Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry cum laude, Harvard College, 1980; Doctor of Medicine, Columbia University, 1984.
Intern, resident department medicine, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City, 1984-1987; chief resident department medicine, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, New York City, 1987-1988; clinical/research fellow in cardiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, 1988-1991; associate physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, 1990-1993; instructor in medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, 1991-1993; assistant attending physician, Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center, since 1993; assistant professor medicine, Columbia University College Physicians and Surgeons, since 1993. Aid for impaired medical students committee Columbia University College Physicians and Surgeons, 1986-1988, 94-, institutional self-study task force, graduate medical education subcommittee, 1987-1988. Morbidity and mortality classification committee TIMI 4 (thrombolysis in myocardial infarction 4) Trial, Boston, 1992-1993.
Fellow American College Cardiology, American College Physicians, Council on Clinical Cardiology of America Heart Association. Member American Medical Association, American Association for the Advancement of Science, New York Academy Sciences, Alpha Omega Alpha.