Physician Authors and Editors

Authors and Editors in Cardiovascular Medicine

Editors-in-Chief



N A Mark Estes, III, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Bernard J Gersh, MB, ChB, DPhil, FRCP, MACC

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease; Myopericardial Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Sharon A Hunt, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Heart Transplantation
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Catherine M Otto, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Cardiac Evaluation; Valvular Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

Deputy Editors



Brian C Downey, MD, FACC

  • Deputy Editor — Cardiology
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Gordon M Saperia, MD, FACC

  • Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate
  • Deputy Editor — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Susan B Yeon, MD, JD, FACC

  • Deputy Editor — Cardiovascular Medicine

Section Editors



Gabriel S Aldea, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery
  • University of Washington

Samuel Asirvatham, MD

  • Section Editor — Long QT Syndrome
  • Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Jeroen J Bax, MD, PhD

  • Section Editor — Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging and Stress Testing
  • Professor of Cardiology
  • Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Neal L Benowitz, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine and Bioengineering & Therapeutic Sciences
  • Chief, Division of Clinical Pharmacology
  • University of California San Francisco

Charles I Berul, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Pediatrics
  • George Washington University

Ann Bolger, MD, FACC, FAHA

  • Section Editor — Valvular and Aortic Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of California, San Francisco

Barry A Borlaug, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Stephen JD Brecker, MD, FRCP, FESC, FACC

  • Section Editor — Valvular and Aortic Disease
  • Chief of Cardiology
  • Clinical Academic Group
  • St. George's Hospital & University of London

Hugh Calkins, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions

Christopher P Cannon, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Wilson S Colucci, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Heidi M Connolly, MD, FASE

  • Section Editor — Congenital Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Francesco Cosentino, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Karolinska Institute and Karolinska University Hospital, Solna

Donald Cutlip, MD

  • Section Editor — Interventional Cardiology
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Harry C Dietz, MD

  • Section Editor — Valvular and Aortic Disease
  • Victor A. McKusick Professor of Medicine and Genetics
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Mark H Drazner, MD, MSc

  • Professor
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

N A Mark Estes, III, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

William H Gaasch, MD

  • Section Editor — Valvular Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant in Cardiology
  • Lahey Clinic

Leonard I Ganz, MD, FHRS, FACC

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Heritage Valley Health System

Bernard J Gersh, MB, ChB, DPhil, FRCP, MACC

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease; Myopericardial Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Ary L Goldberger, MD

  • Section Editor — Electrocardiography
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Stephen S Gottlieb, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine

Matthias Greutmann, MD, FESC

  • Head, Congenital Heart Disease Unit
  • University Heart Center

Derek J Hausenloy, MD, PhD, FRCP, FACC, FESC

  • Professor
  • Signature Research Program in Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Duke-National University Singapore

Gary V Heller, MD, PhD, FACC, MASNC

  • Section Editor — Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Morristown Medical Center

Sharon A Hunt, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Heart Transplantation
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Allan S Jaffe, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Arie Pieter Kappetein, MD, PhD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery
  • Professor
  • Dept Cardio-thoracic surgery
  • Erasmus MC

Juan Carlos Kaski, DSc, MD, DM (Hons), FRCP, FESC, FACC, FAHA

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Professor of Cardiovascular Science
  • Director, Cardiovascular and Cell Sciences Research Institute
  • St. George's, University of London

Bradley P Knight, MD, FACC

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

Peter Kowey, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHRS

  • Section Editor — Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology
  • Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Patrizio Lancellotti, MD, PhD, FESC, FACC

  • Professor of Cardiology
  • University of Liège Hospital

Martin M LeWinter, MD

  • Section Editor — Myopericardial Disease
  • Professor of Medicine and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
  • University of Vermont

Peter Libby, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Professor, Harvard Medical School

Mark S Link, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center

Samuel Lévy, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Cardiology
  • University of Marseille, France

Donna Mancini, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Warren J Manning, MD

  • Section Editor — Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging and Stress Testing
  • Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School

Frederick Masoudi, MD, MSPH, FACC, FAHA

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus

William J McKenna, MD

  • Section Editor — Myopericardial Disease
  • Professor of Cardiology
  • University College, London

David M Mirvis, MD

  • Section Editor — Electrocardiography
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Tennessee College of Medicine

Jae K Oh, MD

  • Section Editor — Myopericardial Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Brian Olshansky, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Adjunct Professor of Medicine
  • Des Moines University

Catherine M Otto, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Cardiac Evaluation; Valvular Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

Richard L Page, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Chair, Department of Medicine
  • University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health

Patricia A Pellikka, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASE

  • Section Editor — Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging and Stress Testing
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Jonathan Piccini, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA, FHRS

  • Section Editor — Arrhythmias
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Duke University Medical Center

Guy S Reeder, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Candice Silversides, MD, MS, FRCPC

  • Section Editor — Congenital Heart Disease
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Toronto

Isabelle C van Gelder, MD, PhD, FESC

  • Professor of Cardiology
  • University of Groningen
  • University Medical Center Groningen

Gruschen Veldtman, MBChB, FRCP, Dip Obst

  • Section Editor — Adult Congenital Heart Disease
  • Professor of Clinical Pediatrics
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Medical Director, Inpatient CAACHD Service
  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center Heart Institute

Freek Verheugt, MD, FACC, FESC

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Chairman
  • Onze Lieve Vrouwe Gasthuis, Netherlands

Edward Verrier, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery
  • University of Washington School of Medicine

Stephan Windecker, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Department of Cardiology
  • Bern University Hospital

Derek M Yellon, PhD, DSc, Hon FRCP, FACC, FESC

  • Professor of Molecular & Cellular Cardiology
  • University College London

Peter J Zimetbaum, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

William A Zoghbi, MD, FASE, FAHA, MACC

  • Section Editor — Valve Disease
  • Professor and Chairman
  • Department of Cardiology
  • Elkins Family Distinguished Chair in Cardiac Health
  • Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Editorial Assistants



Michael J Barber, BA

  • Assistant Managing Editor — UpToDate

Patrick Lacey, BA

  • Development Editor — UpToDate

Lane Whitman, MA

  • Editorial Assistant — UpToDate

Authors



J Dawn Abbott, MD, FACC

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Brown Medical School

Michael J Ackerman, MD, PhD

  • Windland Smith Rice Cardiovascular Genomics Research Professor
  • Professor of Medicine, Pediatrics, and Pharmacology
  • Director of Genetic Heart Rhythm Clinic and the Windland Smith Rice Sudden Death Genomics Laboratory
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

Harry Acquatella, MD, FACC, FAHA

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Universidad Central de Venezuela

M Jacob Adams, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor (retired)
  • University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Evan Adelstein, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh

Yehuda Adler, MD

  • Professor of Cardiology
  • Cardiac Rehabilitation Institute
  • Tel Aviv University, Israel

Jonathan Afilalo, MD, MSc, FACC, FRCPC(C)

  • Assistant Professor
  • Jewish General Hospital
  • McGill University

Rajiv Agarwal, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Indiana University School of Medicine

Brojendra N Agarwala, MD

  • Professor of Pediatrics
  • Pritzker School of Medicine of the University of Chicago

Maria I Aguilar, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Mayo Clinic Arizona

Hanna Ahmed, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Staff Cardiologist, Tufts Medical Center

Gabriel S Aldea, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery
  • University of Washington

Barbara D Alexander, MD, MHS

  • Professor of Medicine and Pathology
  • Duke University School of Medicine

Tarek Alhamad, MD, MS, FACP, FASN

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Washington University School of Medicine

Asif Ali, MD

  • University of Texas Health Science Center
  • Cardiovascular Medicine

Gilman B Allen, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Department of Medicine, University of Vermont

Larry Allen, MD, MHS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Medical Director, Advanced Heart Failure and Transplantation
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine

Joseph S Alpert, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Arizona Health Sciences Center

Richard F Ambinder, MD, PhD

  • James B Murphy Professor of Oncology
  • Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Sepideh Amin-Hanjani, MD

  • Professor
  • University of Illinois at Chicago

Naser M Ammash, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Charles Antzelevitch, PhD, FACC, FAHA, FHRS

  • Professor and Executive Director, Cardiovascular Research Program
  • Lankenau Institute of Medical Research, Wynnewood, PA
  • Director of Research, Lankenau Heart Institute, Wynnewood, PA
  • Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Sidney Kimmel Medical College, Thomas Jeffers

Gerald B Appel, MD

  • Section Editor — Glomerular Diseases
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Lawrence J Appel, MD, MPH

  • C. David Molina Professor of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Sary Aranki, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School

Ehrin J Armstrong, MD, MSc, FACC

  • Associate Professor Medicine
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine

Andrew Arnold, MD

  • Murray-Heilig Professor of Molecular Medicine
  • University of Connecticut

Robert M Arnold, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Palliative Care
  • Section Editor — General Principles of Palliative Care
  • Chief, Section of Palliative Care and Medical Ethics
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Julian M Aroesty, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Rishi Arora, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Northwestern University-Feinberg School of Medicine

Adelaide M Arruda-Olson, MD, PhD, FASE, FAHA

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Stanley W Ashley, MD

  • Section Editor — Pancreatic and Hepatobiliary Surgery
  • Chief Medical Officer and Senior Vice President for Clinical Affairs
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Frank Sawyer Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School

Ritu Asija, MD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Pediatrics
  • Division of Pediatric Cardiology, Stanford University

Samuel Asirvatham, MD

  • Section Editor — Long QT Syndrome
  • Professor of Medicine and Pediatrics
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

J. Wells Askew, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Aarti Asnani, MD

  • Instructor
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Jon C Aster, MD

  • Professor of Pathology
  • Harvard Medical School

Christine H Attenhofer-Jost, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Zurich
  • Klinik Im Park, Zurich Switzerland

Phyllis August, MD, MPH

  • Ralph A Baer, MD Professor of Research in Medicine
  • Director, Hypertension Center
  • Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
  • Weill Cornell Medical College

