Dr. Douglas Drachman is a staff interventional cardiologist at the Massachusetts General Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He is actively engaged in education, serving as the Director of the Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology Fellowship Programs. He is a recipient of the American College of Cardiology’s W. Proctor Harvey, MD, Younger Teacher Award (2011), was selected for the Society of Cardiovascular Angiography and Intervention’s Emerging Leaders Mentorship program (2011), and received the Pioneers in Performance Award for Education in North America at the 43rd Veith Symposium (2016). His research focus is on locally-delivered therapeutics, including the development of drug-eluting stent platforms, and the evaluation of catheter-based intramyocardial stem cell delivery for therapeutic angiogenesis. His clinical interests involve the medical and interventional management of patients with advanced coronary and peripheral vascular disease, including novel interventional approaches for patients felt to have no conventional therapeutic options.