Joseph Loscalzo, PhD


Dr. Loscalzo is the Hersey Professor of the Theory and Practice of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Chairman of the Department of Medicine, and Physician-in-Chief at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He holds two honorary degrees, has authored or co-authored more than 500 scientific publications, and holds 27 patents for his work in the field of medicine. Dr. Loscalzo received his A.B. degree, Ph.D. in biochemistry, and M.D. from the University of Pennsylvania.

Accolades: George W. Thorn Award for Excellence in Teaching at Brigham and Women’s Hospital; Educator of the Year Award in Clinical Medicine from Boston University; The Glaxo Research Award; Election to the American Society for Clinical Investigation, the Association of American Physicians, and the Institute of Medicine of the National Academy of Sciences.