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The Academic Work Group is responsible for promoting the development of early career cardiologists with a strong focus on research and/or clinical education in both university and non-university settings.

The work group gathers data and publishes position papers on topic such as grant writing, unique challenges facing early career academic cardiologists, and mentoring.

The Early Career Member Section has compiled links to articles and multimedia content, categorized for easy browsing. Please email us at if you have questions or if you would like to recommend additions to this page.

  • Challenges Facing Early Career Academic Cardiologists
    Carl W. Tong, Tariq Ahmad, Evan L. Brittain, T. Jared Bunch, Julie B. Damp, Todd Dardas, Amalea Hijar, Joseph A. Hill, Anthony A. Hilliard, Steven R. Houser, Eiman Jahangir, Andrew M. Kates, Darlene Kim, Brian R. Lindman, John J. Ryan, Anne K. Rzeszut, Chittur A. Sivaram, Anne Marie Valente, Andrew M. Freeman
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Jun 2014, 63 (21) 2199-2208; DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2014.03.011
  • National Institutes of Health Career Development Awards for Cardiovascular Physician–Scientists: Recent Trends and Strategies for Success
    Brian R. Lindman, Carl W. Tong, Drew E. Carlson, C. William Balke, Elizabeth A. Jackson, Meena S. Madhur, Ana Barac, Marwah Abdalla, Evan L. Brittain, Nihar Desai, Andrew M. Kates, Andrew M. Freeman, Douglas L. Mann
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Oct 2015, 66 (16) 1816-1827; DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2015.08.858
  • Status of Early-Career Academic Cardiology: A Global Perspective
    Carl W. Tong, Meena S. Madhur, Anne K. Rzeszut, Marwah Abdalla, Islam Abudayyeh, Erick Alexanderson, Jonathan Buber, Dmitriy N. Feldman, Rakesh Gopinathannair, Ravi S. Hira, Andrew M. Kates, Thorsten Kessler, Steve Leung, Satish R. Raj, Erica S. Spatz, Melanie B. Turner, Anne Marie Valente, Kristin West, Chittur A. Sivaram, Joseph A. Hill, Douglas L. Mann, Andrew M. Freeman
    Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Oct 2017, 70 (18) 2290-2303; DOI: 10.1016/j.jacc.2017.09.030