CMHC Faculty Members

Faculty of Tarsus Medical Group are leaders in healthcare

Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, MD

Chicago, Illinois

Donald M. Lloyd-Jones, MD



Dr. Donald M. Lloyd-Jones is the department chair of Preventive Medicine and the Eileen M. Foell Professor of Heart Research at the Feinberg School of Medicine at Northwestern University in Chicago.

His research interests are cardiovascular disease epidemiology, risk estimation, prevention, and the life course of cardiovascular health. Dr. Lloyd-Jones has authored more than 700 peer-reviewed scientific papers.

He has been a national leader for the American Heart Association for over 20 years. Dr. Lloyd-Jones has been a leader in developing national clinical practice guidelines for the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Association, and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute.

Education and Training

  • Master of science, Harvard School of Public Health, 2000
  • Fellowship, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1998
  • Chief residency, Massachusetts General Hospital, 1996
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital,1994
  • Medical degree, Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians and Surgeons, 1991
  • Bachelor of Arts, Swarthmore College

Professional Highlights

  • National Board President, American Heart Association, 2022
  • National Physician of the Year Award, American Heart Association,  2017
  • National Chairman’s Award, American Heart Association, 2010,
  • Council on Epidemiology and Prevention’s Mentoring Award, American Heart Association
  • Regional Top Doctor, 2014
  • Member, American Society for Clinical Investigation, 2011


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