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Lawrence Cohen, MD

Professor Emeritus of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine)

Contact Information

Lawrence Cohen, MD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Cardiovascular Medicine

    789 Howard Avenue Dana Clinic Building 310, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine`

    New Haven, CT 06520-8017

    United States



Dr. Cohen has an abiding interest in clinical cardiology having practiced at the School of Medicine for many years. He has expertise in the areas of coronary artery disease, preventive cardiology, valvular heart disease, adult congenital heart disease and cardiomyopathy.

Education & Training

  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Medical Center (1965)
  • Postdoctoral Fellow
    Peter Bent Brigham Hospital (1964)
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Medical Center (1960)
  • MD
    New York University (1958)
  • AB
    Harvard University (1954)


  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease (1967)
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Internal Medicine (1966)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
President, The Interurban Clinical Club 1988British Cardiac Society 1988-Present2020
The Lawrence S Cohen AuditoriumConnecticut Heart association1989
The Francis Gilman Blake Award for Outstanding Teaching of the Medical SciencesYale University School of Medicine1974

Departments & Organizations