2012: Lewis Kuller, MD, DrPH

The 6th Saxon Graham Lecturer was Lewis H. Kuller, MD, DrPH, Distinguished University Professor of Public Health in the Department of Epidemiology at University of Pittsburgh.

Topic: Risk Factor Scores, Imaging, the Polypill: What is the Best Approach to Prevent Coronary Heart Disease?

Kuller is an internationally renowned researcher in the area of cardiovascular disease epidemiology. He is the Distinguished University Professor of Public Health in the Department of Epidemiology at the University of Pittsburgh School of Public Health.

The focus of his talk was on the shift in the paradigm of coronary heart disease prevention from risk factors and clinical disease to primary prevention of atherosclerosis and thrombosis