Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Faculty Profiles
Daniel R Schimmel, Jr, MD, MS

Daniel R Schimmel, Jr, MD, MS

Assistant Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Focus of Work


My clinical interests are in the prevention of cardiovascular disease and the management of the acute and chronic presentations of cardiovascular disease. This includes coronary artery disease, structural heart disorders and venous thromboembolic disease. My research interests are focused on quality of care and simulation based medical education to improve healthcare delivery in the procedural specialties.


Education and Certification

  • MD: Rush Medical College (2006)
  • MS: Northwestern University, Clinical Investigation (2013)
  • Residency: Northwestern University, McGaw Medical Center (Northwestern Memorial Hospital) (2009)
  • Board Certification: Cardiovascular Disease, Internal Medicine



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