James L. Januzzi, MD, is the Hutter Family Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, a staff cardiologist at Massachusetts General Hospital, and Senior Cardiometabolic Faculty at Baim Institute for Clinical Research. He is also a Trustee of the American College of Cardiology.
Dr. Januzzi graduated at the top-ranked student at New York Medical College in 1994, and subsequently performed a residency in Internal Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and fellowship in Cardiology and Cardiac Ultrasound at the Massachusetts General Hospital. He joined the Cardiology Division at MGH in 2000.
Dr. Januzzi is a clinician, teacher and clinical trialist. His research has contributed extensively to the understanding of cardiac biomarker testing, where his studies have set international standards for use in diagnosis, prognosis, and management of patients suffering from heart failure and acute coronary syndromes. In addition, he has participated as Principal Investigator and on numerous steering committees, endpoint committees or DSMBs for clinical trials of heart failure therapies, anticoagulants, and diabetes care drugs. Dr Januzzi has published more than 600 manuscripts, book chapters and review articles and has edited 6 text books. He is among the top 1% most cited researchers, according to Clarivate/Web of Science. Besides his role as a Trustee of the ACC, he is also an Associate Editor at both Journal of the American College of Cardiology and Journal of the American College of Cardiology: Heart Failure.