Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH, FACC, FACP, FAHA, FCCP, FNKF

Baylor University Medical Center, Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute, Baylor Jack and Jane Hamilton Heart and Vascular Hospital, Dallas, TX, USA

After receiving a bachelor’s degree from Baylor University, Dr. McCullough completed his medical degree as an Alpha Omega Alpha graduate from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas. He went on to complete his internal medicine residency at the University of Washington in Seattle, cardiology fellowship including service as Chief Fellow at William Beaumont Hospital, and master’s degree in public health at the University of Michigan. Dr. McCullough oversees cardiovascular education and research at the Baylor Health Care System in Dallas, Texas, USA. He is an internationally recognized authority on the role of chronic kidney disease in cardiometabolic risk state with over 1000 publications including the “Interface between Renal Disease and Cardiovascular Illness” in Braunwald’s Heart Disease Textbook. In 2013, he was honored with the International Vicenza Award for Critical Care Nephrology for his outstanding contribution and dedication to the emerging problem of cardiorenal syndromes.