Jeffrey M. Drazen
- Editor-in-Chief, The New England Journal of Medicine, USA
BS in Applied Physics, Tufts University; MD, Harvard Medical School. Formerly: Intern, Peter Bent Brigham Hospital; with Pulmonary Divisions, Harvard Hospitals; Chief of Pulmonary Division, Beth Israel Hospital, then combined divisions of Beth Israel and Brigham and Women's Hospitals, then Brigham and Women's Hospital; defined role of novel endogenous chemical agents in asthma, resulting in four new licensed pharmaceuticals for asthma; identified genetic component of variability of asthma treatment response. Since 2000, current position.