Elizabeth Maynes


Department of Primary Appointment:
School of Medicine
Co-Course Director for Cardiac/Pulmonary/Renal Anatomy
Location: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Bethesda, MD
Research Interests:
General Surgery, Cardiac Surgery
Reconstructive Surgery, Anatomical Variations in Surgery


Bachelor of Science - Acadia University
Bachelor of Arts - Dalhousie University
Master of Arts - Dalhousie University
Medical Doctorate - Saint James School of Medicine
Research Fellowship in Cardiac Surgery, Assisted Circulation and Organ Replacement -Sidney Kimmel Medical College

Career Highlights: Positions, Projects, Deployements, Awards and Additional Publications

Saligman Surgery Pilot Grant Recipient - Sidney Kimmel Medical College, 2019

Dalhousie University Graduate Killam Scholarship Recipient - 2006, 2007 and 2008

Visual Artist and Illustrator in Support of Operation Smile and Habitat for Humanity: https://www.dailypaintworks.com/Artists/liz-maynes-5054

Maynes EJ, O’Malley TJ, Austin MA, Deb AK, Choi JH, Weber MP, Khaghani A, Massey HT, Daly RC, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2020, Jan). Domino Heart Transplant Following Heart-Lung Transplantation: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 9(1), 21-28.

Maynes EJ, Gordon JS, Weber MP, Choi JH, Bauer TM, Reeves GR, Morris RJ, Louis E. Samuels LE. Entwistle JW, Massey HT and Vakhtang Tchantchaleishvili V . (2021, May). Development of Malignancies and Their Outcomes in Patients Supported on Continuous-flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 10(3), 302-310.

Gordon JS, Maynes EJ, O’Malley TJ, Pavri BB, and Tchantchaleishvili. (2021, Jun). Electromagnetic interference between implantable cardiac devices and continuous-flow left ventricular assist devices: a review. Journal of Interventional Cardiac Electrophysiology, 61(1) , 1-10.

Carlson LA, Maynes EJ, Choi JH, Hallett AM, Horan DP, Deb AK, Patel S, Samuels L, Morris R, Entwistle J, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2020, Nov). Characteristics and Outcomes of Gastrointestinal Bleeding in Patients With Continuous-Flow Left Ventricular Assist Devices. Artificial organs, 44(11), 1150-1161.

Austin MA, Maynes EJ, O’Malley TJ, Mazur P, Darocha T, Entwistle JW, Guy TS, Massey HT, Morris RJ, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2020, Dec). Outcomes of Extracorporeal Life Support Use in Accidental Hypothermia: A Systematic Review. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 110(6), 1926-1932.

Representative Bibliography

Maynes EJ, O’Malley TJ, Patel P, Prochno KW, Choi JH, Morris RJ, Morris RJ, Entwistle JW, Massey HT, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2020, Sep). Right Atrial vs Right Ventricular Heartware HVAD Placement in Patients with Left-Sided HeartWare HVAD: A Systematic Review. Artificial Organs, 44(9), 926-934.

Choi JH, O’Malley TJ, Maynes EJ, Weber MP, D’Antonio ND, Mellado M, West FM, Galanis T, Gonsalves CF, Marhefka GD, Awsare BK. (2020, Sep). Surgical Pulmonary Embolectomy Outcomes for Acute Pulmonary Embolism. The Annals of Thoracic Surgery, 110(3), P1072-1080.

Reddy HG, Maynes EJ, Saxena A, Austin MA, O’Malley TJ, Gadda MN, Al Rawas NN, Baram M, Awsare BK, Massey HT, Tchantchaleishvili. (2021, Jun). Utilization of extracorporeal life support for diffuse alveolar damage and diffuse alveolar hemorrhage: A systematic review. Artificial Organs, 45(6), 559-568.

Rizvi SA, Challapalli J, Maynes EJ, Weber MP, Choi J, Patel S, Entwistle JW, Morris RJ, Samuels LE, Massey HT, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2019, Apr). Outcomes of Combined Heart-Liver Transplant: A Systematic Review. The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, 38(4), S390.

Maynes EJ, O’Malley, TJ, Luc JGY, Weber MP, Horan DP, Choi JH, Patel S, Rizvi SS, Morris RJ, Entwistle JW, Massey HT, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2020, Mar). Comparison of Total Artificial Heart and Heartware HVAD Biventricular Support for Management of Biventricular Heart Failure: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 9(2), 70-80.

O’Malley TJ, Choi JH, Maynes EJ, Wood CT, D’Antonio ND, Mellado M, West FM, Galanis T, Gonsalves CF, Marhefka GD, Awsare BK, Merli GJ, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2020, Jan). Outcomes of extracorporeal life support for the treatment of acute massive pulmonary embolism: A systematic review. Resuscitation, 146(1), 132-137.

Tatum R, Maynes EJ, Wood CT, Deb C, Austin A, O'Malley M, Choi TJ, Massey JH, Guy T, Pavri S, Tchantchaleishvili. (2021, Aug). Tricuspid regurgitation associated with implantable electrical device insertion: a systematic review and meta-analysis. Pacing and Clinical Electrophysiology, 44(8), 1297-1302.

Massey HT, Choi JH, Maynes EJ, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2019, Jan). Temporary support strategies for cardiogenic shock: extracorporeal membrane oxygenation, percutaneous ventricular assist devices and surgically placed extracorporeal ventricular assist devices. Annals of Cardiothoracic Surgery, 8(1), 33-43.

Maynes EJ, Tchantchaleishvili V, Massey HT. (2019, Nov). Mechanical Ventilation Can Exacerbate Right Ventricular Failure After Durable LVAD Placement. Artificial Organs, 43(11), 1111-1112.

Reddy HG, Choi JH, Maynes EJ, Carlson LA, Gordon JS, Horan DP, Khan J, Weber MP, Bodzin AS, Morris RJ, Massey HT, Tchantchaleishvili V. (2019, Oct). Concomitant vs staged orthotopic liver transplant after cardiac surgical procedures. Transplantation Reviews, 33(4), 231-236.