Dr. Mozaffarian's Background
Dariush Mozaffarian, M.D., is a cardiologist and epidemiologist. He is Co-Director of the Program in Cardiovascular Epidemiology and Associate Professor of Medicine at Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School; and Associate Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at the Harvard School of Public Health. His research focuses on the effects of lifestyle, particularly dietary habits, on cardiovascular and metabolic health and disease. Dr. Mozaffarian has served on several national and international committees and advisory boards, including the American Heart Association's Nutrition Committee; the World Health Organization Nutrition Guidance Expert Advisory Group; and the Gates Foundation/World Health Organization Global Burden of Diseases Nutrition Expert Group. Dr. Mozaffarian received a B.S. in biological sciences from Stanford University (Phi Beta Kappa), an M.D. from Columbia University (Alpha Omega Alpha), and a Doctorate in Epidemiology from the Harvard School of Public Health. He is board certified in Cardiovascular Medicine and is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a Fellow of the American Heart Association.
- Stanford University School of Medicine
- Medical School, 1995
- Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons
- New York, NY