Keith C. Ferdinand, MD, FACC, FAHA, FNLA, FASPC

Professor of Medicine, Gerald S. Berenson Endowed Chair in Preventive Cardiology @ TULANE HEART AND VASCULAR INSTITUTE - NEW ORLEANS, LA

Dr. Keith C. Ferdinand is board-certified in internal medicine and cardiovascular disease, certified in the subspecialty of nuclear cardiology, and a specialist in clinical hypertension. Dr. Ferdinand is a member of the Association of University Cardiologists, past Chair of the National Forum for Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention, past Chief Science Officer and Chair of the ABC and board member of the American Society for Preventive Cardiology. He has conducted numerous trials in hypertension lipids, cardiometabolic risk, and cardiovascular disease especially in racial/ethnic minorities, with over 200 peer-reviewed publications and lectures nationally and internationally