Leadership Roles

  1. Chair, Cardiovascular Diseases, Florida


  1. Florida


  1. Vascular Center
  2. Cardiovascular Diseases


  1. Fellow - Cardiovascular Division, Mayo Foundation Scholar, Vascular Medicine Fellow Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. Fellow - Division of Cardiology University of California, San Diego
  3. Internship Stanford University
  4. Resident Stanford University
  5. MD University of Pennsylvania
  6. BA University of Pennsylvania


  1. American Board of Internal Medicine - Cardiology
  2. American Board of Internal Medicine
  3. American Board of Vascular Medicine

Primary Appointment

  1. Cardiovascular Diseases

Academic rank

  1. Professor of Medicine

Professional Highlights

  • Member, Editorial Board, European Heart Journal
  • Chair, Myocarditis Writing Group, WHO 2010 and 2013 Global Burden of Disease Study
  • Chair, Writing Group for the Scientific Statement on the Role of Endomyocardial Biopsy in Cardiovascular Disease, American Heart Association, 2006-2007
  • President, Myocarditis Foundation, 2005-present


  • Myocarditis
  • Heart failure
  • Vasculitis
  • Buerger's disease


See my publications


See a description of research activities.