In Memoriam: ACCs First Woman President, Suzanne B. Knoebel, MD, MACC | Cardiology Magazine
In Memoriam | ACC Past President Suzanne B. Knoebel, MD, MACC, passed away on July 2 in Indianapolis, IN.
Knoebel joined the College as a member in 1970, and eventually became the first woman to serve as president, taking on the role from 1982 to 1983. She also served as editor-in-chief of ACC Current Journal Review. Knoebel received the Distinguished Fellow Award from the ACC in 1986 for her service to the College and actions as a quality role model for others.
Knoebel served as Herman C. and Ellnora D. Krannert Professor Emerita of Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine, to which she was appointed in 1977. She was also the original member of the Krannert Institute of Cardiology faculty and dedicated her life to research, education and patient care throughout her entire career at Indiana University.
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