Justin D. Pearlman, AB, MD, ME, PhD, MA, FACC

Location: Brookline, Massachusetts, United States

Justine Pearlman, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in internal medicine, cardiology, non-invasive imaging and education.

Stemming from the tragic loss of his brother, Dr. Pearlman endeavored to work in the medicine field as a way of helping others. He set upon this work by first earning an AB in mathematics, magna cum laude, from Harvard University in 1975. He continued his studies at the University of Connecticut, graduating with an MD in 1980. Knowing the value of continued education, he received a Master of Engineering in biomedical engineering from the University of Virginia in 1985, and a PhD from the institution in engineering and applied sciences a year later. In 2003, Dr. Pearlman earned an honorary Master of Arts from Dartmouth College. Throughout his career, he has held a number of academic and hospital appointments. He began at Massachusetts General Hospital as the Director of NMR Computing and Technologies in 1987, and began teaching at the Harvard Medical School a year later. In his career, Dr. Pearlman has taught at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, the Dartmouth Medical School and the University of California, Los Angeles.

In his hospital appointments, Dr. Pearlman has utilized his skills and expertise with clinical and research positions at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Health Science Technology Program, the Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, and the Norris Cotton Cancer Center. Prior to retiring, his most recent positions included working as the interim chair of medicine at KMC/UCLA affiliate, serving as the director of the cardiology consultative service, the cardiology clinic service, the cardiology non-invasive laboratory and the cardiology quality program. From 2014 to 2015, Dr. Pearlman served as the chair of the Institutional Review Board. His work has been recognized with many accolades and awards, including being selected as a John Harvard Scholar, receiving the F.I.R.S.T. Award from the National Institutes of Health, and being listed in Best Physicians in New England, and among the Best 2,000 Physicians in American under radiology and cardiology. He has worked extensively in roles with the Northeast Chapter of Sigma, the Henry Goldberg Society, the National Institutes of Health, the Matryx Group, the STEMI Receiving Center Initiative and as editor and content consultant of Pharmaceutical Intelligence.

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