TRINITAS CARDIOLOGIST HONORED BY THE AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION
Dr. Arthur E. Millman Receives Prestigious Nussbaum Award
The American Heart Association recently honored a Trinitas Hospital Cardiologist with the Harvey E. Nussbaum Distinguished Service Award. Arthur E. Millman, MD, Chief of Cardiology and Medical Director of the Catheterization Lab and Cardiac Rehabilitation Program at Trinitas Hospital, received the award at the 2007 Affair of the Heart Gala on April 14, 2007 at the Westminster Hotel, Livingston.
"All of us at Trinitas Hospital are thrilled that the American Heart Association has chosen to honor one of our special doctors with this prestigious award," stated Gary S. Horan, FACHE, President and CEO of Trinitas Hospital. He added, "Throughout his long career, Dr. Millman has always placed top priority on his patients and on advancing the understanding of heart disease. He is well-known for his innovative and energetic approach, and for his commitment to the highest quality care."
Dr. Millman graduated Cum Laude from The City College of New York, and he received his MD degree from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine. He underwent his postdoctoral training in internal medicine and cardiology at Mt. Sinai Hospital.
Dr. Millman is certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology by the American Board of Internal Medicine. He is presently an Associate Professor of Medicine at Seton Hall University School of Graduate Medical Education, and a Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine at The University of Medicine & Dentistry. He also serves as a lecturer at the Mt. Sinai School of Medicine.
In his leadership position at Trinitas, Dr. Millman oversees the hospitalís participation in the multi-state demonstration project known as the C-PORT Study. Trinitas is one of nine New Jersey hospitals involved in the study, which is assessing the safety, quality and cost of elective angioplasty in hospitals that offer emergency angioplasty without onsite cardiac surgery backup.
In addition to his affiliation with Trinitas Hospital, Dr. Millman is an attending physician in Cardiology at St. Michaelís Medical Center in Newark and Newark Beth Israel Medical Center.
Among his memberships and offices in professional societies, Dr. Millman is the founder of the Northern New Jersey Echocardiology Club. He is a Fellow of the American Heart Association Council on Clinical Cardiology, a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, and a Fellow of the Society for Cardiac Angiography and Interventions.
For information about the Affair of the Heart Gala, please call the American Heart Association New Jersey State Office at 609-208-0020.
Posted: April 16, 2007