Neil Stone

Neil Stone, MD
MD, MACP, FACC, FAHA, FNLA
Robert Bonow Professor of Medicine in Preventive Cardiology at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University

Dr. Neil Stone serves as faculty for K2P’s LEGENDS series, where he has provided a talk on the prevention of cardiovascular disease through lipid management.

He is the Robert Bonow Professor of Medicine in Preventive Cardiology at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University. He has a practice in cardiovascular diseases and a special clinic for the diagnosis and management of lipid-related disorders at the Northwestern Medical Faculty Foundation. He is currently the Suzanne and Milton Davidson Distinguished Physician at Northwestern Memorial where he serves as the Medical Director of the Vascular Center for the Bluhm Cardiovascular Institute.

Dr. Stone was a member of the first and third National Cholesterol Education Program Adult Treatment Panels (ATP I, III) and is past Chairman of the AHA Nutrition Committee and Clinical Affairs Committee. He served on the AHA Expert Panel on Population and Prevention Science and has participated in multiple writing groups producing clinical practice guidelines in primary and secondary prevention and cholesterol management. He was the chair of the 2013 ACC/AHA Cholesterol Guidelines and vice-chair of the 2018 AHA/ACC/Multisociety Cholesterol Guidelines. Most recently, he was on the writing group for the 2021 ACC Expert Consensus Decision Pathway on the Management of ASCVD Risk Reduction in Patients with Persistent Hypertriglyceridemia. He has chaired and/or participated annually in educational sessions on lipids and preventive cardiology at national meetings for over 30 years. Read a Q&A with Dr. Stone