Paul E. Fenster, MD, is an Associate Professor of Medicine. A native of New York, Dr. Fenster graduated cum laude from Brandeis University in 1970. He received his medical training at the State University of New York, Health Sciences Center at Brooklyn. After completing his internship in Internal Medicine at Brooklyn in 1975, he moved to Tucson. Following his residency in Internal Medicine at The University of Arizona College of Medicine, he completed a Cardiology Clinical Fellowship and Research Fellowship at The University of Arizona. He was a recipient of an American Heart Association Clinician-Scientist Award from 1980 to 1985 for the study of pharmacokinetic and dynamic effects of cardiac drugs.
Dr. Fenster received the Cardiology Fellowship Teaching Award in 1993, 1998, and 2000. Dr. Fenster is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology. He is past President of the Arizona Affiliate of the American Heart Association, past President of the Southern Arizona Division of the American Heart Association, and past chairman of the Arizona Heart Association Research Advisory Committee. He has authored over 41 original research publications, 35 book chapters, and 55 clinical reviews.