Dr. Milani currently serves as the Chief Clinical Transformation Officer, Medical Director of System Service Lines, Vice-Chairman of the Department of Cardiology and Director of Non-Invasive Imaging at Ochsner Health System and Professor of Medicine, at Ochsner Clinical School – The University of Queensland School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana.
After receiving his Internal Medicine training at the University of Florida, Dr. Milani completed fellowships in Critical Care Medicine at the University of Florida, Preventive Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology at Harvard University (Massachusetts General Hospital), and Cardiovascular Diseases at Ochsner Clinic Foundation. Dr. Milani’s research interests involve cardiovascular prevention, including lipids, hypertension, obesity, and exercise as well as noninvasive testing, encompassing echocardiography and exercise testing. He is the author or co-author of over 500 medical publications including 20 book chapters. Dr. Milani also serves as a frequent lecturer, as a reviewer for many peer reviewed medical journals, and is on the Editorial Board of American Journal of Cardiology, Vascular Medicine, Preventive Cardiology, and Progress in Cardiovascular Diseases.
Dr. Milani was the recipient of the 2005 Computerworld 21st Century Achievement Award. His honors also include being named 2009 System Physician of the Year and 2011 Physician Leader of the Year at the Ochsner Health System.
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See Dr. Milani speak Friday, October 30, 2:05, Measuring Digital Health Impact + Outcomes