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Erin Michos, MD

Director of Women's Cardiovascular Health Research and Associate Professor of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University

Dr. Erin Michos is an Associate Professor in the Division of Cardiology at the Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, with joint appointment in Epidemiology at the School of Public Health. She is the Director of Women’s Cardiovascular Health Research and the Associate Director of Preventive Cardiology at Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Michos is an internationally known expert in Preventive Cardiology and Women’s Health, having authored more than 600 publications and 11 book chapters. Her research involves (1) Cardio-Obstetrics and Women’s Health; (2) Lipids and Lipid management; (3) Cardiometabolic disease (4) Coronary artery calcium, inflammation and biomarkers of cardiovascular risk.

Dr. Michos completed medical school at Northwestern University, Internal Medicine residency and Cardiology fellowship at the Johns Hopkins Hospital, and a Masters of Health Science degree at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health.

Other professional roles and responsibilities include:

- Co-Editor-in-Chief for the American Journal of Preventive Cardiology and Associate Editor for Circulation

- Co-Director of the IMPACT Center (Improving Participation Among Diverse Populations in Cardiovascular Clinical Trials) at Johns Hopkins, funded by the American Heart Association (AHA)

- Co-investigator in several NIH-funded studies including the Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis and Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities cohorts

- Training Director for four AHA Strategic Focused Research Networks

Dr. Michos has mentored more than 60 individuals and is the recipient of 2 mentoring awards.