Gerard P Aurigemma, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School

Michael Avidan, MD

  • Section Editor — Surgical Critical Care
  • Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery
  • Washington University School of Medicine

Eric Awtry, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Hakan Ay, MD

  • Stroke Service, Department of Neurology
  • A.A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Department of Radiology
  • Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Harvard Medical School

Rabih R Azar, MD, MSc, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • St. Joseph University School of Medicine

John R Bach, MD

  • Professor, Department of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Emile Bacha, MD, FACS

  • Calvin F. Barber Professor of Surgery
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Larry M Baddour, MD, FIDSA, FAHA

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Jasmohan S Bajaj, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Virginia Commonwealth University and McGuire VA Medical Center

Steven K Baker, MSc, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Neuromuscular Disease Clinic
  • Faculty of Health Sciences
  • McMaster University

George L Bakris, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Nephrology
  • Section Editor — Hypertension
  • Professor of Medicine
  • The University of Chicago

Marie R Baldisseri, MD, FCCM

  • Professor of Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Amy C Bales, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Midwestern University, Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine

Rasheed A Balogun, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Virginia

Jeffrey D Band, MD, FACP, FIDSA

  • Attending Physician, Section of Infectious Diseases and International Medicine
  • Beaumont Hospital-Royal Oak, MI
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine

Geoffrey Barnes, MD, MSc

  • Clinical Lecturer
  • Cardiovascular Medicine and Vascular Medicine
  • University of Michigan Health System

Fermin Barrueto, Jr, MD, FACEP, FAAEM, FACMT

  • Clinical Associate Professor
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine

Neal R Barshes, MD, MPH, FACS

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Baylor College of Medicine

Robert Bartlett, MD

  • Professor Emeritus
  • University of Michigan Health Systems

Jan Basile, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Medical University of South Carolina
  • Ralph H Johnson Veterans Affairs Medical Center

Velislav Batchvarov, MD

  • Research Fellow
  • St. George's, University of London

Kenneth A Bauer, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Richard A Baum, MD

  • Associate Professor of Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School

Jeroen J Bax, MD, PhD

  • Section Editor — Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging and Stress Testing
  • Professor of Cardiology
  • Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Richard C Becker, MD

  • Mabel Stearns Stonehill Endowed Professor of Medicine
  • Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Director and Physician-in-Chief
  • Heart, Lung, and Vascular Institute
  • University of Cincinnati/UC Health

Malcolm R Bell, MBBS, FRACP, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Cassandra Bellamy, PharmD, BCPS

  • Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Medical Intensive Care Unit
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Lisa M Bellini, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania Medical Center

John F Beltrame, BSc, BMBS, FRACP, PhD, FESC, FACC, FCSANZ

  • Michell Professor of Medicine
  • University of Adelaide
  • Discipline of Medicine
  • The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Campus

David Benditt, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Cardiac Arrhythmia Center
  • University of Minnesota Medical School

William M Bennett, MD

  • Medical Director
  • Legacy Good Samaritan Transplant Services

James R Berenson, MD

  • Medical and Scientific Director
  • Institute for Myeloma and Bone Cancer Research

Jeffrey S Berger, MD, MS, FAHA, FACC

  • Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology and Hematology)
  • Associate Professor of Surgery (Vascular Surgery)
  • New York University School of Medicine

Charles I Berul, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Pediatrics
  • George Washington University

Lauren Beslow, MD, MSCE

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Neurology
  • Director, Pediatric and Neonatal Stroke Program
  • Yale School of Medicine

Steven Bird, MD, FACEP

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School

Emma Jane Birks, MD, PhD, FRCP

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Louisville
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Director of Advanced Heart Failure, Transplant and Mechanical Support
  • Jewish Hospital & St. Mary's HealthCare

John D Bisognano, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine, Cardiology
  • University of Rochester Medical Center

John A Bittl, MD

  • Munroe Heart and Vascular Institute
  • Munroe Regional Medical Center

Edward A Bittner, MD, PhD, MSEd, FCCM

  • Associate Professor of Anaesthesia
  • Harvard Medical School

Robert M Black, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • University of Massachusetts Medical Center

James H Black, III, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Johns Hopkins University

Philipp Blanke, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Department of Radiology
  • St. Paul’s Hospital and University of British Columbia

Ron Blankstein, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School

Donald B Bloch, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Michael J Bloch, MD, FACP, FASH, FSVM, FNLA

  • Associate Professor, University of Nevada School of Medicine
  • Medical Director, Vascular Care, Renown Regional Medical Center

Gerald S Bloomfield, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine & Global Health
  • Duke University

Michael Bodmer, MD, MSc

  • Division of General Internal Medicine
  • Bern University Hospital, Inselspital, Bern, Switzerland
  • Pharmacoepidemiology Unit, Pharmaceutical Sciences
  • University Hospital Basel, Switzerland

Barry A Borlaug, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Edward W Boyer, MD, PhD

  • Director of Academic Development
  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

D Craig Brater, MD

  • Emeritus Dean, Indiana University School of Medicine
  • Vice President for Programs, Regenstrief Foundation

Lynne T Braun, PhD, RN, CNP

  • UpToDate NP Advisory Board Member
  • Professor of Nursing
  • Rush University College of Nursing

Alan C Braverman, MD

  • Alumni Endowed Professor in Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Washington University School of Medicine
  • Director, Marfan Syndrome Clinic
  • Director, Inpatient Cardiology Firm

George A Bray, MD

  • Boyd Professor Emeritus, Pennington Biomedical Research Center/Louisiana State University
  • Professor of Medicine Emeritus, Louisiana State University Health Science Center

Jeffrey A Breall, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Indiana University School of Medicine

Stephen JD Brecker, MD, FRCP, FESC, FACC

  • Section Editor — Valvular and Aortic Disease
  • Chief of Cardiology
  • Clinical Academic Group
  • St. George's Hospital & University of London

Daniel C Brennan, MD, FACP

  • Editor-in-Chief — Nephrology
  • Section Editor — Renal Transplantation
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Medical Director and Co-Director of the Comprehensive Transplant Center, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Nephrology
  • Johns Hopkins Medical School

David W Brown, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School

Nicholas A Buckley, MD, FRACP

  • Professor of Clinical Pharmacology
  • University of Sydney Medical School
  • Clinical Toxicologist
  • Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

Michael J Burns, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Alfred Buxton, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Clinical Electrophysiology Laboratory
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Caroline Bérubé, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine (Hematology)
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Michael E Cain, MD

  • Vice President for Health Sciences, Dean of the Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
  • University at Buffalo, Buffalo

Leonard H Calabrese, DO

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University

David A Calhoun, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham

David J Callans, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

A John Camm, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Cardiology
  • St. George's, University of London

Patrícia Canhão, MD, PhD

  • Stroke Neurologist, Stroke Unit, Department of Neurosciences
  • Hospital de Santa Maria, Lisboa, Portugal

Christopher P Cannon, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Daniel J Cantillon, MD, FACC, HRS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

Qi Ling Cao, MD

  • Director, Echocardiography Research Laboratory, Cardiac Program
  • Sidra Medical and Research Center
  • Doha, Qatar

Louis R Caplan, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Jeffrey P Carpenter, MD

  • Professor and Chairman
  • Department of Surgery
  • Cooper Medical School of Rowan University, Camden, NJ

John D Carroll, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Colorado Denver, School of Medicine

Joseph P Carrozza, MD

  • Vice President
  • Steward Cardiovascular Network
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Jeffrey L Carson, MD

  • Provost, New Brunswick Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences, Rutgers University
  • Richard C Reynolds Professor of Medicine
  • Vice Chair, Research
  • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School

Donald O Castell, MD

  • AGA Peer Reviewer
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Esophageal Disorders Program
  • Medical University of South Carolina

Alessandro Ceschi, MD

  • Head Division of Science
  • Swiss Toxicological Information Centre, Associated Institute of the University of Zurich
  • Department of Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology
  • University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland

Elizabeth Chaitin, DHCE

  • Assistant Professor, Section of Palliative Care and Medical Ethics Services
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Julio A Chalela, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Medical University of South Carolina

Edward D Chan, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • National Jewish Health

Dipak Chandy, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Neurology
  • New York Medical College

Arlene B Chapman, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Imran Chaudhary, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • University of Rochester Medical Center

Melvin D Cheitlin, MD

  • Emeritus Professor of Medicine
  • University of California, San Francisco

Horng H Chen, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Daniel Chernoff, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor in Radiology
  • Albany Medical Center

Albert T Cheung, MD

  • Professor of Anesthesia
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Alfred K Cheung, MD

  • Professor of Internal Medicine
  • University of Utah School of Medicine

Sanjiv Chopra, MD, MACP

  • Editor-in-Chief — Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Section Editor — General Hepatology; Gallbladder and Biliary Tract Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Senior Consultant in Hepatology
  • James Tullis Firm Chief
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Tushar A Chopra, MD

  • Assistant Professor Of Medicine
  • University of Virginia Health System

Jason Chu, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Vivian H Chu, MD, MHS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Duke University Medical Center

Mina K Chung, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University

Peter F Clardy, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Gilles Clermont, MDCM, MSc

  • Associate Professor
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Rebecca Cogswell, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • University of Minnesota

Jay N Cohn, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Minnesota School of Medicine

Steven L Cohn, MD, FACP, SFHM

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Felipe B Collares, MD

  • Instructor in Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School

Wilson S Colucci, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Michelle V Conde, MD

  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • University of Texas Health Science Center
  • San Antonio

Heidi M Connolly, MD, FASE

  • Section Editor — Congenital Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Louis S Constine, MD

  • Professor of Radiation Oncology and Pediatrics
  • Vice Chair
  • University of Rochester Medical Center

Stephanie Cooper, MD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

Leslie T Cooper, Jr, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

Ramon Corbalan, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Division
  • Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile

