CME Presentations

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Presentations


Speakers

  • Christopher P. Cannon, MD

    Christopher P. Cannon, MD

    Christopher P. Cannon, MD

    Professor of Medicine

    Christopher P. Cannon, MD, is a professor of medicine at Harvard Medical School and a senior physician in the Cardiovascular Division at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston, Massachusetts, where he currently serves as education director of the Cardiovascular Medicine Innovation group. He has worked for 25 years as an investigator in the TIMI Study Group, then for 5 years with the Harvard Clinical Research Institute (now Baim Institute). Dr Cannon has published over 1000 original articles, reviews or book chapters in the field of acute coronary syndromes and prevention, has authored or edited 18 books, and has been principal investigator of more than 20 multicenter clinical trials. He earned his medical degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons in New York.
  • Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

    Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

    Christie M. Ballantyne, MD

    Professor of Medicine

    Christie M. Ballantyne, MD, is vice chair of research for the Department of Medicine, chief, sections of cardiology and cardiovascular research, and director of the Lipid Metabolism and Atherosclerosis Clinic Center for Cardiometabolic Disease Prevention at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. Dr Ballantyne is a leading expert on lipids, atherosclerosis and heart disease prevention. He is an established investigator for the American Heart Association and receives funding from the National Institutes of Health for research and clinical trials. Dr Ballantyne is an editorial director for www.lipidsonline.org, serves on the editorial board for Circulation, and has published extensively on atherosclerosis, lipids and inflammation. He received his MD from Baylor College of Medicine.

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