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Robert McNamara, MD, MHS

Associate Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Contact Information

Robert McNamara, MD, MHS

Patient Care Locations

Office Location

Mailing Address

  • Cardiovascular Medicine

    PO Box 208017, 333 Cedar Street

    New Haven, CT, 06520-8017

    United States

Robert McNamara
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University of Notre Dame, Bachelors of Science in Chemical Engineering

Washington University School of Medicine, Medical Doctorate

Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Internal Medicine Residency and Clinical Cardiology Fellowship

Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health, Masters of Health Science in Clinical Epidemiology

Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Advanced Echocardiography

Indian Health Service, Navajo Reservation, Chinle Arizona

Education & Training

  • MHS
    Johns Hopkins School of Hygiene and Public Health (1997)
  • MD
    Washington University School of Medicine (1991)
  • BS
    University of Notre Dame (1986)
  • Fellow
    Johns Hopkins University
  • Fellow
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Resident
    Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Board Certification
    AB of Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease (1997, recertified: 2007)


  • Hypertension control in primary care clinics in Bani, Dominican Republic
    Baní, Dominican Republic 2018
    Cluster randomized clinical trial of education and site visits versus education alone for improved hypertension management in primary care clinics in rural Dominican Republic
  • Cardiovascular Center of Excellence Accreditation
    Dallas, United States 2016
    American Heart Association and the Joint Commission hospital accreditation for cardiovascular services
  • China Peace Project
    Beijing, China 2015
    Comparing care and outcomes for patients with Acute Myocardial Infarction or Percutaneous Coronary Artery Disease in China and The US
  • Fundación Sante Fe de Bogota - Yale Collaboration
    Bogotá, Colombia 2015
    Teaching and research
  • Rwanda Human Resources for Health Program
    Kigali, Rwanda 2013
    Assist in developing cardiology curriculum for Rwandan physicians in training
  • International Consortium for Healthcare Outcomes (ICHOM), Coronary Artery Disease Working Group
    Cambridge, United States 2013
    Group dedicated to establishing and implementing international standards for data collection in order to compare outcomes.
  • Acute Coronary Syndromes
    London, United Kingdom 2009
    Collaborative research in clinical epidemiology and outcomes of patients after acute myocardial infarction and of patients with angina
  • Russia-US Teaching Collaboration
    Saint Petersburg, Russia 2006

Honors & Recognition

AwardAwarding OrganizationDate
FellowAmerican Heart Association2010
FellowAmerican Society of Echocardiography2005
FellowAmerican College of Cardiology2001

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