Dr. Simon is President, UH Cleveland Medical Center, formerly Chief, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine and Director, Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center; Director, Case Cardiovascular Center and Herman K. Hellerstein Professor of Cardiovascular Research and Professor of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. He graduated summa cum laude from Harvard College. After earning his medical degree from Harvard Medical School, he completed his internal medicine residency and cardiovascular medicine fellowship at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and interventional cardiology training at Beth Israel Hospital, Boston. He joined the faculty of Brigham and Women’s Hospital where he rose through the ranks to Associate Director, Interventional Cardiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, and Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School.
A recipient of numerous research awards, Dr Simon was elected into the American Society for Clinical Investigation, Association of University Cardiologists, and the Association of American Physicians. He is a recipient of the prestigious MERIT Award from the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute. Dr. Simon was also named the first Harrington Discovery Institute Consortium Scholar. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association, and the Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions. Dr Simon has been recognized in Best Doctor’s in America and US News Top Doctors. He has published extensively in peer-reviewed basic science and clinical journals. Dr Simon also serves on the Editorial Boards of Circulation
and Journal American College Cardiology
, and recently completed a stint as Associate Editor for Circulation
where he continues to serves as Guest Editor.
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