Harlan M. Krumholz, MD, SM, is the Harold H. Hines, Jr. Professor of Medicine and Epidemiology and Public Health at Yale School of Medicine in New Haven, CT, and is a practicing cardiologist. He serves as Director of the Yale-New Haven Hospital Center for Outcomes Research and Evaluation (CORE) and Co-Director of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Clinical Scholars Program at Yale. He has led research and initiatives to improve the quality and outcomes of clinical decisions and health care delivery, reduce disparities, enable transparency in practice and research, and avoid wasteful practices. He is a member of the Association of American Physicians, the American Society for Clinical Investigation, and the National Academy of Medicine. He received a BS from Yale, a masters in Health Policy and Management from the Harvard University School of Public Health, and an MD from Harvard Medical School.

Krumholz served on the Board of Governors from September 2010 to September 2018.

Updated: September 2018

Conflicts of Interest

As of March 15, 2018

Financial Associations

  • Yale University, Employer
  • Aetna, Physician Advisory Board Member
  • Element Science, Inc., Advisory Board Member
  • Fuwai Hospital, Consultant
  • HugoPHR, Owner, Self and Spouse
  • IBM Watson Research, Advisory Board Member
  • Johnson & Johnson, Research Agreement, Investigator
  • Massachusetts Medical Society, Editor
  • Medtronic Research Agreement, Investigator
  • Premier, Inc., Consultant
  • United Healthcare, Cardiac Scientific Advisory Board, Advisory Board Member

Personal Associations

  • Cardiovascular Outcomes, Inc., Board member
  • Circulation (American Heart Association Journal), Editorial Board, Member
  • American Heart Association, Member
  • American College of Cardiology, Member


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