Peter McCullough completed his Medical degree as an Alpha Omega Alpha graduate of the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas after receiving a B.S. degree from Baylor University. He went on to complete his internal medicine residency at the University of Washington in Seattle, Cardiology Fellowship at William Beaumont Hospital, and M.S. degree in public health at the University of Michigan. Dr. McCullough served as the Program Director in cardiovascular diseases at Henry Ford Health System from 1997 to 2000, Chief of cardiology at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine from 2000 to 2002, and Chief of Nutrition and Preventive Medicine at William Beaumont Hospital from 2002 to 2010. Within the eight hospital St. John Providence Health System, Dr. McCullough provides administrative oversight over the spectrum of graduate medical education training and scientific research programs. At Providence Park, Dr. McCullough leads a clinical and research team fostering innovative approaches in cardiovascular medicine. He is an internationally recognized authority on the role of chronic kidney disease as a cardiovascular risk state with over 700 published, scientific communications. He is the author of the “Interface between Renal Disease and Cardiovascular Illness” in Braunwald’s Heart Disease textbook. Dr. McCullough is the coeditor of Reviews in cardiovascular medicine and serves on the editorial boards of multiple specialty journals. In 2009, he received the American College of Cardiology Simon Dack Award for scholarly excellence. Outside of professional life, Dr. McCullough is a dedicated athlete and has completed 47 marathons across North America and Europe.
Biography Updated on 30 September 2010