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Edward J Miller, MD, PhD

Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiovascular Medicine); Vice Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine (Education), Cardiovascular Medicine; Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology; Director, Nuclear Cardiology, Cardiovascular Medicine; Director, Cardiology Fellowship Program, Cardiovascular Medicine; Affiliated Faculty, Yale Institute for Global Health

Contact Information

Edward J Miller, MD, PhD

Patient Care Location

Mailing Address

  • Cardiovascular Medicine

    Yale University School of Medicine, Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, PO Box 208017

    New Haven, CT 06520-8017

    United States



Dr. Edward J. Miller, MD, PhD is the Vice Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine (Education) and an Associate Professor of Medicine and Radiology in the Section of Cardiovascular Medicine. Dr. Miller directs the clinical nuclear cardiology laboratory at Yale-New Haven Hospital as well as the Cardiology Fellowship Program for the Yale School of Medicine. His clinical and research interests center on the evaluation and treatment of infiltrative cardiomyopathies, particularly cardiac sarcoidosis and amyloidosis, and are focused on the role of nuclear cardiac imaging in diagnosing and defining treatment response in these disorders.

Dr. Miller received his undergraduate degree from the University of Notre Dame, majoring in Preprofessional Studies with a concentration in Science, Technology and Values. He completed medical school at the Loyola-Stritch School of Medicine in Chicago where he was awarded an American Heart Association Student Research Fellowship. Dr. Miller completed his internal medicine residency at Yale-New Haven Hospital, as well as research and clinical cardiology fellowships at Yale. He also completed a PhD in Investigative Medicine from the Yale School of Medicine, working in the laboratory of Dr. Lawrence Young focused on "The Cardioprotective Effects of AMP-Activated Protein Kinase." Dr. Miller is a recipient of an NIH/NLHBI K08 award, mentored by Dr. Wilson Colucci at Boston University School of Medicine on "The Role and Regulation of the LKB1-AMPK Axis in Diabetic Cardiomyopathy."

Dr. Miller was recruited back to Yale in 2015 to direct the nuclear cardiology lab and the cardiology fellowship program. He was named Vice Chief (Education) for Yale Cardiovascular Medicine in 2021.

Education & Training

  • Clinical Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine (2008)
  • PhD
    Yale University School of Medicine, Investigative Medicine (2008)
  • Research Fellow
    Yale School of Medicine (2005)
  • Resident
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2003)
  • Intern
    Yale-New Haven Hospital (2000)
  • MD
    Loyola-Stritch School of Medicine, Medicine (1999)
  • BS
    University of Notre Dame, Preprofessional Studies (1994)

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Fellow, American College of CardiologyAmerican College of Cardiology2017
Fellow, American Society of Nuclear CardiologyAmerican Society of Nuclear Cardiology2014
Navy and Marine Corps Commendation MedalUnited States Navy2001
Navy Combat Action RibbonUnited States Navy2001
Alpha Omega Alpha1999

Professional Service

Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging - Cardiovascular CouncilBoard of Directors2015 - Present
Certification Board of Nuclear CardiologyBoard of Directors2013 - Present
American Society of Nuclear CardiologyLeadership Development Program2009 - 2010

Departments & Organizations