Translational Medicine

Translational Medicine
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Fawaz Mzayek

Fawaz Mzayek
Associate Professor Division of Epidemiology, Biostatistics and Environmental Health School of Public Health University of Memphis Robison Hall, Room 300 3825 DeSoto Avenue Memphis, TN 38152


Fawaz Mzayek, MD, MPH, PhD, is an Associate Professor of Epidemiology. He earned an MD from the University of Aleppo School Of Medicine, in Aleppo, Syria, a Masters in Public Health and a PhD in epidemiology from Tulane University. He currently holds an adjunct position at Tulane University. Dr. Mzayek has extensive experience in the epidemiology of cardiovascular disease and its risk factors. He has been working with large datasets from longitudinal studies such as the Bogalusa Heart Study, the renowned longitudinal, community‐based study of the natural evolution of cardiovascular disease. Dr. Mzayek also has a strong background in drug development and pharmacology. His work focuses on study design and research methods, and he has extensive experience in the conduct and analysis of clinical trials. Other areas of research interest include tobacco control and diabetes.

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