Chairman, TIMI Study Group
Director, Brigham Research Institute
Lewis Dexter, MD, Distinguished Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine
Brigham and Women's Hospital
Professor of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Dr. Marc Sabatine is Chair of the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Study Group, the Lewis Dexter, MD, Distinguished Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (BWH), and Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School (HMS). Dr. Sabatine is the Director of the BWH Research Oversight Committee and a member of the Partners’ Academic Executive Committee.
Dr. Sabatine graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College and received his medical degree magna cum laude from HMS. He did his Internal Medicine residency, Chief Residency, and Cardiology clinical fellowship at the Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and received a Master of Public Health degree from the Harvard School of Public Health. Board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology, he attends in the cardiac intensive care units at both BWH & MGH. He is a Fellow of the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, and the European Society of Cardiology.
As Chair of the TIMI Study Group, Dr. Sabatine has led multiple practice-changing, large-scale, international, randomized controlled trials of novel antithrombotic, lipid-lowering, anti-diabetes and other pharmacotherapies. A pioneer in the multimarker approach to risk stratification, Dr. Sabatine has had several National Institutes of Health and American Heart Association grants supporting the application of proteomics and metabolomics for discovery of novel biomarkers. He has a long-standing interest in pharmacogenetics and has made seminal observations on the ability to use genetics for personalized medicine.
Dr. Sabatine has authored over 250 original research, peer-reviewed articles including in the New England Journal of Medicine, Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA), and the Lancet and has been recognized as one of the most highly cited researchers for several years running. Dr. Sabatine has given Cardiology or Medical Grand Rounds at top academic centers around the world, has authored numerous review articles and book chapters, and is the editor of Pocket Medicine, a widely used handbook of internal medicine. On the writing committees for several US and European practice guidelines, he is a deputy editor for JAMA Cardiology.
Dr. Sabatine has mentored over 2 dozen research fellows who have gone on to take academic cardiology positions nationally and internationally. The recipient of multiple honors and awards including the American College of Cardiology’s Douglas P. Zipes Distinguished Young Scientist Award, he has been inducted into the American Society of Clinical Investigation.