Jonathan M Cordeiro, PhD

  • Research Scientist
  • Masonic Medical Research Laboratory
  • Utica, NY

Mary Corretti, MD, FACC

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital School of Medicine

Karen H Costenbader, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Anthony J Courey, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Pulmonary and Critical Care
  • University of Michigan Medical Center

Ethan Cowan, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Emergency Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology & Population Health
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Filippo Crea, MD

  • Professor of Cardiology
  • Head, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine and Thoracic Sciences
  • Catholic University Rome

Brett L Cucchiara, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • University of Pennsylvania Medical Center

Rochelle Cunningham, MD

  • Staff Physician
  • Park West Medical Center, Baltimore, MD

Donald Cutlip, MD

  • Section Editor — Interventional Cardiology
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center

Miles Dalby, MD, FRCP, FESC

  • Consultant Cardiologist
  • Royal Brompton & Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
  • Senior Lecturer
  • Imperial College, London

Peter G Danias, MD, PhD, FACC, FESC

  • Adjunct Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Mark G Davies, MD, PhD, MBA, FACS, FACC

  • Professor of Surgery and Chief, Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
  • University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
  • Medical Director, South Texas Center for Vascular Care
  • University Health System

Sarah D de Ferranti, MD, MPH

  • Director, Preventive Cardiology Clinic
  • Department of Cardiology
  • Boston Children's Hospital

Eric de Groot, MD, PhD

  • Clinical Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Bioinformatics, Academic Medical Centre, Amsterdam
  • Imagelabonline & Cardiovascular, Eindhoven and Lunteren

Joseph Dearani, MD

  • Chair, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery
  • Mayo Clinic

Malcolm M DeCamp, MD

  • Fowler McCormick Professor of Surgery
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Jeanne M DeCara, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Pritzker School of Medicine of the University of Chicago

Brian S Decker, MD, PharmD

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Indiana University Department of Medicine

Prakash C Deedwania, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

Christopher deFilippi, MD, FACC

  • Vice Chair of Academic Affairs
  • Inova Heart and Vascular Institute

Victoria Delgado, MD, PhD

  • Cardiologist; Department of Cardiology
  • Leiden University Medical Center

Shoma Desai, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • LAC and USC Medical Center

PJ Devereaux, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology
  • McMaster University

Luigi Di Biase, MD, PhD, FHRS, FACC

  • Cardiologist, Electrophysiologist, Section Head Electrophysiology, Director of Arrhythmia Services, Professor of Medicine, Department of Medicine (Cardiology), Albert Einstein College of Medicine at Montefiore Hospital, New York
  • Senior Researcher, Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute at St. David's M

Martin Dichgans, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München

William P Docken, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Pamela S Douglas, MD

  • Ursula Geller Professor of Research in Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Duke University Medical Center

James D Douketis, MD, FRCPC, FACP, FCCP

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • McMaster University

Brian C Downey, MD, FACC

  • Deputy Editor — Cardiology
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Thomas Doyle, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Mark H Drazner, MD, MSc

  • Professor
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Richard H Drew, PharmD, MS, FCCP, FIDP

  • Professor, Campbell University College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
  • Associate Professor and Clinical Pharmacist, Infectious Diseases
  • Duke University Medical Center

Frank W Drislane, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Alexander W Dromerick, MD

  • Professor and Chair of Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Professor of Neurology
  • Georgetown University Medical Center
  • MedStar National Rehabilitation Hospital

Raphael Duivenvoorden, MD, PhD

  • Academic Medical Center
  • University of Amsterdam
  • Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Shannon M Dunlay, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor of Health Services Research and Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Paul Durrington, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Physician to Manchester Royal Infirmary
  • University of Manchester

Marc Dweck, MD, PhD

  • Consultant Cardiologist and Senior Lecturer
  • University of Edinburgh

Kim A Eagle, MD, MACC

  • Albion Walter Hewlett Professor of Internal Medicine
  • University of Michigan

Matthew A Edwardson, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • Georgetown University Medical Center

Brent M Egan, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine-Greenville
  • Chief Science Officer, Care Coordination Institute

Alexander C Egbe, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Mayo Clinic

Georg B Ehret, MD

  • Division of Cardiology
  • Geneva University Hospitals, Switzerland
  • McKusick Institute of Genetic Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins University

As'ad Ehtisham, MD, MBBS, FAHA

  • Vascular Neurology, Stroke & Neuro Critical Care Program
  • Banner Thunderbird Medical Center

Andreas Eicken, MD, PhD, FESC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • German Heart Centre

John F Eidt, MD

  • Section Editor — Vascular and Endovascular Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery, Texas A&M Health Science Center
  • Vice Chair of Vascular Surgical Services, Baylor Heart and Vascular Hospital at Dallas

Andrew J Einstein, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA

  • Herbert Irving Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Columbia University Medical Center

Howard J Eisen, MD

  • Thomas J Vischer Professor of Medicine
  • Drexel University College of Medicine

Mickey S Eisenberg, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

Mackram F Eleid, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic

Mitchell SV Elkind, MD, MS, FAAN

  • Professor of Neurology and Epidemiology
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

William J Elliott, MD, PhD

  • Section Editor — Hypertension
  • Professor of Preventive Medicine, Internal Medicine and Pharmacology
  • Head, Division of Pharmacology
  • Chair, Department of Biomedical Sciences
  • Pacific Northwest University of Health Sciences, Yakima, WA

Michael Emmett, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Nephrology
  • Section Editor — Fluid and Electrolytes
  • Chief of Internal Medicine
  • Baylor University Medical Center

Maurice Enriquez-Sarano, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Scott K Epstein, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Uta Erdbruegger, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • University of Virginia

Ronald M Fairman, MD

  • Professor of Surgery and Radiology
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Ronald J Falk, MD

  • Nan and Hugh Cullman Eminent Professor of Nephrology
  • Chair, Department of Medicine
  • Director, UNC Kidney Center
  • University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

James C Fang, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Utah

David P Faxon, MD

  • Senior Lecturer
  • Harvard Medical School

Reza Fazel, MD, MSc

  • Associate Physician
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Harvard Medical School

Peter F Fedullo, MD

  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • University of California San Diego Medical Center

Thomas Fekete, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Microbiology
  • Temple University School of Medicine

David J Feller-Kopman, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital

José M Ferro, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Faculdade de Medicina de Lisboa

Stephen J Ferzoco, MD

  • Lecturer, Department of Surgery
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Thomas M File, Jr, MD

  • Section Editor — Pulmonary Infections
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Northeast Ohio Medical University

David Filsoof, MD

  • Physician
  • Cedars Sinai Heart Institute

Aloke Finn, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Maryland
  • Medical Director
  • CVPath Institute Inc

Frank A Fish, MD

  • Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Marc Fisher, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Jay A Fishman, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Director, Transplant Infectious Disease and Compromised Host Program
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Steven Flamm, MD

  • Chief, Liver Transplantation Program
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Northwestern University

Lee A Fleisher, MD

  • Robert D Dripps Professor and Chair of Anesthesiology and Critical Care
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Patricia M Flynn, MD

  • Member, Department of Infectious Diseases
  • St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
  • Professor of Pediatrics
  • University of Tennessee, Memphis

Michael R Foley, MD

  • Professor
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix

John P Forman, MD, MSc

  • Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate
  • Deputy Editor — Nephrology
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Elyse Foster, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • University of California, San Francisco

Robert P Frantz, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Jane E Freedman, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • UMass Memorial Heart and Vascular Center

Neil Freedman, MD

  • Head, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, Allergy and Immunology
  • North Shore University Health System

Rosario V Freeman, MD, MS

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

W David Freeman, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Mayo Clinic

Joy L Fridey, MD

  • Regional Medical Director
  • American Red Cross Blood Services, Southern California

Jonathan W Friedberg, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • James P Wilmot Cancer Center, University of Rochester

Scott L Friedman, MD

  • Fishberg Professor of Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Daniel R Frisch, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Thomas Jefferson University

Barry Fuchs, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Anthon R Fuisz, MD, FACC

  • Director of Advanced Cardiac Imaging
  • Westchester Medical Center
  • New York Medical College

David R Fulton, MD

  • Section Editor — Pediatric Cardiology
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School

Karen L Furie, MD, MPH

  • Chair and Professor of Neurology
  • Alpert Medical School of Brown University

William H Gaasch, MD

  • Section Editor — Valvular Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Senior Consultant in Cardiology
  • Lahey Clinic

David F Gaieski, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Sidney Kimmel Medical College at Thomas Jefferson University

Michael Ganetsky, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Leonard I Ganz, MD, FHRS, FACC

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • Heritage Valley Health System

Alan M Garber, MD, PhD

  • Provost/Harvard University

Ann C Garlitski, MD, FACC, FHRS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
  • Hofstra University

Eric Garshick, MD, MOH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Robert Gaynes, MD

  • Professor, Emory University School of Medicine
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Alex George, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Baylor College of Medicine

Thomas C Gerber, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA

  • Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • College of Medicine, Mayo Clinic

Bernard J Gersh, MB, ChB, DPhil, FRCP, MACC

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease; Myopericardial Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Mark Gestring, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics
  • University of Rochester School of Medicine

Elsa-Grace Giardina, MD, MS, FACC, FACP, FAHA

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Center for Women’s Health
  • Columbia University Medical Center

Allan Gibofsky, MD, JD, FACP, FCLM

  • Professor of Medicine and Public Health
  • Weill Medical College of Cornell University

C Michael Gibson, MS, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Michael M Givertz, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Eric Goldberg, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine

Ary L Goldberger, MD

  • Section Editor — Electrocardiography
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Michael A Golden, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • University of Pennsylvania

James A Goldstein, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Oakland University William Beaumont Hospital School of Medicine

Larry B Goldstein, MD, FAAN, FANA, FAHA

  • Professor and Chairman of Neurology
  • Co-Director, Kentucky Neuroscience Institute
  • KY Clinic - University of Kentucky

Thomas A Golper, MD

  • Section Editor — Dialysis
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center

