Dr Christine E Seidman is the director of the Cardiovascular Genetics Program and a cardiovascular medicine specialist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Thomas W. Smith Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School.
She received her medical degree from The George Washington School of Medicine and Health Sciences. She completed an internal medicine residency at The Johns Hopkins Hospital and a cardiology fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital.
Dr Seidman also leads the Seidman Laboratory to elucidate genetic causes for heart disease and other disorders. She has authored over 300 peer-reviewed articles and received research funding from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute and National Institutes of Health.