Brian F. Mandell, M.D., Ph.D.

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Brian Mandell is chairman of academic medicine and a senior staff in Rheumatology and Immunologic Diseases, Center for Vasculitis Care and Research at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland, Ohio.

Dr. Mandell joined the Clinic in 1993 following a faculty appointment at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. He previously earned a bachelor’s degree in Biology and a Ph.D. in Physiology and Biophysics from Washington University, St. Louis, Missouri, and then a medical degree from New York University School of Medicine. He trained in medicine and rheumatology at the University of Pennsylvania. He is board certified in internal medicine and rheumatology, and was awarded Mastership in the American College of Physicians.

He is currently editor-in-chief of the Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine and is a professor of medicine at the Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University. He is the director of the Cleveland Clinic Internal Medicine Residency Program’s Scholarly Activity Program and the Medicine Humanities Program. He is a graduate of the Stanford Faculty Development Program in clinical teaching.

Dr. Mandell has served on national education planning and writing committees for the American College of Rheumatology, the American Board of Internal Medicine and the American College of Physicians.

He has published over 100 articles, chapters, and editorials in peer-reviewed publications and textbooks relating to clinical and basic aspects of medical science. He has a special interest in gout as well as multi-system inflammatory diseases.