David Goltzman, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • McGill University
  • Senior Physician, Division of Endocrinology and Department of Medicine
  • McGill University Health Centre

John Gorcsan, III, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Director of Clinical Research
  • Division of Cardiology
  • Washington University in St. Louis

Stephen S Gottlieb, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine

Christopher B Granger, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Duke University Medical Center

Steven M Greenberg, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Christina L Greene, MD

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery Resident
  • Stanford University

Michael A Gropper, MD, PhD

  • Professor and Chair
  • Department of Anesthesia and Perioperative Care
  • University of California, San Francisco

Rishi Gupta, MD

  • Wellstar Medical Group, Neurosurgery
  • Wellstar Health System

Paul A Gurbel, MD

  • Director, Cardiovascular Research, Inova Heart and Vascular Institute
  • Professor
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Finn Gustafsson, MD, PhD

  • Consultant Cardiologist
  • The Heart Centre
  • University of Copenhagen

Amir Haghighat, MD, FACC

  • Medical Director, Cardiac Catheterization Lab
  • Bay Medical Center, Panama City, Florida

Rula A Hajj-Ali, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

Matthew Hallman, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • U of Washington Dept of Anesthesiology

MeiLan King Han, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor
  • University of Michigan Medical Center

Hidehiko Hara, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Toho University Ohashi Medical Center

Karen Hardinger, PharmD, BCPS

  • Clinical Professor
  • University of Missouri-Kansas City

Louise Harris, MBChB

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University Health Network, Toronto General Hospital

Kohei Hasegawa, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor
  • Harvard Medical School

Derek J Hausenloy, MD, PhD, FRCP, FACC, FESC

  • Professor
  • Signature Research Program in Cardiovascular & Metabolic Diseases
  • Duke-National University Singapore

David L Hayes, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Rodney A Hayward, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Public Health
  • University of Michigan

Michele Heath, LP, CCP

  • Perfusionist
  • Durham VA Medical Center

E Kevin Heist, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Gary V Heller, MD, PhD, FACC, MASNC

  • Section Editor — Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine Morristown Medical Center

Robert G Hendrickson, MD

  • Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Program Director, Medical Toxicology Fellowship
  • Associate Medical Director, Oregon Poison Center
  • Oregon Health and Science University

Charles H Hennekens, MD, DrPH

  • First Sir Richard Doll Professor & Senior Academic Advisor to the Dean, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University
  • Clinical Professor, Nova Southeastern University
  • Voluntary Professor, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Meharry Medical College, and Baylor Colle

William L Henrich, MD, MACP

  • Professor of Medicine
  • President of the Health Science Center
  • University of Texas Health Science Center School of Medicine

Ray E Hershberger, MD

  • Professor of Medicine (Cardiology and Human Genetics)
  • Ohio State University

Charles A Herzog, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Hennepin County Medical Center/University of Minnesota

Dean Hess, RRT, PhD

  • Teaching Associate
  • Harvard Medical School

John R Hess, MD, MPH

  • Professor
  • University of Washington School of Medicine

Daren K Heyland, MD, FRCPC, MSc

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Queen's University, Ontario, Canada

Patricia L Hibberd, MD, PhD

  • Chair, Department of Global Health
  • Boston University School of Public Health

Susan Hickenbottom, MD, MS

  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Neurology
  • University of Michigan

Jorge Hidalgo, MD

  • Professor of Critical Care; Chief, Divison of Critical Care
  • Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital/Belize Healthcare Partners

John Higgins, MD, MBA, MPHIL, FACC, FAHA, FACP, FACSM, FASNC

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth)

Ziyad M Hijazi, MD, MPH, FAAP, FACC, MSCAI, FAHA

  • Professor of Pediatrics, Weill Cornell Medicine
  • Chairman, Department of Pediatrics & Director, Cardiac Program
  • Sidra Medical & Research Center
  • Doha, Qatar

Karl F Hilgers, MD

  • Professor of Internal Medicine and Hypertension Research
  • Friedrich-Alexander University, Erlangen-Nuremberg
  • Vice Chair, Department of Nephrology and Hypertension
  • Erlangen University Hospital

Nicholas S Hill, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Irl B Hirsch, MD

  • Section Editor — Diabetes Mellitus
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington School of Medicine

Mark A Hlatky, MD

  • Professor of Health Research and Policy, Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Judith S Hochman, MD

  • Harold Snyder Family Professor of Cardiology
  • New York University School of Medicine

Robert J Hoffman, MD

  • Qatar Poison Center
  • Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Sidra Medical and Research Center

Robert S Hoffman, MD

  • Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Director, Division of Medical Toxicology, Ronald O. Perelman Department of Emergency Medicine
  • New York University School of Medicine

Brian D Hoit, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Physiology and Biophysics
  • Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals of Cleveland

Thomas A Holly, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

David R Holmes, Jr, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Munther K Homoud, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

William Hopkins, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Vermont College of Medicine

Evelyn Horn, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Weill Cornell Medicine/Cornell University

Leora Horwitz, MD, MHS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • New York University School of Medicine

Linden Hu, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

John T Huggins, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Medical University of South Carolina

Gene G Hunder, MD

  • Section Editor — Vasculitis
  • Emeritus Consultant
  • Professor Emeritus
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Robert C Hyzy, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Michigan Medical Center

Massimo Imazio, MD, FESC

  • Contract Professor of Physiology and Cardiology
  • University Division of Cardiology, Department of Medical Sciences, AOU Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino.
  • Department of Public Health and Pediatrics, University of Torino.

David H Ingbar, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, Physiology, and Pediatrics
  • University of Minnesota School of Medicine

Silvio E Inzucchi, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Koto Ishida, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • NYU Medical Center

Ami E Iskandrian, MD, MACC, MASNC

  • Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • Editor-in- Chief
  • J Nuclear Cardiology

Theodore Iwashyna, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
  • Center for Clinical Management Research, Ann Arbor VA

Bertrand L Jaber, MD, MS, FASN

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Elizabeth Jackson, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • University of Michigan Health System

Teresa L Jacobs, MD

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Neurosurgery and Neurology
  • University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Center

Allan S Jaffe, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Valluvan Jeevanandam, MD

  • Chief, Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery
  • Professor of Surgery
  • The University of Chicago Medicine and Biological Sciences

John Jefferies, MD, MPH, FACC, FAHA

  • Professor, Pediatric Cardiology and Adult Cardiovascular Diseases
  • The Heart Institute
  • Professor, Division of Human Genetics
  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Jonathan Johnson, MD

  • Consultant, Pediatric Cardiology
  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Medical Director, Pediatric Heart Transplant Program
  • Mayo Clinic

Nicholas J Johnson, MD

  • Acting Assistant Professor
  • Division of Emergency Medicine, University of Washington

Martin F Joyce-Brady, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, The Pulmonary Center
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Christopher Kabrhel, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Robert M Kacmarek, PhD, RRT

  • Professor of Anesthesia
  • Harvard Medical School

David S Kang, MD, PhD

  • Director of Biomedical Genetics
  • Rush Medical College

Souha S Kanj, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Head, Division of Infectious Diseases,
  • Chairperson, Infection Control Program
  • American University of Beirut Medical Center

Joseph P Kannam, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Preeti Kansal, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

Andre A Kaplan, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Connecticut Health Center

Norman M Kaplan, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Nephrology
  • Section Editor — Hypertension
  • Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Siddhartha G Kapnadak, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
  • University of Washington School of Medicine

Adolf W Karchmer, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Scott E Kasner, MD

  • Section Editor — Stroke
  • Professor of Neurology
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Mounzer Kassab, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Michigan State University

John JP Kastelein, MD, PhD, FESC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Academic Medical Center, University of Amsterdam
  • Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Carol A Kauffman, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Infectious Diseases
  • Section Editor — Fungal Infections
  • Professor of Internal Medicine
  • University of Michigan Medical School
  • Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System

David A Kaufman, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • NYU School of Medicine

Ann Kavanaugh-McHugh, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Clive Kearon, MB, MRCP(I), FRCP(C), PhD

  • Jack Hirsh Professorship in Thromboembolism
  • Department of Medicine, McMaster University

Electron Kebebew, MD, FACS

  • Senior Investigator
  • Chief, Endocrine Oncology Branch
  • National Cancer Institute
  • Professor of Surgery
  • George Washington University School of Medicine & Health Sciences

Mark A Kelley, MD, MACP

  • Visiting Scholar, Harvard Business School
  • Physician, Pulmonary-Critical Care Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital

Harold L Kennedy, MD, MPH

  • Adjunctive Professor of Medicine and Cardiovascular Diseases
  • University of Missouri School of Medicine

Morton J Kern, MD, MSCAI, FAHA, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of California, Irvine

Amir S Khan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • UCSF Fresno

Pooja Khatri, MD, MSc

  • Professor, Dept of Neurology and Rehabilitation Medicine
  • University of Cincinnati

Michael S Kiernan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University Medical School

Stephen E Kimmel, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology
  • University of Pennsylvania

Carey Kimmelstiel, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Talmadge E King, Jr, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • Section Editor — Interstitial Lung Disease
  • Dean, School of Medicine
  • Vice Chancellor, Medical Affairs
  • University of California San Francisco

Peter Kistler, MBBS, FRACP, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Head, Clinical Electrophysiology Research
  • Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute

Irwin Klein, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Endocrinology
  • NYU School of Medicine

Steven Kleinman, MD

  • Section Editor — Transfusion Medicine
  • Clinical Professor of Pathology
  • University of British Columbia, Vancouver

Bruce D Klugherz, MD

  • Medical Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
  • Abington Memorial Hospital, Abington, PA

Bradley P Knight, MD, FACC

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

Robb D Kociol, MD

  • Associate Director
  • Advanced Heart Failure program
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Peter R Koenig, MD, FACC, FASE

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics
  • Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University

Daniel M Kolansky, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Marin H Kollef, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Washington University School of Medicine

Frank Kolodgie, PhD

  • Associate Director
  • CVPath Institute, Inc.

