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News & Highlights
CVP Core Faculty Hilary Seligman was featured in a New York Times article, Food Banks Take on a Contributor to Diabetes: Themselves, which highlights her work with food banks to address type 2 diabetes. Read more »
CVP Core Faculty Hilary Seligman will be moderating a discussion with James Madara, MD, CEO, American Medical Association at The Commonwealth Club in San Francisco on Wednesday May 25th at 6:30 pm. Read more »
CVP Core Faculty Margot Kushel had an editorial published in the most recent edition of the Journal of General Internal Medicine titled "Things Fall Apart: Preventing High Readmission Rates Among Homeless Adults". Read more »
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CVP Director Kirsten Bibbins-Domingo, PhD, MD, MAS along with CVP Associate Faculty Dhruv Kazi, MD, MSc, MS, and CVP Staff Pam Coxson, PhD, JOanne Penko, MS, MPH, and David Guzman, MSPH recently had their paper published in The Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA),
"Cost-effectiveness of PCSK9 Inhibitor Therapy in Patients With Heterozygous Familial Hypercholesterolemia or Atherosclerotic Cardiovascular Disease".
In addition you can watch a video produced by JAMA of lead author Dhruv Kazi, MD, MSc, MS describing the study's findings. Read more »