David Maron, MD, is the Director of Preventive Cardiology and is board certified in InternalMedicine, Cardiovascular Disease, and Clinical Lipidology. He received his undergraduatedegree at Stanford, his MD from the University of Southern California, and completed hisresidency in internal medicine at UCLA. Dr. Maron then completed a cardiology fellowshipand a research fellowship in Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology and Prevention atStanford University. He faculty at Vanderbilt for 20 years before returning to Stanford in2014. He is currently the Co-Chair and Principle Investigator of the International Study ofComparative Health Effectiveness with Medical and Invasive Approaches (ISCHEMIA) trial, alarge, international, NIH-funded study.