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Dietary Reference Intakes for Water, Potassium, Sodium, Chloride, and Sulfate
Clinical Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins University. He earned his M.D. from the National University of Ireland and a master’s in epidemiology from the University of London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. He is an internationally recognized expert in the epidemiology, prevention, and treatment of cardiovascular and renal diseases. He has conducted a series of major research studies on hypertension prevention and management. Dr. Whelton has served as a consultant to many national and international health agencies and governments.