1. Steven J. Shea, MD

    • Department of Medicine
      Division of General Medicine
    • Department of Epidemiology
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    Steven Shea, MD, MS, received his A.B. from Harvard College and his M.D. from Columbia University’s College of Physicians & Surgeons. He completed his residency in internal medicine at Presbyterian Hospital and fellowship in General Internal Medicine at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital. He received an M.S. in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health. He has been on the faculty at Columbia since 1984 and Division Chief since 1992.&

    Provider Information

    Board Certifications

    • Internal Medicine

    Areas of Expertise

    • Stroke
    • Cholesterol Management
    • Lyme Disease
    • Hepatitis
    • Hypoglycemia
    • Phlebitis
    • Heart Failure
    • Emphysema
    • Gay/Lesbian Counseling
    • Depression
    • Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD)
    • Dementia
    • Ulcer Disorders
    • Diet Counseling
    • Anemia, Iron Deficiency
    • Sickle Cell Anemia
    • Diabetes
    • Thyroid Disorder
    • Hypertension
    • Asthma
    • Osteoarthritis
    • Arthritis
    • Osteoporosis

    Primary Location

    • Vanderbilt Clinic

      622 West 168th Street
      Floor: 2 205
      New York, NY 10032
      Appointment:
      (212) 305-9375
      Fax:
      (212) 305-6279

    Biographical Detail

    Academic Appointments

    • Professor of Epidemiology (in Biomedical Informatics)
    • Hamilton Southworth Professor of Medicine

    Current Administrative Positions

    • Senior Vice Dean , College of Physicians and Surgeons
    • Chief, Division of General Medicine

    Education And Training

      Education & Training

    • Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons
    • Internship: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
    • Residency: Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center, NY
    • Fellowship: Brigham & Women's Hospital - Harvard

    Gender

    Male
  2. Dr. Steven Shea's research is focused on cardiovascular epidemiology and medical informatics applications to chronic disease management. He is the principal investigator for the Columbia University Field Center for the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (MESA), a 17-year longitudinal study of approximately 6,400 subjects (1,100 at Columbia) funded by the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI).  In the Dean’s office, Dr. Shea is responsible for affiliations with Columbia University Medical Center’s teaching hospitals.

    Research Information

    NIH Grants

    • MESA

      Project Dates: 15-Jan-99 to 14-Aug-14