Dr. Harold, board certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Disease, Geriatric Medicine, and Critical Care Medicine, is a past Chief of Staff at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He currently serves as Clinical Professor of Medicine at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute and the David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA). Dr. Harold serves on the voluntary clinical faculty and is an attending physician at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute. He chairs the Clinical Academic Promotions and Appointments Council (Clin-APAC) at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center.
Dr. Harold is a past President of the American College of Cardiology (ACC). He is a past Chair of the ACC Board of Governors and previously served as ACC Secretary. Dr. Harold is the Chair of the World Heart Federation Partner’s Council for 2016 representing ACC. He is a member of the Board of Directors of numerous organizations, including the World Heart Federation, Los Angeles affiliate of the American Heart Association (AHA), the Heart Fund at Cedars-Sinai and the UCLA Clinical Faculty Association. He is a former member of the American Board of Internal Medicine Board of Directors, and currently serves on the ABIM Foundation Board of Trustees.
Dr. Harold completed his internal medicine training at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York and a fellowship in cardiology at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles. He was honored with the Master designation from both the American College of Physicians (ACP) and ACC. Dr. Harold holds honorary fellowship with the Royal College of Physicians of Ireland and the Cardiological Society of India. Dr. Harold is a fellow of the European Society of Cardiology, AHA and ACP.