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Eric Velazquez, MD

Robert W. Berliner Professor of Medicine (Cardiology); Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine; Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale New Haven Hospital; Physician-in-Chief, Heart and Vascular Center, Yale New Haven Health

Contact Information

Eric Velazquez, MD

Mailing Address

  • Yale University

    PO Box 208017

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8017

    United States

Eric Velazquez
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Education & Training

  • MD
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine (1997)
  • BA
    Williams College, Psychology (1988)
  • Fellow
    Duke University School of Medicine
  • Research Fellow
    Duke University School of Medicine
  • Clinical Research Fellow
    Duke Clinical Research Institute
  • Fellow
    Duke University School of Medicine
  • Visiting Junior Registrar
    John Radcliffe Hospital
  • Senior Assistant Resident
    Duke University School of Medicine,
  • Junior Assistant Resident
    Duke University School of Medicine
  • Intern
    Duke University School of Medicine
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease (2002)
  • Board Certification
    National Board of Echocardiography, Adult Comprehensive Echocardiography (2014)


  • The Egyptian Society of Cardiology 44th Annual Congress “CardioEgypt 2017,” Cairo, Egypt. Chair for “Myocarditis:
    Cairo, Egypt 2017

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
Distinguished Nominee, Research Mentor AwardDuke University Schools of Medicine and Nursing2015
Inducted into the American Society for Clinical Investigation2014
Who’s Who in America2014
NomineeJoseph G. Greenfield, Jr. Faculty Award for Research Mentoring2004
Greenfield Scholar in Cardiology Award2001
NomineeEugene A. Stead, Jr. Faculty Award for Excellence in Teaching2001
Sigma Xi Honor Society1988
Class of 1960 ScholarWilliams College1988
Rogers AwardRegis High School, New York, NY1984

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