Robert Soufer MD

Professor of Medicine (Cardiology); Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine VACT Healthcare Systems

Departments & Organizations

Office of Student ResearchInternal Medicine: Cardiovascular Medicine: NeurobehavioralStress & Addiction Clinical Research Program

Research Interests

Neurobehavioral Correlates of Mental Stress in Cardiovascular Disease; Neuro-Cardiac Interaction; Mental Stress; Myocardial Blood Flow


  • B.A., New York University/Uptown Campus , 1975
  • M.D., New York Medical College , 1978

Selected Publication

  • Burg M, Soufer, R. Therapy for Mental Stress-Induced Myocardial Ischemia. JAMA 2013;310(13):1400-1401.