Robert McNamara, MD, MHS


Departments & Organizations

Internal Medicine: Cardiovascular Medicine: Cardiac Advanced Imaging Program

Yale Institute for Global Health

Yale Medicine


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

Honors & Recognition

  • FellowAmerican Heart Association (2010)

  • FellowAmerican Society of Echocardiography (2005)

  • FellowAmerican College of Cardiology (2001)


  • Hypertension control in primary care clinics in Bani, Dominican Republic Baní, Dominican Republic (2018 - 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 - 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)


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Robert McNamara, MD, MHS
Patient Care Locations
Yale CardiologyYale Physicians Building
800 Howard Avenue

New Haven, CT 06519
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Yale CardiologyYale New Haven Hospital
20 York Street

New Haven, CT 06510
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Office Location
Cardiology OfficesDana Clinic Building
789 Howard Avenue, Ste 320

New Haven, CT 06519
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Mailing Address
Cardiovascular MedicinePO Box 208017
333 Cedar Street

New Haven, CT 06520-8017