abstracts:


  1. Maher J, Rivero A, Zaim S, Pappas P J, Labropoulos N, Klapholz M, Saric M
    Massive Arm Edema Following Arteriovenous Dialysis Shunt Creation in a Patient with Ipsilateral Permanent Pacemaker
    Journal of Clinical Ultrasound 2008; 36(5): 321-324

  2. Solanki P, Gerula C, Saric M, Randhawa P, Benz M, Maher J, Haider B, Klapholz, Palmaro J, Alfano D, Kaluski E.
    Right Coronary Artery Anatomical Variants: Where and How?
    Journal of Invasive Cardiology 2010 March 22(3): 103-106

  3. Edo Kaluski, James Maher, Christine Gerula, Steve Tsai, Preet Randhawa, Muhamed Saric, Gerard Oghlakian, Diane Alfano, Jack Palmaro, Bunyad Haider, Marc Klapholz
    Optimizing Primary PCI beyond “Door to Intervention Time”—Are We There Yet?
    Cardiovascular Revascularization Medicine 2010 Apr-Jun; 11(2): 84-90

  4. Sanchez-Ross M, Waller AH, Maher J, Klapholz M, Haider B, Kaluski E.
    Aspirin For the Prevention of Cardiovascular Morbidity
    Minerva Medica 2010 Aug;101(4):205-214

  5. Kaluski E, Waller A, Patel A, Gerula C, Maher J, Haider B, Klapholz M.
    Clinical Applicability of Coronary Atherosclerotic Lesion Characterization
    Minerva Cardioangiologica Vol 59 No 3 2010 Nov 11

  6. Monica Sanchez-Ross, MD, Gerard Oghlakian, MD, James Maher, MD, Brijesh Patel, MD, Victor Mazza, MD, David Hom, MS, Vivek Dhruva, DO, David Langley, MICP, Jack Palmaro, MA, MPH, Sultan Ahmed, MD, Edo Kaluski, MD, Marc Klapholz, MD
    The STAT-MI (ST-Segment Analysis Using Wireless Technology in Acute Myocardial Infarction) Trial Improves Outcomes
    Journal of  the American College of Cardiology Interventions 2011;4:222-227

  7. Kaluski E, Maher J,
    Letter To The Editor
    Complementary non-culprit 
     revascularization during ST-elevation myocardial infarction…get to know your patient first
    Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions 2012 79;681-682