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Anticoagulation


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  • Christian T. Ruff, MD, MPH

    Christian T. Ruff, MD, MPH

    Christian T. Ruff, MD, MPH

    TIMI Study Group

    Christian T. Ruff, MD, MPH, is an associate physician in the Cardiovascular Division at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and an assistant professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School, both in Boston, Massachusetts. His expertise lies in atrial fibrillation, both risk stratification and implementation of antithrombotic therapy for stroke prevention, as well as the treatment and prevention of venous thromboembolism. Dr Ruff is an investigator in the Thrombolysis in Myocardial Infarction (TIMI) Study Group, is director of the Genetics Core Laboratory, and co-chairman of the Clinical Events Committee. He earned his medical degree at the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and his master of public health degree at the Harvard School of Public Health.
  • Elaine Hylek, MD, MPH

    Elaine Hylek, MD, MPH

    Elaine Hylek, MD, MPH

    Professor of Medicine

    Elaine M. Hylek, MD, MPH, is a professor of medicine at Boston University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. She received her MD from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, her MPH (quantitative methods) from Harvard University School of Public Health, and completed her internal medicine residency training at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School. Dr Hylek’s research areas include arterial (stroke) and venous thrombosis, anticoagulant therapies, and atrial fibrillation. She is a section editor for the Journal of Thrombosis and Haemostasis, a member of the International Society of Thrombosis and Haemostasis Executive Committee for World Thrombosis Day, and director of the Thrombosis and Anticoagulation Service at Boston Medical Center.

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