INAP: Featured Members

Updated:Sep 12,2017

Michael Miller

Michael Miller MD, FACC, FAHA

Nutrition Committee

Dr. Miller is a Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Epidemiology and Public Health at the University Of Maryland School Of Medicine. He is also Director of the Center of Preventive Cardiology at the University Of Maryland Medical Center. The focus of Dr. Miller’s investigative career is conducting molecular and translational research related to lipid and lipoprotein metabolism in an attempt to better understand the relationship between diet, fasting and postprandial triglycerides, HDL cholesterol and risk of coronary heart disease.

He is past president of the American Society of Preventive Cardiology (2005), chaired the AHA scientific statement, “Triglycerides and Cardiovascular Disease” (2011) and served as consultant for the National Library of Medicine (genetic HDL deficiency states) and USPS (Heart Health Stamp). In addition to serving on the AHA Nutrition Committee, Dr. Miller is co-chair of the AHA Clinical Lipidology Committee, co-chair of the Governor’s Advisory Council on Heart Disease and Stroke Prevention and member of the ACC Preventive Cardiology Nutrition Workgroup. He also serves on grant review committees for NHLBI and is a Trustee for the AstraZeneca HealthCare Foundation that awards grants for innovative community based projects throughout the United States.

Dr. Miller earned an MD at Rutgers Medical School, followed by a medical residency at the University of Cincinnati Hospital and fellowship training in lipoprotein metabolism and cardiovascular diseases at the Johns Hopkins Hospital. He is the co-author of 3 books, “The Practice of Coronary Disease Prevention” (Lippincott, Williams & Wilkins, 1996), “The AMA Guide to Preventing and Treating Heart Disease” (Wiley, 2008) and “Heal Your Heart, The Positive Emotions Prescription to Prevent and Reverse Heart Disease” (Rodale, 2014).

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