Harvey D. White, DSc
Honorary Clinical Professor of Medicine
University of Auckland
trained as a cardiologist at Green Lane Hospital
and at the Harvard Medical School
in Boston, Massachusetts, United States.
In recognition of his work on end-systolic volume, infarct artery patency and fibrinolysis, he was awarded a Doctorate of Science (DSc) by the University of Otago, New Zealand in 1995 and the 1998 Prince Mahidol Award for Medicine by the King of Thailand.
Professor White is an Honorary Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine at the University of Auckland.
is also an Honorary La'auli Matai (High chief) in Lalomalava, Samoa and a fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians
, the American College of Cardiology, the European Society of Cardiology
, the American Heart Association, the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand
and the Royal Society of New Zealand
special research interests include management of acute ischemic syndromes, cardiovascular disease in the elderly and dyslipidemia.
has more than 500 peer reviewed articles, 55 editorials and 55 Book Chapters.
was invited to give the Paul Dudley White Lecture in 2004 at the American Heart Association
He is also the associate editor of Circulation and editorial board member for international journals including Heart, the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, the American Heart Journal, the European Heart Journal and the heart.org.
He is also a Section Editor, for the Clinical Trials section in Current opinion in Cardiology.
chaired the PRISM study and HERO trials.
He is also a member of the VIGOUR group and co-chairman of the Redefinition of MI ESC/AHA and the STABILITY Trial.
He has served on the steering committees of several international trial groups including ISIS, GUSTO, LIPID and TIMI.