Honoree

Eric S. Williams

AWARDS

School of Medicine Glenn W. Irwin, Jr. Distinguished Faculty Award (2009)
Indiana University Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)
School of Medicine
M.D., 1971

BIOGRAPHY

Dr. Eric S. Williams is Professor of Medicine and Associate Director of the Krannert Institute of Cardiology. He is also the associate dean of IU Health Affairs. A graduate of Indiana University School of Medicine, he also obtained his Internal Medicine residency (serving also as Chief Resident), and his cardiovascular disease fellowship training at IU.

Dr. Williams' focus has been clinical cardiology and electrocardiography, previously serving as director of the cardiac care units and as Clinical Director of the Krannert Institute of Cardiology. He is co-program director of the Clarian Cardiovascular Center, and Associate Dean for Clarian Affairs.

Dr. Williams has held a number of national leadership positions for the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association. He is co-director of the ACC annual board and recertification review, and member of the ACC national taskforce on workforce.