Dr. Julie Ramos is an invasive cardiologist at the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapeutics (CIVT) at CUMC with an interest and emphasis on preventive cardiology. Dr. Ramos is both a cardiologist and a nutritionist and has appeared in numerous television interviews on diet and heart disease. She has also been a spokesperson for heart-healthy lifestyles in an at-risk population with multiple co-morbid diseases. She founded a Bronx WomenHeart support group for minority women of color who are survivors of heart disease. Her clinical focus has been in the under-served community of Inwood and Washington Heights since 2011. Her research interests have been in decreasing health disparities in women’s cardiovascular health through cross-discipline collaborations.
She is an assistant professor of cardiology at Columbia University Medical Center. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from Rutgers University and a Master’s Degree from Tufts University both in Nutritional Sciences. She received her medical degree from UMDNJ- New Jersey Medical School. She underwent post-graduate Ivy League training at Weill-Cornell Medical Center in New York City for Internal Medicine. She was trained in a 4 years Cardiology Fellowship at Emory University in Atlanta, GA, which included a cardiac MRI and CT imaging fellowship.