Founder and Chief Scientist for the Midwest Biomedical Research Center, DePaul University
Dr. Kevin Maki is a leading clinical lipid specialist with extensive experience in the design and conduct of clinical trials in human nutrition, metabolism and chronic disease management. He has participated in more than 250 clinical trials and observational studies as an investigator, consultant or statistician. Dr. Maki is the Founder and Chief Scientist for the Midwest Biomedical Research Center for Metabolic and Cardiovascular Health and Adjunct Faculty in Biostatistics and Applied Epidemiology at DePaul University in Chicago. He is a certified Clinical Lipid Specialist and a Fellow of the National Lipid Association, The Obesity Society and the American College of Nutrition, as well as a Vice President of the Board of Governors of the Accreditation Council for Clinical Lipidology.
Dr. Maki's research has been extensively published in more than 200 peer reviewed scientific papers and he has authored or co-authored several books, including Practical Lipid Management: Concepts and Controversies and Therapeutic Lipidology. He also served as a member of the Expert Panel and Writing Group that developed the National Lipid Association's Recommendations for Patient-Centered Management of Dyslipidemia: Parts 1 and 2.