Debabrata Mukherjee, MD is the Chief of Cardiovascular Medicine and the  Chairman of the Department of Internal Medicine at the Texas Tech University. Prior to this, he had held the position of the Gill Foundation Professor of Interventional Cardiology, Professor of Internal Medicine, and the Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at the University of Kentucky and the Director of the Peripheral Interventional Program at the University of Michigan. Dr. Mukherjee received his Internal Medicine training at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Subsequently, he completed a fellowship in Cardiovascular Medicine and Interventional Cardiology also at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation. Dr. Mukherjee also completed a Masters in Clinical Research (MS) at the University of Michigan and a Certificate in Business Administration at the University Of Kentucky Gatton College Of Business.

Dr. Mukherjee has received the American College of Cardiology (ACC) Career Development Grant, the Joseph Cash Memorial Award for excellence in Health outcome research, and the Cardiovascular Center McKay Research Grant for Peripheral Arterial Disease. He is a member of the Marquis Directory of Who’s Who and has been named as one of the Best Doctors in America for several years. He has been an invited lecturer at several major national and international meetings, has authored over 300 publications, edited fourteen textbooks on cardiovascular diseases, and written more than 100 textbook chapters. He presently serves on several journal editorial boards, is the Editor-in-Chief of the Cardiovascular and Hematological Agents in Medicinal Chemistry, The Open Cardiovascular Imaging Journal, Cardiology Reviews and is a member of the American College of Cardiology Interventional Council.