Dennis Abraham, MD, received his bachelor’s degree in Premedicine from Pennsylvania State University and his medical degree from Sidney Kimmel (Jefferson) Medical College. He completed an internship and his residency in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York, and was a postdoctoral research fellow at Columbia University Medical Center. Dr. Abraham then moved to Duke University Medical Center, where he is now an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine. He is also Director of the Duke Cardiovascular Physiology Core. Dr. Abraham’s work is aimed at understanding how heart failure develops and the development of new drug therapies.