Professor Michael Simons is a RW Berliner Professor of Medicine and Cell Biology at Yale where he serves as a Director of Yale Cardiovascular Research Center, and an Honorary Professor of Medicine at the University College London. He is a graduate of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (BS ‘80) and Yale University School of Medicine (MD ’84).
Dr Simons’ research focuses on biology of arterial vasculature and spans basic, translational and clinical areas of investigations. Professor Simons has been elected to a number of honorary societies including Association of American Physicians, American Society of Clinical Investigations and Association of University Cardiologists. He is also a Fellow of the American Heart Association, American College of Cardiology and the American Society of Physiology and an Honorary Fellow of the University College London.