Background

ACADEMIC TRAINING

1976 – 1979
CORNELL UNIVERSITY

Ithaca, New York
Applied and Engineering Physics
Bachelor of Science

1979 – 1987
The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Baltimore, Maryland
Doctor of Philosophy (1985)
Department of Biomedical Engineering
Thesis Title: Force-Interval Relations Studied in
Isolated Canine Hearts
Thesis Advisor: Dr. Kiichi Sagawa
Doctor of Medicine (1987)

1987 – 1990
Francis Scott Key Medical Center
of The Johns Hopkins Medical Institution

Baltimore, Maryland
Department of Internal Medicine
Internship and Residency

1990 – 1992
The Johns Hopkins Hospital

Baltimore, Maryland
Department of Medicine
Fellow, Division of Cardiology

APPOINTMENTS

1992 – 1999
Columbia University

New York, NY
Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine
Division of Circulatory Physiology

1999 – 2003
Columbia University

New York, NY
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine
Division of Circulatory Physiology

2003 – Present
Columbia University

New York, NY
Adjunct Associate Professor of Medicine

2003 – 2014
IMPULSE Dynamics

Orangeburg NY
Medical Director
www.impulse-dynamics.com

2005 – 2006
Cardiovascular Research Foundation

Orangeburg, NY
Director
The Jack H. Skirball Center for Cardiovascular Research

2006 – 2012
Cheetah Medical

Tel Aviv, Israel
Medical Director
www.cheetah-medical.com

2007 – Present
The Ohio State University Medical Center

Columbus, OH
Adjunct Clinical Professor of Internal Medicine

2008 – 2014
CircuLite, Inc

Saddle Brook, NJ
Medical Director
www.circulite.net

2014 – 2016
HeartWare International, Inc

Framingham, MA
VP Medical Science
www.heartware.com

2016 – Present
Cardiovascular Research Foundation

New York, NY
Director, Heart Failure, Hemodynamics and MCS Research
www.crf.org