Ana Barac, MD, FACC: Leading the Charge For an Evolving Specialty

The Spring issue of Cardiology magazine features an exclusive interview with Ana Barac, MD, FACC, chair of ACC’s newly established and rapidly developing Cardio-Oncology Section. “I have always been fascinated by molecular mechanisms, and I pursued clinical training to see how these mechanisms translate into disease and to help answer questions surrounding disease processes,” Barac explains. “I sort of fell in love with cardiology, specifically imaging, during my residency because I thought it was a very neat tool to provide insight and context into changes and mechanisms – why things happen in the cell the way they do.” Read more on Get the full issue at