null Steven Grover, MD

Senior Scientist, RI-MUHC

Metabolic Disorders and Complications Program

Centre for Outcomes Research and Evaluation

Professor, Department of Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, McGill University

Department of Medicine, Division of Internal Medicine, MUHC



clinical epidemiology • clinical guidelines • computer modelling • cost effectiveness • health promotion • physical activity • prevention • primary care

Research Focus

My research focuses on the importance of exercise, healthy eating, and other lifestyle interventions to improve health, as well as on digital, e-health interventions using web-based platforms.

Selected Publications

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  • Discussing coronary risk with patients to improve blood pressure treatment: secondary results from the CHECK-UP study. Grover SA, Lowensteyn I, Joseph L, Kaouache M, Marchand S, Coupal L, Boudreau G. J Gen Intern Med. 2009 Jan;24(1):33-9. doi: 10.1007/s11606-008-0825-4. Epub 2008 Oct 21. PMID: 18937013

  • Preventing cardiovascular disease among Canadians: is the treatment of hypertension or dyslipidemia cost-effective? Grover S, Coupal L, Lowensteyn I. Can J Cardiol. 2008 Dec;24(12):891-8. PMID: 19052668

  • Evaluating the incremental benefits of raising high-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels during lipid therapy after adjustment for the reductions in other blood lipid levels. Grover SA, Kaouache M, Joseph L, Barter P, Davignon J. Arch Intern Med. 2009 Oct 26;169(19):1775-80. doi: 10.1001/archinternmed.2009.328. PMID: 19858435

  • Estimating the benefits of patient and physician adherence to cardiovascular prevention guidelines: the MyHealthCheckup Survey. Grover S, Coupal L, Kouache M, Lowensteyn I, Marchand S, Campbell N. Can J Cardiol. 2011 Mar-Apr;27(2):159-66. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2011.01.007. PMID: 21459263

  • The challenges and benefits of cardiovascular risk assessment in clinical practice. Grover SA, Lowensteyn I. Can J Cardiol. 2011 Jul-Aug;27(4):481-7. doi: 10.1016/j.cjca.2011.04.008. Review. English, French. PMID: 21684717