Mark D. Huffman, MD, MPH

Mark D. Huffman, MD, MPH

Professor of Medicine
Co-Director Global Health Center

Related Links

Global Health Center

Physician Profile

Research Profile


  • 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


  • National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute/Global Alliance for Chronic Disease 2.0 Scale-up Program, Steering Committee, Chair, 2021
  • NIH Science of Implementation in Health and Healthcare study section, standing Member, 2021
  • American Heart Association, Silver Heart Member, 2020
  • American Heart Association Precision Cardiovascular Medicine Institute, Research Advisory Task Force, Member, 2019
  • National Academy of Medicine, Emerging Leaders in Health and Medicine Scholar, 2019
  • American Heart Association 2030 Strategic Planning Task Force, Member, 2016-2020
  • American Heart Association 2020 Goal Metrics Committee, Chair, 2016-2018
  • World Heart Federation Emerging Leaders Program, Senior Program Advisor, 2013-2018
  • American Heart Association, Fellow, 2013
  • American College of Cardiology, Fellow, 2012

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.