Tina Tailor, MD, Awarded Grant from Carolinas Collaborative

Tina D. Tailor, MD

Congratulations Tina Tailor, MD., Assistant Professor of Radiology in Duke Radiology’s Cardiothoracic Division, who was recently awarded a grant from The Carolinas Collaborative. The grant application is titled “Detection of Coronary Artery Calcification in the Lung Cancer Screening Population: Clinical Implications for Cardiovascular Risk Stratification and Statin Pharmacotherapy.” This multi-institution grant aims to evaluate the effect of coronary artery calcification on cardiovascular risk and statin delivery practice in the lung cancer screening population.