Lipoprotein(a) Steps into the Spotlight, Conversation With Eugene Braunwald, MD, MACC, More in Latest Issue of Cardiology

Lipoprotein(a) and its role in atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease is stepping into the spotlight and this month’s cover story looks at the emerging understanding and potential new therapies. Also in this issue, a conversation with Eugene Braunwald, MD, MACC, about his background as an immigrant to the U.S. and his views on mentorship and training and transformations in cardiology. Two perspectives from ACC members around the world address mental health in Africa, particularly in light of COVID, and share a typical day in a cath lab in Bangladesh. We also hear from Amber Johnson, MD, MS, MBA, FACC, on her journey to becoming a cardiologist and her work to help diversify the field. And don’t miss these tips to thriving as a parent during cardiology training. Get the full issue at and don’t forget to follow @ACCinTouch and use #CardiologyMag to share your favorite articles and join in discussions.