WHF Lifetime Achievement Award

Prof. Salim Yussuf

Salim Yussuf has been honoured with the WHF Lifetime Achievement Award, presented by WHF President, Prof. Fausto Pinto, during the World Congress of Cardiology 2022.

Salim Yusuf (1976, Clinical Medicine) is a Distinguished Professor of Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology & Biostatistics at McMaster University in Canada.  He currently holds the Marion W Burke Chair in Cardiovascular Disease at McMaster’s Medical School and is the Executive Director of the Population Health Research Institute.  Previously, he served as President of the World Heart Federation until 2015.