Dr. Hoffmann went to medical school at the University of Leipzig, Germany and completed radiology residency at the University of Vienna, Austria. In 2001, Dr. Hoffmann joined the MGH Radiology faculty in 2003 and currently is the Chief of Cardiovascular Imaging and the Director of the Cardiac MR PET CT Program.
Dr. Hoffmann is a Professor of Radiology at Harvard Medical School and leads a multidisciplinary group focused on utilizing advanced imaging to improve prevention, diagnosis, and treatment of disease. Dr. Hoffmann has trained more than 80 researchers and clinicians and has conducted more than 100 clinical trials, among them ROMICAT I and II, PROMISE, and REPRIEVE as well as the Framingham Heart Study. He is an Associate Editor for Circulation Cardiovascular Imaging, the Co-Chair of the Imaging Oversight Committee of the Framingham Heart Study, and a member of multiple national initiatives, guideline committees, and task forces for the major cardiology and radiological societies.