Expectations and Realities of My First Job and How I Faced COVID-19 Related Challenges!

Participants will learn about early career perspectives on various practice models and how to leverage opportunities and optimize the use of available resources to support their focus.


  • Poonam Velagapudi, MD (Chair, ACC ECC Section Leadership Council)- University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE
  • Matthew Sherwood, MD (Member, ACC Early Career Section Leadership Council)- Inova Medical Group, Fairfax, VA


  • Michael Cullen, MD, Mayo Clinic, MN
  • Jeffrey Kuvin, MD, Professor and Chair, Department of Cardiology, North Shore University Hospital, NY
  • Aditya Bhardwaj, MD, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, CA
  • Brenton Bauer, MD, Torrance Memorial Medical Center, Torrance, CA
  • Meenakshi S. Madhur, MD, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, TN
  • Nadia Fida, MD, Houston Methodist Medical Center, Houston, TX