Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine
Florida Atlantic University
777 Glades Road
Boca Raton, FL 33431

561-297-4828

STEVEN BORZAK, M.D.

Professor of Integrated Medical Science



Steven Borzak, M.D., is Associate Program Director, Bethesda Hospital for the FAU Internal Medicine Residency.

 


  • 1980: A.B., Physics, Oberlin College, Oberlin, Ohio
  • 1984: M.D. University of Illinois, Chicago, Illinois

 

  • 2014-Present: Clinical Professor, Nova Southeastern College of Medicine, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • 2014-Present: Voluntary Professor of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL
  • 2013-Present: Associate Program Director, Internal Medicine Residency, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
  • 2013-Present: Affiliate Profressor of Integrated Medical Science, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
  • 2001-Present: Cardiologist, Bethesda Hospital, Boynton Beach, Florida
  • 2001-Present: Cardiologist, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, Florida
  • 2001-Present: Adjunct Professor, Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI
  • 2008-2014: Voluntary Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, FL
  • 2011-2013: Affiliate Associate Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science, Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, FL
  • 2007-2014: Clinical Associate Professor, Nova Southeastern College of Medicine, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • 2002-2007: Clinical Assistant Professor, Nova Southeastern College of Medicine, Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • 1998-2001: Adjunct Faculty, Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI
  • 1996-2001: Assistant Professor of Medicine (Tenure Track), Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH
  • 1988-1991: Research/Clinical Fellow in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston Massachusetts
  • 1987-1988: Clinical Instructor in Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL

 

  • Borzak S. Thrombolytic Therapy. In: Adult Clinical Cardiology Self-Assessment Program (ACCSAP VI). Bethesda: American College of Cardiology, 2005, pp. 9.29-9.37.
  • Borzak S. Transcataneous Pacing. In: Kruse JA, Fink MP, Carlson RW. Saunders' Manual of Critical Care. Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2003, pp. 699-700.
  • Borzak S. Cardioversion and defibrillation. In: Kruse JA, Fink MP, Carlson RW. Saunders' Manual of Critical Care. Philadelphia: Elsevier, 2003, pp. 701-3.
  • Borzak S. Thrombolytic Therapy. In: Hudson MP, Weaver WE, eds. ACCF Self-Assessment Programs, Focus on Acute Coronary Syndromes. Bethesda, MD: American College of Cardiology, 2003.
  • Borzak S. Thrombolytic Therapy. In: Adult Clinical Cardiology Self-Assessment Program (ACCSAP V). Bethesda: American College of Cardiology, 2002, pp. 3:17-3:22.
  • Borzak S, Vredenburg M, Becker RC. Secondary prevention after acute myocardial infarction: A Coronary Care Unit perspective. In: Rippe, J ed. Manual of Intensive Care Medicine. (3rd Ed.) Philadelphia: Lippincott-Raven, 2000, pp 207-219.

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Past Grant Support

  • Sponsor: Boehringer-Ingelheim
    Title: 1160.128 A prospective open label study evaluationg 2 management strategies on gastrointestinal symptoms 
    Grant period: 3/14-12/14 
    Principal investigator: S. Borzak is PI at JEM research
  • Sponsor: NHLBI
    Title: Trial to assess chelation therapy (TACT)
    Grant period: 9/1/03-8/31/08
    Principal investigator: Gervasio Lamas (S. Borzak is PI at JFK Medical Center)
  • Sponsor: Dupont Pharmaceuticals
    Title: Premier
    Grant period: 8/1/03-7/31/05
    Principal investigator: W. D. Weaver (S. Borzak is PI at JFK Medical Center)
  • Sponsor: Daichi Pharmaceuticals
    Grant Period: 12/01/01 – 12/31/02
    Title: Xanadu
    Principal Investigator: R. Harrington (S. Borzakis PI at JFK Medical Center)
  • Sponsor: National Institutes of Health (NHLBI)
    Grant Period: 11/01/00-03/31/04
    Title: Open Artery Trial (OAT)
    Principal Investigator: J Hochbaum (S. Borzakis PI at Henry Ford Hospital)
  • Sponsor: Novartis
    Grant Period: 12/1/98-12/31/03
    Title: VALIANT trial of valsartan, captopril or combination in survivors of MI with heart failure or left ventricular dysfunction. 
    Principal Investigator; Marc Pfeffer (M. Hudson is PI at Henry Ford Hospital)
  • Sponsor: Astra Zeneca
    Grant Period: 09/01/00-08/31/03
    Title: Sportif V
    Principal Investigator: (S Jafri is PI at Henry Ford Hospital)
  • Sponsor: AC of Clinical Pharmacy Cardiovascular Research
    Grant Period: 07/01/99 - 06/30/01
    Title: Pharmaco Kinetics and Pharmaco Dynamics of Ibutilide in patients with Heart Failure

