Dr. Holly Andersen is the Director of Education and Outreach for the Ronald O. Perelman Heart Institute at The New York Presbyterian Hospital and is and is an Assistant Professor of Medicine at the Weill Cornell Medical Center.
Holly S. Andersen, M.D. is a 1985 graduate of Dartmouth College where she majored in Neuroscience, received the Ernest T. Saeger Memorial Award for outstanding work in the premedical sciences and served as a research fellow under Nobel Laureate, Dr. D. Carelton Gajdusek at the National Institutes of Health.
Holly Andersen graduated with Honors from the University of Rochester School of Medicine where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and awarded the Janet. M. Glasgow Memorial Achievement Award from the American Medical Women's Association.
Dr. Andersen completed her internship, residency and fellowship at the New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Medical Center where she additionally served as the Chief Medical Resident for the Department of Medicine.
She is the past director of the Medical School's cardiac pathophysiology course and founded and chairs the David E. Rogers Memorial Research Award competition for the Medical House Staff. In 2006 a Visiting Professorship in Integrative Medicine was endowed in her name at the Weill Medical College of Cornell.