Lori A. Blauwet, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist
  2. Internist

Departments

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English

Lori A. Blauwet, M.D., is a cardiologist with specialty interests in heart disease in pregnancy, cardiac sarcoidosis and prosthetic heart valves. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Providing care for pregnant patients with heart disease in the Mayo Clinic Cardio-OB Clinic
  • Managing acute and chronic care for patients with peripartum cardiomyopathy
  • Coordinating care and treatment for patients with sarcoidosis in the Cardiac Sarcoidosis Clinic
  • Evaluating the function of all types of prosthetic heart valves that have been implanted in patients
  • Collaborating with patients and their local physicians to optimize treatment and clinical outcomes

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Blauwet is active in education and research. She educates and mentors residents, clinical fellows, research fellows and early career physicians. She also collaborates with physicians and scientists nationally and internationally to advance the science of cardiovascular disease and publishes in high-impact journals on a regular basis.

Her research activities include peripartum cardiomyopathy, heart disease during pregnancy, cardiac sarcoidosis and myocarditis. 

Dr. Blauwet is the founder and director of Mayo Clinic's Cardio-OB and Cardiac Sarcoidosis clinics.

  • Peripartum cardiomyopathy
  • Cardiac disease in pregnancy
  • Cardiac sarcoidosis
  • Myocarditis
  • Prosthetic valves
  • Echocardiography
Rochester

Rochester, Minnesota

  1. 2010
    Fellow - Cardiovascular Diseases Program Director: Guy Reeder, M.D.Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  2. 2006
    Internship/Residency - Internal Medicine Program Director: Joseph Kolars, M.D.Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  3. 2003
    MDMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1990
    MA - Religion and the ArtsPacific School of Religion

Certifications

  1. 2009
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2006
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2018
    Outstanding Reviewer for Circulation 2017-2018Circulation
  2. 2017
    Above and BeyondMayo Clinic Human Resources Employee Recognition Program
  3. 2013
    Excellence in Teaching AwardMayo Clinic Internal Medicine Residency Program
  4. 2012
    Excellence in Teaching AwardMayo Clinic Internal Medicine Residency Program
  5. 2009
    Women in Cardiology Trainee Award for ExcellenceAmerican Heart Association
  6. 2003
    Karis AwardSaint Marys Hospital Sponsorship Board, Mayo Clinic Rochester - Executive Board, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  7. 2002
    Outstanding Young Leader AwardZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  8. 1981
    Magna cum laude graduateUniversity of Northern Iowa
  9. 1978
    Kappa Delta PiUniversity of Northern Iowa
  10. 1977
    Dean's ListUniversity of Northern Iowa

Professional memberships

  1. 2019 - present
    Member, Nominations CommitteeAmerican Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
  2. 2018 - present
    MemberEuropean Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI)
  3. 2017 - 2018
    Abstract ReviewerEuropean Society of Cardiology (ESC)
  4. 2017 - present
    MemberEuropean Society of Cardiology (ESC)
  5. 2016 - 2019
    Member, Education CommitteeAmerican Society of Echocardiology (ASE)
  6. 2016 - present
    Abstract GraderAmerican College of Cardiology (ACC)
  7. 2015 - 2017
    Chair, Women in Cardiology CommitteeAmerican Heart Association (AHA)
  8. 2015 - 2017
    Member, Women in Cardiology CommitteeAmerican College of Cardiology (ACC)
  9. 2015 - 2017
    Member, Council on Clinical Cardiology Leadership CommitteeAmerican Heart Association (AHA)
  10. 2015 - 2017
    MemberCardiac Imaging Grand Rounds Planning Committee, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  11. 2014 - 2017
    MemberCardiovascular Education Committee, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  12. 2014
    MemberEducation Committee, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  13. 2014 - present
    FellowAmerican Heart Association (AHA)
  14. 2013 - 2014
    MemberOn-Call Task Force, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  15. 2013 - 2016
    Board MemberAmerican Heart Association (AHA)
  16. 2013 - present
    MemberOrganization for the Study of Sex Differences (OSSD)
  17. 2012 - 2015
    Vice Chair, Women in Cardiology CommitteeAmerican Heart Association (AHA)
  18. 2012 - 2013
    Member, International Sonographer Training Task ForceAmerican Society of Echocardiology (ASE)
  19. 2012 - present
    FellowAmerican Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
  20. 2010 - present
    FellowAmerican College of Cardiology (ACC)
  21. 2010 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
  22. 2010 - present
    Member, Women in Cardiology CommitteeAmerican Heart Association (AHA)
  23. 2009 - present
    Member, Council on Clinical CardiologyAmerican Heart Association (AHA)
  24. 2009 - 2010
    MemberEducation Committee, Echocardiography Laboratory, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  25. 2009 - present
    MemberAmerican Heart Association (AHA)
  26. 2004 - 2005
    MemberWomen's Office for Trainees, Department of Internal Medicine
  27. 2004 - 2005
    MemberDivision of Cardiovascular Diseaseslowship Visiting Professor Committee, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  28. 2003 - present
    MemberAmerican College of Cardiology (ACC)
  29. 2002 - 2004
    MemberInpatient Service Reorganization Task Force, Department of Internal Medicine
  30. 2002 - 2003
    MemberPersonal and Professional Committee, Mayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  31. 2002 - 2003
    MemberAdmissions Committee, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  32. 2002
    Committee MemberMayo Medical School 30th Anniversary, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  33. 2001 - 2003
    MemberFaculty Affairs Committee, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  34. 2001 - 2002
    Board Member/OfficerMinnesota Medical Association (MMA)
  35. 2000 - 2003
    MemberSpirituality in Healthcare Committee, Clinical Practice Committee - Rochester, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  36. 2000 - 2001
    President, Medical Student Section, Mayo Medical School ChapterAmerican Medical Association (AMA)
  37. 2000 - 2001
    Committee MemberMinnesota Medical Association (MMA)
  38. 1999 - 2003
    Medical Student RepresentativeMinnesota Medical Association (MMA)
  39. 1999 - 2000
    TreasurerAmerican Medical Association (AMA)
  40. 1999 - present
    MemberAmerican Medical Association (AMA)
  41. 1999 - present
    MemberMinnesota Medical Association (MMA)