Committee Positions

  • 2007: Course Co-Director, Palm Beach Cardiac Summit, June 17-19, Palm Beach, FL
  • 2003-Present: State Government Relations Committee, Florida Chapter American College of Cardiology
  • 2003-2007: Steering Committee, Trial to Assess Chelation Therapy (TACT)
  • 2001-2008: Steering Committee, Florida Cardiovascular Research, L.C.
  • 2001-2008: Member, Florida Cardiovascular Research, L.C.
  • 2001-2006: Data and Safety Monitoring Board, “Treatment Influences on Cognitive and Cerebrovascular Consequences of Hypertension,” NHLBI Funded, J. Jennings, P.I.
  • 2001-2004: Steering Committee, Synergy Trial
  • 2000-2002: Co-investigator, American College of Cardiology Guidelines Applied to Practice Initiative, MI

Elected Committee Positions/Committee Assignments

  • 2016-2017: Chief of Staff, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2014-Present: Board of Trustees, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2014-2015: Chief of Staff Elect, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2014-2015: Chairman, Credentials Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2012-Present: Formulary Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2012-2013: Member at Large, Medical Executive Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2012: Nominee, Chairman of Cardiothoracic Department, Bethesda Hospital, Boynton Beach, FL
  • 2010-2017: Medical Executive Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2010-2011: Secretary/Treasurer, Medical Staff, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2010-2011: Computerized Physician Order Entry Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2008-Present: Research Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2007-Present: Formulary Committee, Bethesda Hospital, Boynton Beach, FL
  • 2007-2011: Cardiovascular Services Committee, Bethesda Hospital, Boynton Beach, FL
  • 2006-2007: Heart Institute Development Team, Bethesda Hospital, Boynton Beach, FL
  • 2006-2007: Cardiovascular Multidisciplinary Team, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2006-2007: Blood Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2006: Special Care Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2006: Nominee, Chairman of Medicine, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2006: CT Angiography Development Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2005: Critical Care Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2005, 2007-Present: Professional Education Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2004: Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2002-2003: Special Care Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2001-2002: Cardiothoracic Surgery Morbidity and Mortality Committee, JFK Hospital, Atlantis, FL
  • 2000-2001: Fellowship Review Committee for Kwadwo Amankwa, Pharm.D., Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1999-2001: Steering Committee, Hospital Throughput Task Force, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1999-2001: Co-chair, Non-cardiology Telemetry Task Force, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1999-2001: Cardiology Fellowship Review Committee, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1998-2001: Inpatient Operations Committee, Department of Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1998-2001: Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1998-2001: Clinical Research Committee, Cardiology Division, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1998-2000: Fellowship Review Committee for Saeed Rasty, Pharm.D., Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1998-1999: Resident Supervision Task Force, Department of Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1997-2001: Kitchen Cabinet Committee, Cardiology Division, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1997-1998: Inpatient Care Planning Committee, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1997: Critical Care Patient Focused Care Vision Statement Team, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1997: Candidate, Henry Ford Medical Group Board of Governors, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1996-2000: House Staff Competency Committee, Department of Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1996-2000: Chairman, Search Committee, Department of Emergency Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1996-1998: Fellowship Review Committee for Neeta Amin, Pharm.D., Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1996-1998: Committee on Development of Clinical Research, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1996-1998: Chairman, MI Care Map Development Team, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1996-1997: Co-Chairman, Subgroup on Pharmaceutical Research
  • 1996: Hospital and Infrastructure Planning Committee, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1996: Chairman, Nominating Committee for Detroit Campus, Representatives to Henry Ford Medical Group Board of Governors, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1994-1997: Co-Chairman, Collaborative Practice Steering Committee, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1994-1996: Fellowship Review Committee for Desmond Pahdi, Pharm.D., Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1994: Co-Chairman, Retreat on Collaborative Practice, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1993-1995: Chairman, DNR Subcommittee
  • 1992-2001: Institutional Critical Care Practice Committee, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1992-2001: Chairman, Intensive Care Unit Executive Committee, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1992-2001: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Committee, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1991-2001: Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Committee, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1991-1995: Cardiology Fellowship Selection Committee
  • 1987-1988: Internship Selection Committee, Michael Reese Hospital, Chicago, IL

Editorial Responsibilities

  • 2011: Manuscript Reviewer, Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
  • 2005-Present: Manuscript Reviewer, Cardiology
  • 2000-Present: Editorial Board, Current Controlled Trials in Cardiovascular Medicine
  • 1999-Present: Manuscript Reviewer, Journal of the American College of Cardiology
  • 1999-Present: Manuscript Reviewer, European Heart Journal
  • 1999-Present: Manuscript Reviewer, Cleveland Clinic Journal of Medicine
  • 1999-Present: Manuscript Reviewer, Archives of Internal Medicine
  • 1999-Present: Editorial Board, Evidenced Based on Call
  • 1999-Present: Editorial Board, Cardiology Reviews
  • 1999-2001: Manuscript Reviewer, American Journal of Medical Sciences
  • 1998-Present: Manuscript Reviewer, Circulation
  • 1998-2001: Editor, Perspectives Section, Journal of Thrombosis & Thrombolysis
  • 1997-Present: Manuscript Reviewer, American Heart Journal
  • 1995-Present: Manuscript Reviewer, American Journal of Cardiology
  • 1993-Present: Editorial Board and Manuscript Reviewer, Journal of Thrombosis and Thrombolysis

