Dr. Stamler has published more than 250 original articles and two books, has co-founded five companies, and serves on multiple editorial and scientific advisory boards. He is the author of more than 125 patents. He received his MD from Mount Sinai School of Medicine, completed his residency and fellowships in both cardiology and pulmonary medicine at Harvard Medical School and Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Stamler joined the faculty at Harvard University before spending 16 years at Duke University. He joined Case Western Reserve and the UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute at UH Case Medical Center in 2010.
Dr. Stamler is currently conducting multiple National Institutes of Health- and Department of Defense-funded studies, to develop new drugs for treatment of heart, lung and blood disorders and complications of blood transfusion. He has also been recognized by several other prizes and awards, including being named among the "Top Innovators in America" by the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.
In 2012, Dr. Stamler became the inaugural head of the Harrington Discovery Institute, a non-profit organization centered at UH Case Medical Center, which supports the efforts of physician-scientists to advance drug therapies. The HDI is part of a the Harrington Project for Discovery & Development, a $250 million national initiative dedicated to helping the nation's most promising physician-scientists advance breakthrough discoveries into medicines that benefit patients and society.
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