Simon C. Body

Simon C. Body, M.B.,Ch.B., M.P.H.

Principal Investigator

The Center for Perioperative Genomics

Professional Activities

Simon C. Body, M.B.,Ch.B., M.P.H., is an Associate Professor of Anesthesia at Harvard Medical School and a cardiac anesthesiologist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital. His primary foci are the genetic etiology and molecular biology of atrial fibrillation occurring after cardiac surgery, and the genetic etiology of bicuspid aortic valve disease.

Medical Training

  • Masters of Public Health: Harvard School of Public Health, Boston, MA
  • Fellowship: Cardiothoracic Anesthesia, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, MA
  • Residencies: Auckland Hospital Board & Royal North Shore Hospital, Sydney, Australia
  • Medical School: Auckland Medical School, Auckland, New Zealand