Barbara A Konkle, MD

  • Director, Clinical and Translational Research
  • Bloodworks Northwest
  • Professor of Medicine/Hematology
  • University of Washington

Marvin Konstam, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Daryl J Kor, MD

  • Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Mayo Clinic

Peter Kotanko, MD

  • Docent of Internal Medicine
  • Innsbruck Medical University, Austria
  • Research Director
  • Renal Research Institute, New York

Eugene C Kovalik, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Duke University Medical Center

Andrew Krahn, MD

  • Professor, Division of Cardiology
  • University of British Columbia

Christopher M Kramer, MD, FACC, FAHA

  • Ruth C. Heede Professor of Cardiology
  • Professor of Radiology
  • University of Virginia Health System

Naomi R Kramer, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Eric V Krieger, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington School of Medicine

Udhay Krishnan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Weill Cornell Medicine/Cornell University

Itzhak Kronzon, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASE

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Lenox Hill Interventional Cardiac and Vascular Services

Harlan Krumholz, MD

  • Harold H. Hines Jr. Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Professor of Investigative Medicine and of Public Health (Health Policy)
  • Yale School of Medicine

Jonathan B Kruskal, MD, PhD

  • Section Editor — Kidney Disease
  • Professor of Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School

Kapil Kumar, MD

  • Clinical Instructor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Shana Kusin, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine and Medical Toxicology
  • Oregon Health and Science University

Luke S Kusmirek, MD, FACC

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Director, Drexel Atrial Arrhythmia Center
  • Division of Cardiology

Roger J Laham, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Roberto M Lang, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Pritzker School of Medicine of the University of Chicago

Anne M Larson, MD, FACP, FAASLD, AGAF

  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • Clinic Chief
  • UW Medicine/NWH Hepatology
  • Northwest Hospital and Medical Center

Richard A Larson, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Hematology
  • Section Editor — Leukemia
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine

Anita LaSala, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Obstetrics-Gynecology
  • Columbia University Medical Center

Harold L Lazar, MD

  • Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Karin Leder, MBBS, FRACP, PhD, MPH, DTMH

  • Section Editor — Travel Medicine
  • Head of Infectious Diseases Unit
  • Monash University, Australia

Eudocia Quant Lee, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Men-Jean Lee, MD

  • Associate Professor
  • University of Hawaii

Richard Lee, MD, MBA

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Co-Director, Center for Comprehensive Cardiovascular Care
  • St. Louis University

Jonathon Leipsic, MD, FRCPC, FSCCT

  • Associate Professor
  • University of British Columbia & Providence Health Care

Krista L Lentine, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Amir Lerman, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Thomas Levin, MD

  • Advocate Heart Institute
  • Advocate Medical Group
  • Oak Lawn, Illinois

Martin M LeWinter, MD

  • Section Editor — Myopericardial Disease
  • Professor of Medicine and Molecular Physiology and Biophysics
  • University of Vermont

Orfeas Liangos, MD, FASN

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

David S Liebeskind, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • University of California, Los Angeles

João Lima, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins University Medical School

A Michael Lincoff, MD

  • Director, Center for Clinical Research
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University

Mark S Link, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center

Gregory YH Lip, MD, FRCPE, FESC, FACC

  • Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • The University of Birmingham, UK

Gregg Lipschik, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Jose Lopez-Sendon, MD, PhD

  • Chief, Cardiology Department
  • Hospital Universitario La Paz
  • Instituto de Investigación La PAZ

David J Lucier, MD, MBA, MPH, CPPS

  • Instructor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
  • Assistant in Medicine, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Director of Quality and Patient Safety for Hospital Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital

Andrew M Luks, MD

  • Professor - Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care, and Sleep Medicine
  • Department of Medicine, University of Washington

Samuel Lévy, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Cardiology
  • University of Marseille, France

Benedito C Maciel, MD, FACC

  • Full Professor of Medicine
  • Medical School of Ribeirao Preto
  • University of São Paulo, Brazil

Graeme MacLaren, MBBS, FCICM, FRACP, FCCM

  • Critical care physician
  • National University Hospital, Singapore
  • The Royal Children's Hospital, Melbourne, Australia

Colm C Magee, MD, MPH, FRCPI

  • Clinical Lecturer in Medicine
  • Royal College of Surgeons

Simon A Mahler, MD, MS

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Wake Forest School of Medicine

Lionel U Mailloux, MD, FACP

  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • Hofstra Northwell School of Medicine

Arshad Majid, MB, ChB, FRCP

  • Consultant Neurologist
  • Salford Royal Hospital, Salford, England

Arjun Majithia, MD

  • Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Lahey Clinic, Burlington, MA

Jonathan C Makielski, MD, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Wisconsin-Madison

Atul Malhotra, MD

  • Kenneth M Moser Professor, Department of Medicine
  • University of California, San Diego

Andrew Malone, MB, BCh, MRCPI

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Division of Nephrology
  • Department of Medicine, Washington University School of Medicine

Scott Manaker, MD, PhD

  • Section Editor — Critical Care
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Jordi Mancebo, MD

  • Associate Professor, Servei de Medicina Intensiva
  • Hospital de Sant Pau, Barcelona, Spain

Donna Mancini, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Jess Mandel, MD

  • Section Editor — Pulmonary Vascular Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of California, San Diego

J Michael Mangrum, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Virginia

Johannes FE Mann, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Friedrich Alexander University of Erlangen-Nürnberg
  • International Scholar, Population Health Research Institute, McMaster University, Canada

Samuel J Mann, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
  • NY Presbyterian Hospital – Weill Cornell Medical College

Warren J Manning, MD

  • Section Editor — Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging and Stress Testing
  • Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • Harvard Medical School

Antonis S Manolis, MD

  • Professor of Cardiology
  • Athens University School of Medicine

Alvaro Marco del Castillo, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University Hospital Ramon and Cajal

Joseph E Marine, MD, FACC, FHRS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Associate Director of Electrophysiology
  • Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

J Antonio Marin-Neto, MD, PhD, FACC

  • Full Professor of Medicine
  • Head, Interventional Cardiology Unit, Department of Internal Medicine
  • Medical School of Ribeirao Preto
  • University of São Paulo, Brazil

Lawrence B Marks, MD

  • Department of Radiation Oncology
  • UNC Hospitals and University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

Martin S Maron, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Kathryn A Martin, MD

  • Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate
  • Deputy Editor — Endocrinology and Patient Education
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Niels Martin, MD, FACS, FCCM

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • University of Pennsylvania's School of Medicine

Ronald Mastouri, MD, FACC

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Krannert Institute of Cardiology
  • Indiana University Schoo

David B Matchar, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Pathology
  • Duke University Medical Center
  • Director, Program in Health Services and Systems Research
  • Duke-NUS Medical School

Melissa Mattison, MD, SFHM

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Addison K May, MD

  • Professor of Surgery and Anesthesiology
  • University of Vanderbilt Medical Center, Nashville

Paul Mayo, MD

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine

Bongani Mayosi, MBChB, PhD, FCP(SA)

  • Professor of Medicine and Dean: Faculty of Health Science
  • University of Cape Town

William McBride, MD

  • Clinical Assistant Professor
  • Department of Internal Medicine
  • Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine

Mark O McCarron, MD, FRCP

  • Consultant Neurologist
  • Altnagelvin Hospital

Colin McDonald, MD

  • Instructor in Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Michael L McGarvey, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Stuart McGrane, MBChB

  • Assistant Professor of Anesthesiology
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center

William J McKenna, MD

  • Section Editor — Myopericardial Disease
  • Professor of Cardiology
  • University College, London

Christopher J McLeod, MB, ChB, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

C Crawford Mechem, MD, FACEP

  • Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Ankit Mehta, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Department of Internal Medicine, Texas A&M College of Medicine, Dallas
  • Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas

James B Meigs, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Peter A Merkel, MD, MPH

  • Section Editor — Vasculitis
  • Chief, Division of Rheumatology
  • University of Pennsylvania

Steven R Messé, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Theo E Meyer, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Chief, Clinical Cardiology
  • Director, Advanced Heart Failure Program
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School
  • UMassMemorial Medical Center

Mark E Mikkelsen, MD, MSCE

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania

Chadwick Miller, MD, MS

  • Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine
  • Wake Forest School of Medicine

Erica Mitchell, MD, FACS

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Division of Vascular Surgery
  • Oregon Health & Science University

Marc E Mitchell, MD

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • University of Mississippi School of Medicine

Dania Mohty, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Cardiology
  • CHU Limoges, Limoges

Bruce A Molitoris, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Indiana University School of Medicine

Victor Mor-Avi, PhD

  • Research Associate (Professor)
  • University of Chicago

James P Morgan, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

David A Morrow, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

David B Mount, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Dariush Mozaffarian, MD, DrPH

  • Dean of Friedman School of Nutrition Science & Policy
  • Tufts University

J Brent Muhlestein, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Utah

Michael T Mullen, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Sabina A Murphy, MPH

  • TIMI Study Group
  • Harvard Medical School

Gerald V Naccarelli, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Penn State University College of Medicine

Arun Nagdev, MD

  • Medicine Director, Emergency Ultrasound
  • Highland General Hospital
  • Assistant Clinical Professor
  • University of California, San Francisco

Sherif F Nagueh, MD, FACC, FAHA, FASE

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Weill Cornell Medical College

Sanjiv M Narayan, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Robert S Negrin, MD

  • Section Editor — Bone Marrow Transplantation
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Tomas G Neilan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Catherine Nelson-Piercy, MA, FRCP, FRCOG

  • Professor of Obstetric Medicine
  • Guy's & St. Thomas Foundation Trust

David G Neschis, MD

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Surgery
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine

Richard W Nesto, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Giora Netzer, MD, MSCE

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Associate Professor of Epidemiology
  • University of Maryland School of Medicine

