Shunichi (Nick) Homma
Shunichi Homma is the MM Hatch Professor of Medicine at Columbia University Medical Center where he serves as the Deputy Chief of Cardiology Division. He is also the CMO for Columbia’s Faculty Practice Organization (1,800 providers), independent practice association (400 providers) and its accountable care organizations (ACOs). Homma chairs the Strategy and Quality Committee as well as the Digital Health Governance Committee. He is a graduate of Dartmouth College, Albert Einstein College of Medicine (MD), and Tuck School of Business/Geisel School of Medicine (MHCDS). He completed cardiology fellowships at Massachusetts General Hospital and Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. Homma is a founding board member of AHA Heritage affiliate, American Society of Echocardiography and serves or has served on various guideline committees including those for American Academy of Neurology, American Society of Echocardiography and European Heart Failure Society. He is credited with over 400 full-length manuscripts, over 30,000 literature citations, and has been continuously funded by NIH since 1989. He is also a visiting professor at Tohoku University, Tokyo Women’s Medical University and Kansai Medical University. With a thorough understanding of research and teaching missions, Homma aims to create an effective alignment between an academic medical center’s clinical objectives with the research and teaching missions to further enhance the value of such institutions.
Biography current as of February 10, 2020