ACC President Series

Join ACC President B. Hadley Wilson, MD, FACC (@HadleyWilsonMD), for his new Heart-to-Heart presidential chat series focused on ACC members and their inspiring work to advance the College's Mission of transforming cardiovascular care and improving heart health for all. These informal interactive conversations will take place virtually periodically and touch on a range of topics impacting the work of cardiovascular clinicians worldwide. Check back for more information on each event and share your thoughts using #ACCPresident on X (formerly Twitter).

"I enjoy interacting with others – I love people – and appreciate seeing progress as it unfolds."
ACC President B. Hadley Wilson, MD, FACC

Upcoming Events

  • Sept. 27, 2023 | Special Edition: Uniting to Build A New Board of CV Medicine
    Stay tuned for a special edition of Heart-to-Heart on building a new board of CV medicine. The ACC, SCAI, HRS and HFSA plan to submit an application to the American Board of Medical Specialties requesting an independent medical board for cardiovascular medicine that would pursue a new competency approach to continuous certification. Learn more about this monumental effort in a special Heart-to-Heart conversation with ACC President Hadley Wilson, MD, FACC, who is joined by George Dangas, MD, PhD, MSCAI, president of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography & Interventions (SCAI), Jodie L. Hurwitz, MD, FHRS, president of the Heart Rhythm Society (HRS), Mark Drazner, MD, MSc, FHFSA, immediate past president of the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA), as well as ACC Past President Edward T.A. Fry, MD, MACC, and ACC BOT Member Jeffrey T. Kuvin, MD, FACC. More details at

Past Events

  • July 26, 2023 | Restrictive Covenants
    Guests: Joseph Marine, MD, PhD, FACC, chair of ACC's Membership Committee; Nicole Lohr, MD, PhD, FACC, chair of ACC's Board of Governors (BOG); and J. Jeffrey Marshall, MD, FACC, past governor of ACC's Georgia Chapter and chair of the BOG Work Group on Restrictive Covenants.
    For more on restrictive covenants, access a BOG report here.
  • May 24, 2023 | Global Collaboration the Key to Optimizing Care and Outcomes Around the World
    Guests: Victor Rossel, MD, FACC, Past President of the Chilean Society of Cardiology and Cardiovascular Surgery; Jorge Alegria, MD, FACC, ACC NC Chapter Councilor; Leslie Davis, PhD, RN, NP, FACC, Associate Professor of Nursing at UNC Chapel Hill; Amy M. Winiger, NP, DNP, FACC, North Carolina CV Team State Liaison

Ed Fry, MD, MACC

Explore past president chats from the UnEDited series, hosted by Ed Fry, MD, MACC.

Dipti Itchhaporia, MD, MACC

Explore past president chats from the Coffee With the ACC President series, hosted by Dipti Itchhaporia, MD, MACC.