Scientific Activities

  • 2011 Session Builder, AHA Scientific Sessions
  • 2009: Steering Committee, Sixth International Conference on Intensive Cardiac Care, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 2007: Steering Committee, Fifth International Conference on Intensive Cardiac Care, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 2005: Steering Committee and Session Chair, Fourth International Conference on Intensive Cardiac Care, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 2002: Steering Committee and Session Chair, Third International Conference on Intensive Cardiac Care, Tel Aviv, Israel
  • 2000: Steering Committee and Session Chair, Second International Conference on Intensive Cardiac Care, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 1999-2003: Acute Cardiac Care Committee, Council on Clinical Cardiology, American Heart Association
  • 1999, 2000: Student Scholarship in Cardiovascular Disease & Stroke Selection Committee, American Heart Association, National Affiliate
  • 1998 Research Committee, American Heart Association, MI
  • 1997-1999: Research Forum Committee, American Heart Association, Michigan Affiliate
  • 1997: Session Chairman, American Heart Association Scientific Sessions
  • 1997, 2000: Abstract Reviewer, American Heart Association Scientific Sessions
  • 1997, 1998: Session Chairman, American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions
  • 1996-1998: Abstract Reviewer, American College of Cardiology Scientific Sessions
  • 1992-1996: Research Grant-In-Aid Committee American Heart Association, Michigan Affiliate
  • 1988: Governor’s Committee, Illinois Chapter, American College of Physicians

Professional Societies/Organizations

  • 2013: Association of Program Directors of Internal Medicine
  • 2001: Palm Beach County Medical Society
  • 2001: Florida Medical Society
  • 1999: American Heart Association, Council on Emergency Cardiac Care
  • 1999: American College of Physician Executives
  • 1997: Wayne County Medical Society
  • 1997: Michigan State Medical Society
  • 1997: American Medical Association
  • 1996: Central Society for Clinical Research
  • 1993: Fellow, American College of Cardiology
  • 1992: Fellow, American College of Chest Physicians
  • 1992: Detroit Heart Club
  • 1992: American Heart Association, Council on Clinical Cardiology
  • 1990: International Society of Heart Research

Awards & Honors

  • 2014: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 14th Edition
  • 2013: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 13th Edition
  • 2012: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 12th Edition
  • 2011: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 11th Edition
  • 2010: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 10th Edition
  • 2009: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 9th Edition
  • 2008: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 8th Edition
  • 2007: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 7th Edition
  • 2007-2014: Best Doctors, Palm Beacher Magazine
  • 2006-2014: Best Doctors, Gold Coast Magazine
  • 2006-2014: Best Doctors, Boca Life Magazine
  • 2006: Attending of the Year (Teaching Award from Family Practice, Internal Medicine Residents), Columbia Hospital and Palm Beach Center for Graduate Medical Education, West Palm Beach, FL
  • 2006: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 6th Edition
  • 2005: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 5th Edition
  • 2004: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 4th Edition
  • 2003: Top Physician, South Florida CEO Magazine
  • 2003: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 3rd Edition
  • 2002 Top Physician, South Florida CEO Magazine
  • 2002 America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 2nd Edition Steven Borzak, M.D.
  • 2001: Appreciation Award for Outstanding Teaching and Dedication to the Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 2001: America’s Top Doctors (Castle Connolly Guide), 1st Edition
  • 2000-2001: Best Teacher Award (from Cardiology Fellows), Henry Ford Heart and Vascular Institute, Detroit, MI
  • 2000: How to Find the Best Doctors, Florida
  • 1999: Mentor to Merck Young Investigator Award, to Ajay Manhapra, Central Society for Clinical Research, September, 1999
  • 1999: Mentor to finalist, Elizabeth Barrett Connor Young Investigator Award for Clinical Epidemiology, to Ajay Manhapra, American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, November, 1999
  • 1998-1999: Teaching Excellence in Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1997-1998: Teaching Excellence in Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1997-1998: Cardiology Fellow’s Appreciation Award for Outstanding Teaching Efforts, Heart & Vascular Institute, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1996-1997: Teaching Excellence in Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1995: Mentor to Young Investigator Award, Second Place, to Mushabbar Syed, American College of Chest Physicians
  • 1994-1995: Teaching Excellence in Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1992-1993: Teaching Excellence in Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1991-1992: Teaching Excellence in Critical Care Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit, MI
  • 1984: Alpha Omega Alpha


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