Dr. Rohit Arora

Chicago, Illinois

Education and Professional Experience

Dr. Rohit Arora has committed his life to helping to heal people’s broken hearts and ensuring that his patients receive top quality treatment. Since 1970, Dr. Arora has been continuously learning and gaining experience from various academic institutions across the country and across the world. Read below to find out about Dr. Rohit Arora’s extensive professional and academic experience.

PRESENT POSITIONS:

Professor of Medicine
Professor of Physiology and Biophysics
Chairmain, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Associate Chairman of Medicine for Research
Vice Chair, Department of Medicine
The Chicago Medical School
North Chicago, Illinois

Professor of Medicine (Tenure Track)
Department of Medicine
The Chicago Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

Academic Appointments:

2014 – 2015
Acting Associate Director
Specialty Care
Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center
North Chicago, IL

2010 – Present
Chairman of Medicine
Department of Medicine
North Chicago VA Medical Center
North Chicago, IL

2010 – 2017
Associate Chairman for Research
The Chicago Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

2007 – Present
Chairman of Medicine
Department of Medicine
North Chicago VA, Medical Center
North Chicago, IL

2007 – Present
Department Head, Department of Medicine (FHCC)
Chief of Medicine (NCVA)
Chief of Cardiology
Captain James A. Lovell Federal Health Care Center
3001 Green Bay Road
North Chicago, IL 60064

2006 – Present
Chairman, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine
Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
The Chicago Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

2006 – 2007
Acting Chairman, Department of Medicine
North Chicago VA Medical Center
The Chicago Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

2005 – Present
Professor of Physiology and Biophysics (Adjunct)
Department of Physiology and Biophysics
The Chicago Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

2005 – Present
Chief, Division of Cardiology
North Chicago VA Medical Center
The Chicago Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

2005 – Present
Vice Chairman, Department of Medicine
North Chicago VA Medical Center
The Chicago Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

2005 – Present
Professor of Medicine
College of Health Professionals
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

2003 – 2005
Clinical Professor of Medicine
Department of Medicine
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
New Brunswick, NJ

2002 – 2003
Co-Director, Neuro-Cardiology Institute
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ

2002 – 2003
Director, Clinical Research in Cardiology
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
University Hospital
Newark, NJ

2001 – 2005
Professor of Pharmacology and Physiology
Department of Pharmacology and Physiology
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ

2000 – 2005
Professor of Medicine
Division of Cardiovascular Diseases
Department of Medicine
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
Newark, NJ

2000 – 2005
Associate Chairman of Medicine for Research
Department of Medicine
The Chicago Medical School
Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science
North Chicago, IL

2000 – 2003
Chief and Director of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
New Jersey Medical SChool
Newark, NJ

2000 – 2003
Director of Catheterization Laboratory & Interventional Cardiology
Department of Medicine
University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey
New Jersey Medical School
Newark, NJ

1998 – 2000
Director of Critical Care Units
Department of Medicine
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

1998 – 2000
Associate Cardiology Fellowship Director
Department of Medicine
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

1997 – 2000
Director of Coronary Care and Step-Down Unit
Department of Medicine
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

1996 – 2000
Associate Professor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology
Department of Medicine
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

1994 – 2000
Associate Cardiology Fellowship Director
Department of Medicine
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

1988 – 1996
Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine
Division of Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology
Department of Medicine
Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center
Columbia University
College of Physicians and Surgeons
New York, NY

1986 – 1987
Instructor in Medicine
Division of Cardiology
Department of Medicine
Montefiore Medical Center
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Bronx, NY

Education

1987 – 1988
Intervetnional Cardiology Fellowship
Cleveland Clinic Educational Foundation
Cleveland, OH

1985 – 1986
Fellow, Nuclear Cardiology
Mt. Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

1984 – 1985
Fellow, Cardiology
Mt. Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

1983 – 1984
Fellow, Cardiology
Mt. Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

1982 – 1983
Chief Resident, Internal Medicine
Joint Disease & North General Hospital
Mt. Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

1981 – 1982
Residency, Internal Medicine
Joint Disease & North General Hospital
Mt. Sinai Medical Center
New York, NY

1976 – 1981
Residency & Internship, Internal Medicine
Topiwala National Medical College
University of Bombay
Bombay, India

1972 – 1976
Doctor of Medicine
Topiwala National Medical College
University of Bombay
Bombay, India

1970 – 1972
Bachelor of Science
Jai Hind College & B.S. Institute of Science
University of Bombay
Bombay, India