Rick A. NishimuraChair, Professor, Consultant | Rochester, Minnesota
Dr. Nishimura is currently a consultant in Cardiovascular Diseases at Mayo Clinic in Rochester Minnesota. He is the Judd and Mary Morris Leighton Professor of Cardiovascular Diseases and Professor of Medicine at the Mayo Clinic College of Medicine. He did his undergraduate at Knox College in Illinois where he graduated Phi Beta Kappa and Magna cum Laude. He then went to Rush Medical School where he graduated AOA.
He did his Internal Medicine residency and Cardiovascular Fellowship at the Mayo Graduate School of Medicine and joined the staff of Mayo Clinic in 1983. He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Fellow of the American Heart Association and Master of the American College of Physicians.