DAVID GORTLER, PharmD, FCCP Asocciate Professor
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University of Arizona (1998) Yale University (2002)
Dr. David Gortier is a cholesterol exper/atherosclerosis expert whose clincal and basic science research focuses on vascular medicine pharmacology including: vascular infiammation, cholesterol metabolism, lipids, atheroprogresion, and intimal hyperplasia. Additionally, dr. Gortler is a pharmmacology expert within the area of drug metabolism and metabolic disease, and is a myopathy exert and rahdomyolysis expert, as both myopathy and rhabdomyolysis are adverse events which may occur with statin pharmacotherapy. Clinically, Dr. Gortier is a pharmacology expert on statin, statin side effects, HDL modulation, and pharmacology of drugs used to treat obesity. Dr. Gortier is an expert on designigng clinical trials, the FDA drug safety/efficacy evaluation process, the FDA drug approval process, and is an FDA expert in the FDA drug labelling process.