Zakai Research

Area of interest

  • The epidemiology and risk factors for arterial and venous thrombosis with an emphasis on the roles of novel risk factors such as inflammation and coagulation biomarkers.
  • Defining clinical risk factors for and impact of venous thrombosis in hospitalized patients with an emphasis on improved risk stratification tools and delivery of appropriate anticoagulation.
  • The epidemiology of the causes and consequences of anemia especially in the elderly and diverse racial groups