Peter P. TothDirector, Associate Professor | Sterling, Illinois
Peter P Toth, MD, PhD, FAAFP, FNLA, FAHA, is Director of Preventive Cardiology at CGH Medical Center in Sterling, IL, and Professor of Clinical Family and Community Medicine at the University of Illinois College of Medicine in Peoria. He received his medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit, MI, and PhD in Biochemistry from Michigan State University in East Lansing. Dr Toth completed his residency training in Family Medicine at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics. Dr Toth has authored and coauthored over 220 publications in medical and scientific journals and textbooks.
He is Editor-in-Chief of the Year in Lipid Disorders, Associate Editor for the Year Book of Endocrinology, and Coeditor of the textbook, Comprehensive Management of High Risk Cardiovascular Patients. Dr Toth has lectured on many topics in cardiovascular medicine throughout the world. Additionally, he is a member of the American College of Cardiology Foundation Council on Cardiovascular Disease Prevention and American Heart Association’s Council on Lipoproteins, Lipid Metabolism, and Thrombosis.
Dr Toth is also a member of Alpha Omega Alpha and Sigma Xi, and is past President of the National Lipid Association. He serves as Vice President of the American Board of Clinical Lipidology and member of the board of the American Society of Preventive Cardiology.