Arayik Sargsyan, MD, MPH, is a Clinical Research Associate at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute. He is a surgeon from Armenia with training and experience in public health and clinical research. He is coordinating implementation of PREdiction of Sudden death in mulTi-ethnic cOmmunities (PRESTO) clinical trial in Ventura County.
Orison Woolcott, MD, studies the pathophysiology of obesity and Type 2 diabetes. He also studies the association of environmental factors (e.g., altitude, latitude) with obesity and Type 2 diabetes. More recently, Woolcott has been interested in exploring new clinical predictors of body adiposity and obesity-linked conditions such as stroke, myocardial infarction, cancer, sudden cardiac arrest and sudden cardiac death.