Remi Neviere, MD

  • Professor
  • University Hospital CHU of Martinique

Jane W Newburger, MD, MPH

  • Commonwealth Professor of Pediatrics
  • Harvard Medical School

Giampaolo Niccoli, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Cardiology
  • Catholic University of the Sacred Heart

Jose C Nicolau, MD, PhD, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Sao Paulo Medical School

Lynnette K Nieman, MD

  • Section Editor — Adrenal Disease
  • Senior Investigator
  • Bethesda, MD

Errol R Norwitz, MD, PhD, MBA

  • Professor and Chair
  • Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology
  • Tufts Medical Center and Tufts University School of Medicine

Imre Noth, MD

  • Professor of Medicine in Pulmonary and Critical Care
  • University of Chicago School of Medicine

Manoj Obeyesekere, MBBS

  • Cardiac Electrophysiologist
  • Northern Health, Victoria, Australia

Liza C O'Dowd, MD

  • Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Christopher S Ogilvy, MD

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Harvard Medical School

Mark D Okusa, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Virginia Health System

Jeffrey W Olin, DO

  • Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Jamary Oliveira Filho, MD, MS, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Neuroanatomy
  • Federal University of Bahia
  • Director, Neurocritical Care Unit
  • Hospital Santa Izabel, Brazil

Brian Olshansky, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Adjunct Professor of Medicine
  • Des Moines University

Catherine M Otto, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Section Editor — Cardiac Evaluation; Valvular Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

Neha Pagidipati, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Cardiology
  • Duke University Medical School

Paul M Palevsky, MD

  • Section Editor — Renal Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh
  • VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System

Biff F Palmer, MD

  • Professor of Internal Medicine
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

Pratik Pandharipande, MD, MSCI

  • Professor of Anesthesiology and Surgery
  • Vanderbilt University School of Medicine

Vasileios Panoulas, MD, PhD, FESC, MRCP

  • Consultant interventional cardiologist,
  • Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust
  • Honorary Senior Lecturer, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London

Rod Passman, MD, MSCE

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Ayan Patel, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Director, Cardiovascular Imaging & Hemodynamic Laboratory, Tufts Medical Center

Antonio Pelliccia, MD

  • Chief of Cardiology
  • Institute of Sport Medicine and Science, Rome, Italy

Constantino Pena, MD

  • Medical Director of Vascular Imaging
  • Miami Cardiac & Vascular Institute

Leigh Perreault, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus
  • Associate Professor of Epidemiology
  • Colorado School of Public Health

Holly Perry, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Stanton Perry, MD

  • Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Cardiology)
  • Stanford University

Douglas M Peterson, MD, MBA, FACP, FACSM

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Marc A Pfeffer, MD, PhD

  • Dzau Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Michael X Pham, MD, MPH

  • Medical Director of the Center for Advanced Heart Failure Therapies
  • California Pacific Medical Center

Robert Phang, MD, FACC, FHRS

  • Electrophysiologist
  • Albany Associates in Cardiology

Michael Pignone, MD, MPH

  • Chair, Department of Medicine
  • The University of Texas at Austin
  • Dell Medical School

Duane S Pinto, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Sorin Pislaru, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Department of Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Mayo Clinic

Ileana L Piña, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology/Population Health
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine
  • Associate Chief of Cardiology for Academic Affairs
  • Montefiore-Einstein Medical Center

Philip J Podrid, MD, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine, Professor of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
  • Boston University School of Medicine
  • Lecturer, Harvard Medical School

Marc A Pohl, MD

  • Ray W. Gifford, Jr., MD Endowed Chair in Hypertension
  • Nephrology and Hypertension
  • Cleveland Clinic

Gerald M Pohost, MD, FACC, FAHA

  • Medical Director
  • EviCore Healthcare
  • Professor of Radiology
  • Keck School of Medicine
  • Director of Cardiovascular Imaging
  • Westside Medical Imaging

Athena Poppas, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Brown University School of Medicine

Raoul Poupon, MD

  • Professor of Hepatology and Gastroenterology
  • University Pierre et Marie Curie
  • UPMC, Sorbonne University, Paris, France

Charles N Pozner, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Shyam Prabhakaran, MD, MS

  • Department of Neurology
  • Northwestern University

Abhiram Prasad, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Jordan M Prutkin, MD, MHS, FHRS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Electrophysiology Section
  • University of Washington

Ching-Hon Pui, MD

  • Chair of the Department of Oncology
  • Fahad Al-Rashid Chair of Leukemia Research
  • St. Jude's Children's Hospital
  • American Cancer Society Professor
  • Professor of Pediatrics
  • University of Tennessee Health Science Center

Wajeh Y Qunibi, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Texas Health Sciences Center

Muhammad Yasir Qureshi, MBBS, FASE

  • Senior Associate Consultant, Pediatric Cardiology
  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Mayo Clinic

Alejandro A Rabinstein, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Mayo Clinic

Jai Radhakrishnan, MD, MS

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Columbia University Medical Center

Ihsan M Rafie, MRCP

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Dalhousie University

Frederic F Rahbari-Oskoui, MD, MSCR

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Emory University School of Medicine

Vijay S Ramanath, MD, FACC

  • Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Texas A & M College of Medicine

Muhammad Ramzan, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School

Didier Raoult, MD, PhD

  • Faculté de Médecine
  • Aix Marseille Université

Anis Rassi, Jr, MD, PhD, FACC, FAHA, FACP

  • Scientific Director
  • Anis Rassi Hospital
  • Goiânia, Goiás, Brazil

Thomas D Rea, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

Christine C Reardon, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Guy S Reeder, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Evelyn Regar, MD, PhD, FESC

  • Director Research
  • Cardiovascular Surgery
  • University Hospital Zürich

John P Reilly, MD, MSCE

  • Instructor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania, Perelman School of Medicine

Xiushui Ren, MD

  • Associate Research Director, Cardiology Fellowship
  • California Pacific Medical Center

Alex Reyentovich, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • NYU Langone School of Medicine

Sean H Rhyee, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, Division of Medical Toxicology
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School

Bryan Ristow, MD, FACC, FASE, FACP

  • Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • University of California, San Francisco

Anne Roberts, MD

  • Professor of Radiology
  • UCSD Medical School

Darren M Roberts, MBBS, PhD, FRACP

  • Clinical Toxicologist, Royal Prince Alfred Hospital
  • Nephrologist, Canberra Hospital
  • Associate Professor, Australian National University

Don C Rockey, MD

  • Chairman, Department of Medicine
  • Medical University of South Carolina

Richard J Rodeheffer, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Guy Rordorf, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Harold N Rosen, MD

  • Associate Professor in Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Ilene M Rosen, MD, MSCE

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

James T Rosenbaum, MD

  • Professor of Ophthalmology, Medicine, and Cell Biology
  • Oregon Health & Science University
  • Chief of Ophthalmology
  • Devers Eye Institute, Portland, Oregon

Robert S Rosenson, MD

  • Section Editor — Lipids
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mount Sinai School of Medicine
  • Director, Cardiometabolic Disorders
  • Mount Sinai Heart

Mitchell H Rosner, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Virginia Health System

Douglas S Ross, MD

  • Section Editor — Thyroid Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Natalia S Rost, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Lewis J Rubin, MD

  • Adjunct Professor of Medicine
  • College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University

Michael R Rudnick, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Lawrence Rudski, MD, FRCPC(C), FACC, FASE

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • McGill University
  • Director, Division of Cardiology
  • Jewish General Hospital

Bruce A Runyon, MD

  • Section Editor — Cirrhosis and Its Complications
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine
  • University of New Mexico, Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology
  • Special Hepatology Consultant to the Indian Health Service
  • Northern Navajo Medical Center, Shiprock, New Mexico

Andrea M Russo, MD, FACC, FHRS

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Cooper Medical School of Rowan University

Thomas D Ryan, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • The Heart Institute, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center

Samir Saba, MD

  • Associate Chief of Cardiology
  • Chief, Cardiac Electrophysiology
  • University of Pittsburgh Medical Center

Rommel Sagana, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Michigan Medical Center

Steven D Salhanick, MD

  • Staff Toxicologist
  • Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Children's Hospital Boston, and The Center for Poison Information & Control;
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

John R Saltzman, MD, FACP, FACG, FASGE, AGAF

  • Section Editor — Therapeutic and Diagnostic Endoscopy
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Flora Sam, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Owen B Samuels, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology and Neurosurgery
  • Emory University

Carlos AQ Santos, MD, MPHS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Rush University Medical Center

Arun J Sanyal, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine

Gordon M Saperia, MD, FACC

  • Senior Deputy Editor — UpToDate
  • Deputy Editor — Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Nikolaus Sarafoff, MD

  • Klinikum der Ludwig Maximilians Universität
  • Munich, Germany

Babak Sarani, MD, FACS, FCCM

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Director, Center for Trauma and Critical Care
  • George Washington University

Muhamed Saric, MD, PhD, FACC, FASE

  • Associate Professor of Medicine — Noninvasive Cardiology
  • New York University School of Medicine

Mark Sarnak, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

William H Sauer, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Colorado School of Medicine

Richard H Savel, MD, FCCM

  • Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Jacqueline Saw, MD, FRCPC, FACC

  • Clinical Professor
  • University of British Columbia
  • Vancouver General Hospital

Stephen G. Sawada, MD

  • Feigenbaum Professor of Cardiology
  • Krannert Institute of Cardiology, Indiana University School of Medicine, IU Health

Deirdre Sawinski, MD, FAST

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Assistant Medical Director, Kidney Pancreas Transplantation
  • Renal Electrolyte and Hypertension Division
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Leslie A Saxon, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Southern California

Marielle Scherrer-Crosbie, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Cardiology
  • University of Pennsylvania

Nelson B Schiller, MD, FACC, FRCP, FASE

  • Section Editor — Noninvasive Cardiac Imaging and Stress Testing
  • Professor of Medicine and Anesthesia
  • University of California, San Francisco

