Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, M.D., is a board certified cardiologist who is Associate Professor of Medicine in the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. She received her undergraduate degree from Columbia University and her Medical Degree from Northwestern University. Dr. Chareonthaitawee completed her internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowships at Mayo Clinic (Rochester, MN). She was an advanced fellow in cardiac PET imaging at the MRC Cyclotron Unit, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, United Kingdom. She joined the staff of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine in 2000. She is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC) and American Heart Association (FAHA). She is the 2017-18 President of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging Cardiovascular Council Board of Directors, and the Co-Chair and Chair of the 2018 and 2019 American Society of Nuclear Cardiology Program Committee, respectively. She is an Associate Editor Circulation Cardiovascular Imaging and a current or past editorial board member of JACC Cardiovascular Imaging, and Journal of Nuclear Cardiology.

Areas of clinical expertise include:

  • Evaluation and management of patients with coronary artery disease
  • Evaluation and management of patients with endothelial dysfunction and microvascular disease
  • Nuclear cardiology (SPECT and PET imaging)
  • Special interest in cardiac sarcoid imaging

Dr. Chareonthaitawee is Director of the Mayo Clinic Nuclear Cardiology Laboratory, the Department Diversity Chair, and Associate Program Director of the Internal Medicine Residency of Mayo Clinic and a member of the Mayo Cardiovascular Fellowship Committee in Rochester.

  1. Acute coronary syndrome
  2. Atrial fibrillation
  3. Congestive heart failure
  4. Coronary artery disease
  5. Endothelial dysfunction
  6. High blood pressure
  7. Hyperlipidemia
  1. Cardiac PET scan
  2. Nuclear stress test
  • Nuclear Cardiology
  • Stress Testing
  1. 2000
    OtherImperial College School of Medicine, Advanced Training in Cardiac Positron Emission Tomography, MRC Cyclotron Unit, Mayo Foundation Scholar, London, United Kingdom
  2. 2000
    OtherICSM Hammersmith Hospital, MRC Cyclotron Unit, Honorary Specialist Registrar in Cardiology, Hammersmith Hospital &NHS Trust, Honorary Research Fellow in Transplant Medicine, Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Trust, London, United Kingdom
  3. 1998
    Fellow - Cardiology and Nuclear CardiologyDepartment of Cardiovascular Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota
  4. 1995
    Resident - Internal MedicineDepartment of Internal Medicine, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota
  5. 1992
    MDNorthwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  6. 1987
    BA - BiologyColumbia University

Awards and honors

  1. 2019
    ChairAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology Program Committee
  2. 2018
    Co-ChairAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology
  3. 2018
    Associate EditorCirculation: Cardiovascular Imaging
  4. 2018
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  5. 2017
    Immediate Past President, Cardiovascular Council Board of DirectorsSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  6. 2017
    MemberAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology Board of Directors
  7. 2017
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  8. 2016
    President, Cardiovascular Council Board of DirectorsSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  9. 2016
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  10. 2015
    Vice President, Cardiovascular CouncilSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  11. 2015
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  12. 2014
    Grant ReviewerMEDI Study Section, Surgical Sciences, Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering IRG, Center for Scientific Review/National Institutes of Health
  13. 2014
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  14. 2013
    MemberCardiovascular Imaging Grand Rounds Committee
  15. 2013
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  16. 2012
    Teacher of the YearInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine, Mayo Clinic
  17. 2012
    Member, Cardiovascular Council Board of DirectorsSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  18. 2012
    Best Poster Award-Comparison of Hyperemic Myocardial Blood Flow Response to Regadenoson vs Adenosine: A Quantitative Analysis with PET (NH-13) Ammonia in Healthy SubjectsAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology 2012 Annual Scientific Sessions
  19. 2012
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  20. 2011
    Associate Program DirectorInternal Medicine Residency Program, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, Minnesota
  21. 2011
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  22. 2010
    American Heart Association, Bioengineering Basic Science 1 Study Group Peer Review CommitteeAmerican Heart Association
  23. 2010
    Program Committee MemberAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  24. 2010
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  25. 2009
    Top EducatorInternal Medicine Residency, Department of Internal Medicine
  26. 2007
    Best Educator for Resident EducationInternal Medicine Residency Program, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 1998
    Mayo Foundation ScholarImperial College School of Medicine
  28. 1984
    Dean's ListColumbia University
  29. 1983
    Varsity C and Varsity Numerals for Varsity VolleyballColumbia University

