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Dr. Lawrence Resnick

Dr. Lawrence Resnick
Dr. Lawrence M. Resnick of blessed memory, was an innovative researcher in hypertension who contributed pioneering research on the metabolic syndrome—findings that potentially affected the treatment of more than 47 million Americans with the condition—was Professor of Medicine at Weill Cornell Medical College and Attending Physician at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center in the Division of Cardiovascular Pathophysiology and the Howard Gilman Institute for Valvular Heart Diseases.
In addition to his brilliant career as a caring healer and brilliant researcher, Dr. Resnick will always be remembered among Lubavitch chasidim and admirers for his selfless care for the Rebbe as his personal doctor, beginning after the Rebbe's massive heart attack in 1977.
Dr. Resnick passed away on May 6 at the young age of 55.