James L. Januzzi

James L. Januzzi Jr


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 an experienced, world-renowned clinician, teacher and clinical trialist. His research has focused on the understanding of cardiac biomarker testing as it pertains to diagnosis, prognosis, and therapy intervention in various forms of heart disease, including heart failure and acute myocardial infarction. His work with established and emerging biomarkers has set international standards for their clinical use and applications in clinical trials.

Dr Januzzi has deep experience in clinical trial design and execution; he has been involved in numerous pivotal multicenter trials for drugs and devices and is presently involved in studies of therapies for heart failure, diabetes, and kidney disease. He has published more than 700 manuscripts; book chapters and review articles and his work has been cited nearly 100,00 times; his H-index is 122. He is an Associate Editor at JACC as well as JACC Heart Failure and serves on the editorial board of numerous scientific journals. He is currently a Trustee of the American College of Cardiology and has served as a Team Physician for the Boston Red Sox since 2005.