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Name: Roy C. Ziegelstein, MD, MACP



Sarah Miller Coulson and Frank L. Coulson, Jr., Professor of Medicine
Mary Wallace Stanton Professor of Education
Vice Dean for Education, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine


Dr. Ziegelstein received his B.A. in Biology summa cum laude from Boston University in 1982 and his M.D. from Boston University in 1986, where he was inducted in the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society.  Dr. Ziegelstein completed his residency in internal medicine on the Osler Medical Service at Johns Hopkins Hospital in 1989 and his cardiology fellowship at Johns Hopkins in 1993, with a joint appointment at the NIH, and then joined the cardiology faculty at Johns Hopkins.  

Dr. Ziegelstein has been an NIH-funded basic and clinical investigator in cardiology.  For more than 20 years, he has been a leader in research on depression and cardiovascular disease.  

Dr. Ziegelstein has received a number of teaching awards including the Professor's Award for Distinction in Teaching in the Clinical Sciences from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine; the C. Lockard Conley Award for Contributions to Resident Education and Research and the Theodore E. Woodward Award for Medical Education from the American College of Physicians Maryland Chapter; and the Alpha Omega Alpha Robert J. Glaser Distinguished Teacher Award of the Association of American Medical Colleges in 2013.  

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