Ravin Davidoff, MBBCh
Boston University Chobanian & Avedisian School of Medicine
Cardiovascular Medicine

MBBCh, University of the Witwatersrand

Dr. Ravin Davidoff served as Senior Vice President and Chief Medical Officer of Boston Medical Center from 2011 through 2021. Dr. Davidoff previously served as Vice President of Medical Affairs and CMO at BMC since 2008. Dr. Davidoff received his MBBCh from the University of Witwatersrand, South Africa, and completed his residency in internal medicine at Boston City Hospital and fellowship in cardiology at Massachusetts General Hospital.

Dr. Davidoff is a Professor of Medicine at BU School of Medicine. At BMC, he is responsible for Network Development, Graduate Medical Education, Medical Affairs, the Medical Executive Committee and Clinical Affiliations including the Community Health Centers. He is the Institutional Officer for Research at Boston Medical Center.

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  1. Bouton TC, Lodi S, Turcinovic J, Schaeffer B, Weber SE, Quinn E, Korn C, Steiner J, Schechter-Perkins EM, Duffy E, Ragan EJ, Taylor BP, Miller N, Davidoff R, Hanage WP, Connor J, Pierre C, Jacobson KR. Coronavirus Disease 2019 Vaccine Impact on Rates of Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus 2 Cases and Postvaccination Strain Sequences Among Health Care Workers at an Urban Academic Medical Center: A Prospective Cohort Study. Open Forum Infect Dis. 2021 Oct; 8(10):ofab465.View Related Profiles. PMID: 34646910; PMCID: PMC8500299; DOI: 10.1093/ofid/ofab465;
  2. Hsu HE, Ashe EM, Silverstein M, Hofman M, Lange SJ, Razzaghi H, Mishuris RG, Davidoff R, Parker EM, Penman-Aguilar A, Clarke KEN, Goldman A, James TL, Jacobson K, Lasser KE, Xuan Z, Peacock G, Dowling NF, Goodman AB. Race/Ethnicity, Underlying Medical Conditions, Homelessness, and Hospitalization Status of Adult Patients with COVID-19 at an Urban Safety-Net Medical Center - Boston, Massachusetts, 2020. MMWR Morb Mortal Wkly Rep. 2020 Jul 10; 69(27):864-869.View Related Profiles. PMID: 32644981; PMCID: PMC7727597; DOI: 10.15585/mmwr.mm6927a3;
  3. Di Carli MF, Davidoff R. Editor's Note. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2018 02; 11(2):e007612. PMID: 29440114
  4. Di Carli MF, Davidoff R, Beerbaum P, Dorbala S, Gillam LD, Hoffmann U, Raman SV, Ruberg FL. Editor's Note. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2017 03; 10(3).View Related Profiles. PMID: 28289023; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.117.006334;
  5. Di Carli MF, Geva T, Davidoff R. The Future of Cardiovascular Imaging. Circulation. 2016 Jun 21; 133(25):2640-61. PMID: 27324360; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.116.023511;
  6. Di Carli MF, Davidoff R. Recognition of Reviewers. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Feb; 9(2):e004600. PMID: 26848064; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.116.004600;
  7. Di Carli MF, Davidoff R. Editor's Note. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2016 Jan; 9(1):e004410. PMID: 26719061; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.115.004410;
  8. Davidoff R, Fifer M, Francis S. Introduction to the Cardio-Oncology Miniseries. Circulation. 2015 Nov 10; 132(19):1834. PMID: 26553712; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.115.019806;
  9. Di Carli MF, Davidoff R. Editor's note. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2015 May; 8(5). PMID: 25977300; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.115.003560;
  10. Di Carli MF, Davidoff R. Editor's Note. Circ Cardiovasc Imaging. 2014 Nov; 7(6):853. PMID: 25406194; DOI: 10.1161/CIRCIMAGING.114.002790;
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Addressing the Ethical Issues at the Heart of the COVID-19 Pandemic

BU Today 12/15/2022

New study reviews evidence of racism in emergency medicine, sets research agenda

Medical Xpress 11/2/2022

Dr. Marcelle Willock, groundbreaking role model for women and people of color in medicine, dies at 84

The Boston Globe 10/30/2022

‘Busier than ever,’ Massachusetts hospitals are being ordered to cut back non-urgent care — again

Boston.com 11/23/2021

Hospitals are busier than ever — but not because of COVID

The Boston Globe 11/20/2021

A year into COVID, hospitals find a new normal

The Boston Globe 4/20/2021

BMC Begins Giving COVID-19 Vaccine to Staff

BU Today 12/17/2020

Hospitals are canceling elective surgeries to respond to COVID. Here’s what you need to know

The Boston Globe 12/11/2020

Boston Medical Center Is Well-Prepared for COVID-19 Surge

BU Today 12/2/2020

Hospitals Are Trying to Coax You Back — and Convince You That It’s Safe — As The COVID-19 Outbreak Eases

The Boston Globe 6/13/2020

When COVID-19 Patients Need to Recuperate at Home, But Have No Home

The Boston Globe 4/24/2020

State-Owned Newton Pavilion Reopens to Treat Homeless Patients with COVID-19

BU Today 4/21/2020

Inside Boston Medical Center: The Heart of the Coronavirus Storm (

The Boston Globe 4/18/2020

As Coronavirus Cases Surge in City’s Safety-Net Hospital, Four Out of 10 Cases are Now Related to Pandemic

The Boston Globe 4/7/2020

Hospital Teams Juggling Sourcing and Usage to Prepare for Worst-Case PPE Demand

HealthCity 4/7/2020

Shortage of Protective Equipment at Hospitals Threatens Health Care Providers, as Numbers of Admitted Patients Rise

The Boston Globe 3/20/2020

'It's Taking Up My Entire Day': Hospitals Prepare For A Possible Wave Of Critical Coronavirus Patients

WBUR 3/16/2020

100 Hospital and Health System CMOs to Know

Becker's Hospital Review 2/14/2020

100 Hospital and Health System CMOs to Know | 2019

Becker’s Hospital Review 5/17/2019

2006 Boston Medical Center: Excellence in Teaching
2003 Boston Medical Center: Excellence in Teaching
1996 University Hospital: Excellence in Teaching
1994 Boston University School of Medicine: Stanley L Robbins Excellence in Teaching Award
1992 University Hospital: Excellence in Teaching
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Valvular heart disease
Coronary artery disease
Thoracic aortic disease
Ischemic heart disease
Marfan syndrome
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