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Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Phone: 215-662-2402
Fax: 215-573-5734
Email: Michael.parmacek@uphs.upenn.edu

Michael Parmacek, MD

Frank Wister Thomas Professor of Medicine, Chair, Department of Medicine
Member of CHIBE's Internal Advisory Board


Dr. Parmacek has served as the Chair of the Department of Medicine since 2014, and prior to that served as Chief of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine from 1998-2014 and the founding Director of the University of Pennsylvania Cardiovascular Institute (CVI). In his role as Chair of Medicine, he travels annually to Botswana where he helps to advise the Botswana-UPenn partnership and attend at the Princess Marina Hospital.