About Aaron Aguirre, MD, PhD

Aaron Aguirre is an attending cardiologist and critical care physician at the Massachusetts General Hospital and an Assistant Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and his doctoral degree in electrical and biomedical engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He trained in internal medicine, cardiology, and critical care at the Brigham and Women's Hospital. Dr. Aguirre's prior research focused on the development of high-resolution optical imaging methods and catheter imaging technologies for clinical applications. His current research at the MGH Center for Systems Biology utilizes innovative molecular imaging and microscopy techniques to investigate the biology of myocardial infarction (heart attack) and heart failure. Dr. Aguirre is also a clinical affiliate of the MGH Healthcare Transformation Lab, where he leads projects involving the development of new digital health and medical device technologies for use in the intensive care unit.

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Division of Cardiology
55 Fruit St
Boston, MA 02114-2696
Phone: 866-644-8910

Center for Systems Biology
185 Cambridge Street
Room 3218
Boston, MA 02114
Phone: 617-643-6177

Medical Education

  • MD, Harvard Medical School
  • MD, Harvard Medical School/ BWH
  • PhD, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Residency, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship, Brigham and Women's Hospital
  • Fellowship, Mass General Hospital

American Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Critical Care Medicine, American Board of Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease, American Board of Internal Medicine

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