Professional memberships

  1. 2020 - present
    CVC BODSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  2. 2020
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  3. 2020
    Abstract GraderEuropean Society of Cardiology
  4. 2020
    JudgeYoung Investigators Award Competition, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  5. 2020
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  6. 2020
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  7. 2020
    Abstract GraderSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  8. 2020 - present
    Outpatient Practice Subcommittee MemberDepartment of Cardiovascular Medicine
  9. 2020 - present
    Outreach Committee MemberSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  10. 2019 - present
    Education CommitteeAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  11. 2019
    Abstract GraderEuropean Society of Cardiology
  12. 2019
    Chair, Annual Program CommitteeAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  13. 2019
    Board Exam Preparation CourseAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  14. 2019
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  15. 2019
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  16. 2019
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  17. 2019
    Abstract GraderSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  18. 2019 - present
    Writing Group MemberEANM, SNMMI PET Interest Group and ASNC Writing Comittee for the Use of FDG PET/CT(A) Imaging in Large Vessel Vasculitis and Polymyalgia Rheumatica
  19. 2019 - present
    Panel MemberACR Appropriateness Criteria: Noncerebral Vasculitis
  20. 2018
    Abstract GraderEuropean Society of Cardiology
  21. 2018
    Board Exam Preparation CourseAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  22. 2018 - 2019
    Chair, Nominating CommitteeCardiovascular Council, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  23. 2018 - 2019
    Immediate Past PresidentCardiovascular Council, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  24. 2018
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  25. 2018
    JudgeYoung Investigators Award Competition, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  26. 2018
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  27. 2018
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  28. 2018
    Abstract GraderSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  29. 2018 - present
    Associate EditorAmerican Heart Association, Circulation Cardiovascular Imaging
  30. 2018 - present
    Leadership Development Program MentorAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  31. 2018 - present
    Co-ChairCardiac PET/MR Training and Credentialing Document Writing Committee
  32. 2018 - present
    Board of DirectorsAlliance for Academic Internal Medicine
  33. 2018 - present
    Writing Group MemberEANM, SNMMI PET Interest Group and ASNC Writing Committee for the Use of FDG PET/CT(A) Imaging in Large Vessel Vasculitis and Polymyalgia
  34. 2017 - 2018
    PresidentCardiovascular Council, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  35. 2017
    Chair, PET TrackAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  36. 2017
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  37. 2017
    JudgeYoung Investigators Award Competition, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  38. 2017
    Chair, PET CommitteeAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  39. 2017
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  40. 2017
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  41. 2017
    Vice-Chair, Annual Program CommitteeAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  42. 2017
    Abstract GraderSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  43. 2016 - 2017
    Vice PresidentCardiovascular Council, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  44. 2016
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  45. 2016
    JudgeYoung Investigators Award Competition, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  46. 2016
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  47. 2016
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  48. 2016
    Abstract GraderSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  49. 2016
    OrganizerSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, Cardiac SPECT Instrumentation - An Overview and New Advances, SNMMI Annual Meeting
  50. 2015 - 2017
    Co-ChairWriting Committee, Joint SNMMI/ASNC Expert Consensus Document on the Use of FDG PET in Cardiac Sarcoidosis
  51. 2015
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  52. 2015
    Abstract GraderSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  53. 2015
    Co-organizerSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Cardiology Boot Camp I and II for Nuclear Medicine Physicians
  54. 2015
    OrganizerContemporary SPECT Technology, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  55. 2015
    JudgeYoung Investigators Award Competition, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  56. 2015
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  57. 2015
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  58. 2015 - present
    Clinical Practice CommitteeDepartment of Cardiovascular Medicine
  59. 2015 - present
    Executive Committee MemberDepartment of Cardiovascular Medicine
  60. 2015 - present
    Clinical Competency CommitteeDepartment of Cardiovascular Medicine
  61. 2014
    Member, Core TrackAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  62. 2014
    Board Exam Preparation CourseAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  63. 2014
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  64. 2014
    Co-organizerSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Cardiology Boot Camp I and II for Nuclear Medicine Physicians
  65. 2014
    Abstract GraderSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  66. 2014
    JudgeYoung Investigators Award Competition, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  67. 2014
    Question Writing CommitteeAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  68. 2014
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  69. 2014
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  70. 2013
    Board Exam Preparation CourseAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  71. 2013 - 2014
    MemberAlliance for Academic Internal Medicine
  72. 2013
    Chair, Multimodality TrackAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  73. 2013
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  74. 2013
    Abstract GraderSociety of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  75. 2013
    AuthorPET Professional Resources and Outreach Source (PET PROS) 2013, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  76. 2013
    JudgeYoung Investigators Award Competition, SNMMI Annual Meeting, Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging
  77. 2013
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  78. 2013
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  79. 2012
    Member, Core TrackAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  80. 2012
    Board Exam Preparation CourseAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  81. 2012
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  82. 2012
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  83. 2012
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  84. 2011
    Member, Advance TrackAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  85. 2011
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  86. 2011
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  87. 2011
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  88. 2010
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  89. 2010
    Grant Review Panel MemberAmerican Heart Association
  90. 2010
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  91. 2010
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  92. 2010 - present
    Selection Committee MemberClinical Competency Committee, Internal Medicine Residency Program
  93. 2009
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  94. 2009
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  95. 2009
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  96. 2008
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  97. 2008
    Abstract GraderAmerican Heart Association
  98. 2008
    Abstract GraderAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  99. 2007
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  100. 2006 - 2007
    Co-ChairHeart Walk, Rochester, Minnesota, American Heart Association
  101. 2006
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  102. 2005 - 2019
    MemberClinical Competency Committee, Internal Medicine Residency Program
  103. 2005
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  104. 2004
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  105. 2003 - 2007
    Vice ChairRadiation Safety Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  106. 2003 - 2007
    MemberRadiation Safety Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  107. 2003
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  108. 2002
    Abstract ReviewerAmerican College of Cardiology, Annual Scientific Sessions
  109.  
    FellowAmerican College of Cardiology
  110.  
    FellowAmerican Heart Association
  111.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  112.  
    MemberAmerican College of Physicians
  113.  
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association
  114.  
    MemberThai Physicians Association of America
  115.  
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  116.  
    MemberScientific Abstract Review Committee, International Academy of Cardiology
  117.  
    MemberScientific Advisory Board, International Academy of Cardiology

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