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Mark D. Huffman, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine, Co-Director Global Health Center

Phone314-362-1291

Fax314-362-4619

Education

  • Master of Public Health: Tulane University School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, New Orleans, LA (2003)
  • Doctor of Medicine : Tulane University School of Medicine, New Orleans, LA (2003)
  • Bachelor of Science: University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN (1998)

Board Certifications

  • Internal Medicine
  • Cardiovascular Disease

Recognition

2012

American College of Cardiology, Fellow

2013

American Heart Association, Fellow

2013-18

World Heart Federation Emerging Leaders Program, Senior Program Advisor

2016-18

American Heart Association 2020 Goal Metrics Committee, Chair

2016-20

American Heart Association 2030 Strategic Planning Task Force, Member

2019

American Heart Association Precision Cardiovascular Medicine Institute, Research Advisory Task Force, Member

2019

National Academy of Medicine, Emerging Leaders in Health and Medicine Scholar

2020

American Heart Association, Silver Heart Member

2021

NIH Science of Implementation in Health and Healthcare study section, standing Member

2021

National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/Global Alliance for Chronic Disease 2.0 Scale-up Program, Steering Committee, Chair

Clinical Interests

Preventive cardiology, lipidology, hypertension management.

Research Interests

Global cardiovascular implementation science, health system, and policy research, including related to World Health Organization Best Buys for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases, to improve cardiovascular health and health care toward achieving to the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.

Publications

View publications on PubMed.gov