SPEAKERS

SpeakerTitle
Elena Aikawa Director, Vascular Biology Program; Associate Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Alberico L. Catapano Full Professor, Department of Pharmacological Sciences and Biomolecular Structure, University Of Milan
Myron Cybulsky Senior Scientist, Toronto General Hospital Research Institute
Alan Daugherty Director, Saha Cardiovascular Research Center; Gill Foundation Chair, Preventive Cardiology; Professor, Medicine and Physiology, University of Kentucky
Daniel Drucker Professor of Medicine, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto
Michael Farkouh Director, Cardiology Research, Division of Cardiology; Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto; Director, Clinical Trials, Peter Munk Cardiac Centre, University Health Network; Scientist, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Institute, St. Michael's Hospital, Toronto
Ross Feldman University of Manitoba
Valentin Fuster Director, Mount Sinai Heart; Physician-in-Chief of The Mount Sinai Hospital Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.
Robert Gros Associate Professor, Department of Physiology and Pharmacology. The University of Western Ontario
Catherine C. Hedrick Professor, Inflammation Biology, La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology
Kees Hovingh Department of Vascular Medicine - Internal Medicine; Academic Medical Center / University of Amsterdam
Murray Huff Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Medicine, The University of Western Ontario
David Jenkins Departments of Nutritional Sciences and Medicine, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
John Kastelein Professor of Medicine; Department of Vascular Medicine; Academic Medical Center / University of Amsterdam
Marlys Koschinsky Scientific & Executive Director, Robarts Research Institute
Guillaume Lettre Professor, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine, University of Montreal
Peter Libby Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Brigham and Women's Hospital
Peter Liu Professor, Faculty of Medicine, University of Ottawa
Ruth McPherson Director, Atherogenomics Laboratory and Lipid Clinic; Ottawa Heart Institute; Professor, Departments of Medicine and Biochemistry; University of Ottawa
Kathryn Moore Jean and David Blechman Professor of Cardiology; Leon H Charney Division of Cardiology, Marc and Ruti Bell Program for Vascular Biology and Disease, New York University Medical Center
Borge Nordestgaard Clinical Professor of Genetic Epidemiology, University of Copenhagen
Geoffrey Pickering Co-Director, Molecular Medicine, Robarts Research Institute, Western University
Daniel Rader Seymour Gray Professor of Molecular Medicine; Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania 
Paolo Raggi Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology, Mazankowski Alberta Heart Institute, University of Alberta
Kausik Ray Chair in Public Health (Clinical), Imperial College, London 
Paul Ridker Senior Physician, Brigham and Women's Hospital; Eugene Braunwald Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Jennifer Robinson Director, Preventive Intervention Center, College of Public Health and Department of Epidemiology, University of Iowa
William Sessa Alfred Gilman Professor of Pharmacology and Professor of Medicine, Yale University
Filip Swirski Associate Professor, Harvard Medical School; Massachusetts General Hospital
Anne Tybjaerg-Hansen Department of Clinical Medicine, University of Copenhagen
Renu Virmani Department of Pathology, Georgetown University; Department of Pathology, University of Maryland-Baltimore
Gerald Watts Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, Royal Perth Hospital Unit, School of Medicine and Pharmacology, The University of Western Australia
Jeffrey Weitz Professor, Division of Hematology and Thromboembolism, Department of Medicine; Executive Director, Thrombosis & Atherosclerosis Research Institute, McMaster University
Joseph Witztum Professor of Medicine, UC San Diego School of Medicine
Thomas Wolever Professor, Department of Nutritional Sciences, University of Toronto
Salim Yusuf Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario / Marion W. Burke Chair in Cardiovascular Disease; Professor, Department of Medicine; Director, Population Health Research Institute; Department of Health Research Methods, Evidence, and Impact; McMaster University