Jim Christodoulou is a board-certified cardiologist and a Clinical Associate Professor at Weill Cornell Medicine. He is a Fellow of both the American College of Cardiology and the American College of Physicians.
After graduating from Columbia College, Jim was awarded his MD degree by SUNY-Buffalo School of Medicine followed by a medical internship and junior residency at Montefiore Medical Center in New York, before serving as a Lieutenant Commander in the U.S. Public Health Service and at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD.
Subsequently, Jim completed a senior medial residency at Cornell Medical Center, followed by specialty training in cardiology; a cardiology fellowship; several years as a full-time member of the cardiology faculty at Cornell, as a teacher and clinical investigator; and then an extended career in clinical cardiology practice, also in New York.
Jim has also had a long interest in physician education and the ways in which new drugs and medical devices are brought to the market here in the US. Over the years he has provided guidance and consultative services to numerous biopharmaceutical and medical device companies and their related communications agencies.