Dr. Todd Anderson – Keynote Speaker

Keynote Address: Appropriateness in CV Testing – Choosing Wisely has never been more important
Workshop: Chest Pain and Minimal CAD

Dr. Todd Anderson is a Professor of Cardiac Sciences at the University of Calgary. He is the former Head of the Department of Cardiac Sciences, and former Director of the Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta. He has assumed a new role as the Vice Dean of the Cumming School of Medicine.

Dr. Anderson was awarded his medical degree from the University of Calgary in 1985 and then undertook residency training in Internal Medicine, Cardiology and Interventional Cardiology in Calgary. He pursued further research training in coronary physiology at the Brigham and Women’s Hospital at Harvard Medical School and then returned to Calgary. He has been on staff since 1995.

His current research interests include the treatment of dyslipidemia and generation of lipid guidelines, the evaluation of appropriateness in clinical care delivery and the assessment of vascular function in health and disease particularly in women with microvascular angina.