Andre Schmidt, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Head, Cardiology Division
  • Medical School of Ribeirao Preto - University of São Paulo, Brazil

Gregory A Schmidt, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary Diseases, Critical Care, and Occupational Medicine
  • University of Iowa

David R Schwartz, MD

  • Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
  • Section Chief, Critical Care
  • NYU Medical Center

Peter J Schwartz, MD

  • Professor of Cardiology and Director of the Center for Cardiac Arrhythmias of Genetic Origin
  • IRCCS Istituto Auxologico Italiano

Richard M Schwartzstein, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Jeffrey Selan, MD

  • Cardiology Fellow
  • The Mount Sinai Hospital

Frank W Sellke, MD

  • Karlson Professor of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Brown Medical School

David Seres, MD

  • Director of Medical Nutrition
  • Associate Professor of Medicine in the Institute for Human Nutrition
  • Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons

Daniel J Sexton, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Infectious Diseases
  • Section Editor — Bacterial Infections
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Duke University Medical Center

Elizabeth Shane, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Columbia University Medical Center

Oz M Shapira, MD

  • Professor and Chairman
  • Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • The Hebrew University, Israel

David M Shavelle, MD

  • Associate Clinical Professor
  • University of Southern California

Evelyn Shih, MD, PhD

  • Fellow Physician, Division of Neurology
  • The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia

Claire Shovlin, PhD, FRCP

  • Reader in Clinical and Molecular Medicine, NHLI Cardiovascular Sciences
  • Imperial College, London

Farhan Siddiq, MD

  • University of Minnesota Medical Center

Mark D Siegel, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Edward D Siew, MD, MSCI

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, Vanderbilt Center for Kidney Disease (VCKD)
  • Vanderbilt University Medical Center

Arthur J Silvergleid, MD

  • Section Editor — Transfusion Medicine
  • Affiliate Associate Professor, Department of Pathology and Cell Biology
  • University of South Florida, College of Medicine
  • Medical Director, OneBlood, Inc.

Candice Silversides, MD, MS, FRCPC

  • Section Editor — Congenital Heart Disease
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Toronto

Frank E Silvestry, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Michael Simons, MD

  • Robert W Berliner Professor of Medicine
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Marcus V Simões, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Cardiology Division, Department of Internal Medicine
  • Medical School of Ribeirao Preto
  • University of São Paulo, Brazil

Daniel E Singer, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Lianne G Singer, MD, FRCPC

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Toronto

Robert J Singer, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
  • Neurovascular Therapeutics
  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Aneesh Singhal, MD

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Samuel C Siu, MD, SM, MBA

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Schulich School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Western Ontario
  • Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Obstetrics, and Gynecology
  • University of Toronto

Marco L A Sivilotti, MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACEP, FACMT

  • Professor of Emergency Medicine and of Biomedical & Molecular Sciences
  • Queen's University, Kingston Canada

Arthur S Slutsky, MD

  • Professor of Medicine, Surgery and Biomedical Engineering
  • University of Toronto School of Medicine

Edward R Smith, MD

  • Department of Neurosurgery
  • Children's Hospital Boston
  • Harvard Medical School

Timothy W Smith, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Washington University School of Medicine

Daniel H Solomon, MD, MPH

  • Matthew H. Liang Distinguished Chair in Arthritis and Population Health
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Prem Soman, MD, PhD, FACC, FRCP (UK)

  • Associate Professor of Medicine, and Clinical and Translational Science
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

Paul Sorajja, MD

  • Director, Center for Valve and Structural Heart Disease
  • Minneapolis Heart Institute

Matthew J Sorrentino, MD, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Pritzker School of Medicine of the University of Chicago

Denis Spelman, MBBS, FRACP, FRCPA, MPH

  • Adjunct Professor, Monash University
  • Alfred Hospital, Victoria, Australia

Peter C Spittell, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

David Spragg, MD, FHRS

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins Hospital and Bayview Medical Center

M Barbara Srichai, MD, MS, FACC, FAHA

  • Associate Professor
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine

Martin G St. John Sutton, MBBS, FRCP, FACC, FASE

  • John Bryfogle Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Renee D Stapleton, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Vermont College of Medicine

Paul Stark, MD

  • Professor of Radiology
  • University of California San Diego

Mark M Stecker, MD, PhD

  • Chairman of Neuroscience
  • Winthrop University Hospital

Andrew Steer, MBBS, PhD, FRACP

  • Associate Professor
  • Pediatric Infectious Diseases Physician
  • Royal Children's Hospital Melbourne

James H Stein, MD

  • Robert Turell Professor in Cardiovascular Research
  • Director, Preventive Cardiology
  • Department of Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine Division
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics

Phyllis K Stein, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Washington University School of Medicine HRV Lab

Richard H Sterns, MD

  • Editor-in-Chief — Nephrology
  • Section Editor — Fluid and Electrolytes
  • Professor Emeritus
  • University of Rochester School of Medicine and Dentistry

Dennis L Stevens, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington School of Medicine

Garrick C. Stewart, MD MPH

  • Associate Physician, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Lotte CA Stiekema, MD

  • Academic Medical Center
  • Amsterdam

Martin K. Stiles, MB ChB, PhD, FRACP, FHRS

  • Waikato Hospital and The University of Auckland, New Zealand

Andrew Stolbach, MD, MPH, FAACT, FACMT, FACEP

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Johns Hopkins University

Jason Stout, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Duke University Medical Center

Karen Stout, MD

  • Professor
  • Cardiology/Medicine and Pediatrics
  • University of Washington

Lisa Strate, MD, MPH

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington Medical School

Erik SG Stroes, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Academic Medical Center
  • University of Amsterdam

Jason R Stubbs, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Nephrology & Hypertension
  • University of Kansas Medical Center

Mark Su, MD, MPH

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • New York University School of Medicine

Rakesh M Suri, MD, DPhil

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Cleveland Clinic

Nijasri Charnnarong Suwanwela, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Chulalongkorn University Medical School

Lynne Sylvia, PharmD

  • Senior Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Tufts Medical Center
  • Clinical Professor, Northeastern University, School of Pharmacy

Harold Szerlip, MD, FACP, FCCP, FASN, FNKF

  • Director, Nephrology Division, Baylor University Medical Center, Dallas
  • Program Director, Nephrology Training Program, Baylor University Medical Center
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine, Texas A&M College of Medicine
  • Adjunct Professor of Medicine, Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine

Matthew D Sztajnkrycer, MD, PhD

  • Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Mayo Medical School

Nathan Taggart, MD, FACC, FSCAI

  • Assistant Professor of Pediatrics
  • Division of Pediatric Cardiology
  • Mayo Clinic

A Jamil Tajik, MD

  • Thomas J. Watson Jr Professor (Emeritus)
  • Mayo Clinic
  • President Aurora Cardiovascular
  • Aurora St. Luke's Medical Center

Christine C Tangney, PhD

  • Professor of Clinical Nutrition
  • Rush University Medical Center

Udaya S Tantry, PhD

  • Laboratory Director
  • Thrombosis Research Lab,
  • Inova Heart and Vascular Institute

Victor F Tapson, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Jason Tarkin, MBBS, MRCP

  • Research Fellow
  • University of Cambridge
  • Barts Heart Centre

Robert A Taylor, MD

  • Stroke and Neurovascular Center of Central California
  • Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

Pablo Tebas, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania

Stephen Textor, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Division of Nephrology and Hypertension
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  • Rochester, Minnesota

Arthur C Theodore, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine

George Thomas, MD, MPH, FACP, FASN

  • Director, Center for Blood Pressure Disorders, Cleveland Clinic
  • Assistant Professor, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine

B Taylor Thompson, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Carey C Thomson, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor,
  • Harvard Medical School

Kevin Thornton, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Anesthesia
  • University of California San Francisco School of Medicine

Karen J Tietze, PharmD

  • Professor of Clinical Pharmacy
  • Philadelphia College of Pharmacy
  • University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

Geoffrey H Tofler, MD

  • Professor of Cardiology
  • University of Sydney, Australia
  • Research Fellow
  • Harvard Medical School

Raymond R Townsend, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Perelman School of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania

Cynthia M Tracy, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • George Washington University School of Medicine

Debasish Tripathy, MD

  • Professor and Chair, Department of Breast Medical Oncology
  • The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center

Quynh A Truong, MD, MPH, FACC, FAHA, FSCCT

  • Director of Cardiac CT Research
  • Associate Professor of Radiology and Medicine
  • New York Presbyterian Hospital
  • Weill Cornell Medicine

Wendy Tsang, MD

  • Assistant Professor
  • Toronto General Hospital
  • University of Toronto

Tanya N Turan, MD, MSCR

  • Associate Professor of Neurology
  • Medical University of South Carolina

Troy Tuttle, MS

  • Exercise Physiologist
  • University of Texas Medical School at Houston

Jacob A Udell, MD, MPH, FRCPC

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Women's College Hospital
  • University of Toronto

James E Udelson, MD, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Prashant Vaishnava, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Thomas J Vander Salm, MD

  • Clinical Professor
  • Harvard Medical School

Joseph Varon, MD, FACP, FCCP, FCCM, FRSM

  • Professor of Acute and Continuing Care, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
  • Clinical Professor of Medicine, The University of Texas Medical Branch

Ramachandran S Vasan, MD, DM, FACC

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Boston University School of Medicine

Santhi Swaroop Vege, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic

Larissa I Velez, MD

  • Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center

John Vella, MD, FACP, FRCP, FASN, FAST

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Ashley H Vernon, MD

  • Instructor in Surgery
  • Brigham and Women’s Hospital/Harvard Medical School

Philippe Vignon, MD, PhD

  • Professor of Critical Care Medicine
  • Medical-Surgical Intensive Care Unit
  • Teaching Hospital of Limoges, France

Sandeep Vijan, MD

  • Professor of Internal Medicine
  • University of Michigan

Renu Virmani, MD

  • President & Medical Director
  • CVPath Institute, Inc.
  • Clinical Professor of Pathology
  • Georgetown University
  • Clinical Professor of Pathology
  • George Washington University

