Jesse E. Adams, M.D., F.A.C.C.
Jesse Adams MD FACC is board-certified in cardiovascular disease. He is a Fellow of theAmerican College of Cardiology. He earned his medical degree from Wake Forest University in 1987. Subsequent training included internal medicine internship and residency and then cardiology fellowship at Barnes Hospital, Washington University in St. Louis, MO, finishing in 1995. He served one year as Assistant Instructor of Medicine at Barnes Hospital, Washington University prior to moving to Louisville.
He is Governor for the Kentucky chapter of the American College of Cardiology, is Past-President of the Kentuckiana Metro chapter of the American Heart Association and has served as an Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) at the University of Louisville.
He has published scientific papers in multiple journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, and Circulation (American Heart Association), among others. He performed the original studies of cardiac troponin, utilized world-wide for the detection of heart attacks, and has served as editor for two textbooks on the use of biomarkers in cardiology.