Full Name
Prof Mark L. Zeidel
Designation
Herrman L. Blumgart Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School Chairman, Department of Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
Bio
Mark Zeidel, M.D., is the Herrman L. Blumgart Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, and Physician in Chief and Chair of the Department of Medicine at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center (BIDMC) in Boston. He has made important contributions to our understanding of how the kidney helps control body chemistry, as well as how the bladder functions to store and void urine, and he has led several successful national initiatives in medical education. A national thought leader in quality improvement, he has pioneered the provision of highly reliable, cost-effective care at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, where he helped BIDMC to achieve outstanding clinical outcomes, which have been recognized by the American Hospital Association, the Society for Critical Care Medicine, the Leapfrog Group, and the Department of Health and Human Services. He has received numerous awards, including election to the American Society of Clinical Investigation and the Association of American Physicians, the Robert H. Williams Distinguished Chair of Medicine Award from the Association of Professors of Medicine, and the Robert Narins Award for Medical Education from the American Society of Nephrology.
Mark L. Zeidel