Ottawa-Shanghai Joint School of Medicine


YAO Tianbao

Associate senior doctor


Tel: 13661684786

Research Fields: Arrhythmia and heart failure


Yao Tianbao, male, MD, PhD. He is currently the associate senior doctor in the Department of Cardiology, Ren Ji Hospital Affiliated to Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine. He serves as the youth member of Shanghai Heart Rhythm Society, the secretary of the pulmonary circulation group of the Cardiovascular Branch of Shanghai Medical Association, the member of council of the Nationalities Federation of Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, and the mentor of the arrhythmia intervention training base of the National Health Commission.

He is mainly engaged in the diagnosis and management of cardiovascular disease, especially in pacing therapy for bradycardia, ventricular tachycardia and heart failure.


  • Outstanding Individual in teaching of Ren Ji hospital (2008)

  • Second prize in PBL teaching plan contest of Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine (2016)

  • Winning prize in PBL teaching plan contest of Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine (2019)


  1. Yao T, Nie P, Sun J, Jin Y, Zang M, Zhou S, Zhang Q, Mao J, Pu J. Cardiac device implant wound closure with a novel low-density suture spacing single layer method. Pacing Clin Electrophysiol, 2021,44(4):595-600.

  2. Yao T, Ying X, Zhao Y, Yuan A, He Q, Tong H, Ding S, Liu J, Peng X, Gao E, Pu J, He B. Vitamin D receptor activation protects against myocardial reperfusion injury through inhibition of apoptosis and modulation of autophagy. Antioxid Redox Signal, 2015, 22(8):633-650.

  3. Wang XH, Li Z, Zang MH, Yao TB, Mao JL, Pu J. Circulating primary bile acid is correlated with structural remodeling in atrial fibrillation. J Interv Card Electrophysiol, 2020, 57(3):371-377.

  4. Ying X, Zhao Y, Yao T, Yuan A, Xu L, Gao L, Ding S, Ding H, Pu J, He B. Novel Protective Role for Ubiquitin-Specific Protease 18 in Pathological Cardiac Remodeling, Hypertension. 2016, 68(5):1160-1170.