University of Vermont

College of Medicine

Department of Medicine

Cardiovascular Medicine

Bio for Prospero Gogo Jr., M.D.
Prospero Gogo Jr., M.D.

Prospero Gogo Jr., M.D.

Associate Professor of Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Medicine

Contact Information
Office Location:
Medicine-Cardiology, McClure Wing, 111 Colchester Avenue, Burlington, VT 05401


Medical School - George Washington University, Washington, DC

Research Interests

Dr. Gogo's research interests include investigation into the treatment of acute coronary syndrome and cardiogenic shock. He has been a principal investigator in several multi-center trials including TIMI 32, ATLAS-TIMI 51, CHAMPION-PCI, CHAMPION-PHOENIX, and RIVER-PCI. He is currently the principal investigator for REGULATE-PCI, a multi-center study using a novel immediately reversible inhibitor of thrombin during coronary artery interventional procedures.  He has also performed investigator-initiated work on reducing the use of radiation during cath lab procedures.

Academic Appointments

Associate Professor of Medicine
Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
Director, Interventional Cardiology Training Program


Schneider DJ, Agarwal Z, Seecheran N, Keating FK, Gogo P. Pharmacodynamic effects during the transition between cangrelor and ticagrelor. JACC Cardiovasc Interv. 2014;7:435-42.

Hefer D, Yi T, Selby DE, Fishbaugher DE, Tremble SM, Begin KJ, Gogo P, Lewinter MM, Meyer M, Palmer BM, Vanburen P. Erythropoietin induces positive inotropic and lusitropic effects in murine and human myocardium. J Mol Cell Cardiol. 2012;52:256-63.

Anderson PR, Gogo PB, Ahmed B, Straight F, Terrien EF, Watkins MW, El Gharib N, Dauerman HL. Two hour bivalirudin infusion after PCI for ST elevation myocardial infarction. J Thromb Thrombolysis. 2011;31:401-6.

Suzuki T, Ittleman FP, Gogo PB Jr. Atypical presentation of anomalous origin of the left main coronary artery from the pulmonary artery. Ann Thorac Surg. 2009;88:1339-41.

Ahmed B, Lischke S, Straight F, Gogo P, Leffler S, Kutler M, Schneider DJ, Dauerman HL. Consistent door-to-balloon times of less than 90 minutes for STEMI patients transferred for primary PCI. J Invasive Cardiol. 2009;21:429-33.