Francine J Vriesendorp, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • SUNY Upstate Medical University

Frans J Th Wackers, MD, PhD

  • Professor Emeritus of Diagnostic Radiology and Medicine
  • Yale University School of Medicine

Carol A Waksmonski, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Columbia University Medical Center

Allan Walkey, MD, MSc

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • The Pulmonary Center, Boston University School of Medicine

Edward P Walsh, MD

  • Chief, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Andrew Wang, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Duke University Health System

Grace J Wang, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Surgery
  • Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Kathryn W Weibrecht, MD

  • Emergency Medicine Physician
  • Morton Hospital

Marilyn Weigner, MD, FACC

  • Clinical Associate Professor of Medicine
  • The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University

Steven E Weinberger, MD

  • Adjunct Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
  • Executive Vice President and CEO Emeritus
  • American College of Physicians

Gerald L Weinhouse, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

Jonathan Weinstock, MD, FACC, FHRS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Neil J Weissman, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Georgetown University School of Medicine

Jeffrey Weitz, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Biochemistry
  • McMaster University

Peter F Weller, MD, MACP

  • Editor-in-Chief — Infectious Diseases
  • Section Editor — Tropical Medicine
  • William Bosworth Castle Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School
  • Professor of Immunology and Infectious Diseases
  • Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health

Matthew Wemple, MD

  • Assistant Professor – Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Washington School of Medicine

Patrick Y Wen, MD

  • Section Editor — Neurooncology
  • Professor of Neurology
  • Harvard Medical School

Nanette K Wenger, MD

  • Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)
  • Emory University School of Medicine

Douglas B White, MD, MAS

  • Vice Chair and Professor of Critical Care Medicine; Director, Program on Ethics and Critical Care Medicine
  • University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine

R Jay Widmer, MD, PhD

  • Instructor in Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Fellow
  • Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education

Michael Wiederkehr, MD

  • Associate Professor, Department of Internal Medicine
  • Texas A&M Health Science Center College of Medicine, Dallas

Eelco FM Wijdicks, MD

  • Professor of Neurology
  • Mayo Medical School

Christina A Wilson, MD, PhD

  • Assistant Professor of Neurology
  • University of Florida

Peter WF Wilson, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Emory University School of Medicine

James F Winchester, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Stephan Windecker, MD

  • Section Editor — Coronary Heart Disease
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Department of Cardiology
  • Bern University Hospital

Christopher M Wise, MD

  • Professor of Internal Medicine
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health System

Y Joseph Woo, MD

  • Department Chair, Cardiothoracic Surgery
  • Stanford University

Gordon J Wood, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Section of Palliative Medicine, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
  • Director of Palliative Medicine and Supportive Care, Northwestern Lake Forest Hospital
  • Associate Medical Director, JourneyCare

Raymond L Woosley, MD, PhD

  • Professor, Biomedical Informatics and Medicine
  • College of Medicine-Phoenix, University of Arizona

Michael J Wright, MBChB, MSc

  • Consultant in Clinical Genetics
  • Northern Genetics Service
  • Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

John V Wylie, MD, FACC

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts Medical School

Frank G Yanowitz, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Utah School of Medicine

Sing-Chien Yap, MD, PhD

  • Cardiac Electrophsyiologist
  • Erasmus Medical Center
  • University Medical Center Rotterdam

Michael J Yelland, MBBS, PhD, FRACGP, FAFMM

  • Associate Professor in Primary Health Care
  • Griffith University, Queensland Australia

Derek M Yellon, PhD, DSc, Hon FRCP, FACC, FESC

  • Professor of Molecular & Cellular Cardiology
  • University College London

Susan B Yeon, MD, JD, FACC

  • Deputy Editor — Cardiovascular Medicine

G Bryan Young, MD, FRCPC

  • Professor of Neurology
  • University of Western Ontario, Canada

Michael P Young, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

William F Young, Jr, MD, MSc

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Alan S L Yu, MB, BChir

  • Harry Statland and Solon Summerfield Professor of Medicine
  • University of Kansas Medical Center

Julie M Zaetta, MD

  • Section Head, Vascular & Interventional Radiology
  • Radiology Limited
  • Tucson, AZ

Ken Zafren, MD, FAAEM, FACEP, FAWM

  • Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine
  • Stanford University Medical Center
  • Emergency Programs Medical Director, State of Alaska

Pepe Zamorano, MD

  • Head of Cardiology
  • University Hospital Ramon y Cajal

James L Zehnder, MD

  • Professor of Pathology and Medicine (Hematology)
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Xue-Qiao Zhao, MD, FACC

  • Research Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

Peter J Zimetbaum, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Harvard Medical School

William A Zoghbi, MD, FASE, FAHA, MACC

  • Section Editor — Valve Disease
  • Professor and Chairman
  • Department of Cardiology
  • Elkins Family Distinguished Chair in Cardiac Health
  • Houston Methodist DeBakey Heart & Vascular Center
  • Houston Methodist Hospital

Peer Reviewers



J Dawn Abbott, MD, FACC

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Brown Medical School

Harry Acquatella, MD, FACC, FAHA

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Universidad Central de Venezuela

Hanna Ahmed, MD

  • Assistant Professor, Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Staff Cardiologist, Tufts Medical Center

Gerard P Aurigemma, MD

  • Professor of Medicine and Radiology
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School

David S Bader, MD, FACC

  • South County Cardiology Associates
  • Wakefield, RI

Richard C Becker, MD

  • Mabel Stearns Stonehill Endowed Professor of Medicine
  • Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Health and Disease
  • University of Cincinnati College of Medicine
  • Director and Physician-in-Chief
  • Heart, Lung, and Vascular Institute
  • University of Cincinnati/UC Health

Alan C Braverman, MD

  • Alumni Endowed Professor in Cardiovascular Diseases
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Washington University School of Medicine
  • Director, Marfan Syndrome Clinic
  • Director, Inpatient Cardiology Firm

Stephen JD Brecker, MD, FRCP, FESC, FACC

  • Section Editor — Valvular and Aortic Disease
  • Chief of Cardiology
  • Clinical Academic Group
  • St. George's Hospital & University of London

Alida LP Caforio, MD, PhD

  • Department of Cardiological Thoracic and Vascular Sciences

James H Caldwell, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Washington

David J Callans, MD

  • Professor of Medicine
  • University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine

Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Mayo Clinic College of Medicine

Patrick J Commerford, MD

  • Professor Emeritus
  • Division of Cardiology
  • Department of Medicine
  • University of Cape Town

Salvatore P Costa, MD, FACC, FASE

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth

Mark H Drazner, MD, MSc

  • Professor
  • University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas

Michael S Emery, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Cardiology
  • University of South Carolina School of Medicine

Brendan M Everett, MD, MPH

  • Assistant Professor
  • Harvard Medical School.

Michael A Fifer, MD

  • Director, Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy Program
  • Massachusetts General Hospital

Michael R Foley, MD

  • Professor
  • University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix

Ann C Garlitski, MD, FACC, FHRS

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Hofstra North Shore-LIJ School of Medicine
  • Hofstra University

Anthony H Gershlick, MD

  • Professor of Interventional Cardiology
  • University Hospitals of Leicester

Phillip Harris, BSc (med), MB, PhD, FRACP, FACC, FCSANZ

  • Executive Clinical Director
  • Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Australia

Carolyn Yung Ho, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School

John Jefferies, MD, MPH, FACC, FAHA

  • Professor, Pediatric Cardiology and Adult Cardiovascular Diseases
  • The Heart Institute
  • Professor, Division of Human Genetics
  • Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center

Peter Kowey, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHRS

  • Section Editor — Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine and Clinical Pharmacology
  • Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA

Mark S Link, MD

  • Section Editor — Cardiac Arrhythmias
  • Professor of Medicine
  • UT Southwestern Medical Center

May Ling Mah, MD, MS

  • Assistant Professor
  • Ohio State University Adult Congenital Heart Disease Program
  • Nationwide Children's Hospital

Donna Mancini, MD

  • Section Editor — Heart Failure
  • Professor of Medicine
  • Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Daniel Mark, MD, MPH

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Vice Chief for Academic Affairs
  • Division of Cardiology
  • Department of Medicine
  • Duke University Medical Center
  • Director, Outcomes Research
  • Duke Clinical Research Institute

Kevin Marzo, MD

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • State University of New York, Stony Brook School of Medicine

Eliano P Navarese, MD, PhD, FESC

  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Heinrich-Heine University

Rod Passman, MD, MSCE

  • Professor of Medicine
  • Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Melvyn Rubenfire, MD

  • Professor of Internal Medicine
  • University of Michigan Health Systems

Candice Silversides, MD, MS, FRCPC

  • Section Editor — Congenital Heart Disease
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • University of Toronto

Richard H Sohn, MD, FACC

  • Director, Cardiovascular Laboratories
  • Providence Heart & Vascular Institute
  • Providence St. Vincent Medical Center

Ruey Jen Sung, MD, FACC, FAHA

  • Director of Clinical Electrophysiology
  • Stanford University School of Medicine

Lynne Sylvia, PharmD

  • Senior Clinical Pharmacy Specialist, Tufts Medical Center
  • Clinical Professor, Northeastern University, School of Pharmacy

Mintu Turakhia, MD, MAS

  • Director of Cardiac Electrophysiology, VA Palo Alto Health Care System
  • Assistant Professor of Medicine, Stanford University

Edward P Walsh, MD

  • Chief, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Boston Children’s Hospital
  • Professor of Pediatrics, Harvard Medical School

Sergio Waxman, MD

  • Associate Director, Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
  • Director, Interventional Cardiology Training Program
  • Director, Interventional Cardiovascular Research
  • Lahey Clinic
  • Associate Professor of Medicine
  • Tufts University School of Medicine

Eric Yang, MD

  • Assistant Professor of Medicine
  • Director of Coronary Care Unit
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill