Federal Cardiology Section Leadership Council Members
Kreton Mavromatis, MD, FACC Chair, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: Emory University School of Medicine & Atlanta VA Medical Center Social Media Handles: @KMavromatisMD Phone Number: 404-329-2207 Email:email@example.com Clinic/Research Interests: Interventional Cardiology, Mitral Stenosis, Mitral Valve Clip, Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement, Valve Disease/repair
Mladen Vidovich, MD, FACC Immediate Past Chair, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: University of Illinois & Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago Twitter Handle: @mividovich Phone Number: 312-305-3989 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Clinic/Research Interests: Interventional Cardiology, Adult Cardiology, Radial Coronary Angiography and intervention, intracoronary imaging, and quality improvement
Jennifer Ballard-Hernandez, DNP, FACC Member, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: VA Long Beach Healthcare System Phone Number: 562-826-8000 ext. 2005 Email:email@example.com Clinic/Research Interests: Heart Failure/Heart Transplant, Critical Care Cardiology, Transitions of Care, Palliative Care in Heart Failure, Prevention
Colleen Walsh-Irwin, NP, AACC Member, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: Northport VA Medical Center Twitter Handle: @walshirwin Phone Number: 631-827-9795 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Clinic/Research Interests: Adult Cardiology, Heart Failure, Device, Evidence-Based Practice, Telemetry
Ali E. Denktas, MD, FACC, FSCAI Member, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: Baylor College of Medicine & Michael Debakey VA Medical Center Phone Number: 713-794-7309 Email:email@example.com Clinic/Research Interests: Interventional Cardiology, Peripheral Vascular Intervention, Valvular Heart Disease, Aortic and Mitral Valvuloplasty, Radiation Brachytherapy for in-stent restenosis
Elizabeth Le, MD, FACC Member, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: Oregon Health & Science University and VA Portland Health Care System Twitter Handle: @DrElizabethLe Phone Number: 503-220-8262, ext. 52133 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Clinic/Research Interest: Noninvasive cardiology, Echocardiography, Contrast enhanced ultrasound, coronary physiology
Sarah Gualano, MD, FACC, MBA Member, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: VA Ann Arbor Health System and University of Michigan Twitter Handle: @SKGMDMBA Email:email@example.com Clinic/Research Interest: Physician well-being, and relationship to clinical enterprise at an academic medical center, Impact of the MISSION Act on access to cardiac care and interventions at VA Hospitals, and Gender differences in evaluation and outcomes of transcatheter valve interventions.
Jerome L. Fleg MD, FACC Member, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Phone Number: 301-435-0420 Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Clinic/Research Interest: exercise physiology, cardiac rehabilitation, heart failure, and geriatric cardiology
Mayank Mohan Kansal, MD, FACC Member, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: Jesse Brown VAMC, University of Illinois Hospital and Health Sciences Twitter Handle: @mmkansal Phone Number: 312-569-8612 Email:Mayank.email@example.com Clinic/Research Interest: Echocardiography, Structural Imaging, Strain Imaging, Familial/Inherited Heart disease and Genetic Cardiomyopathies.
Matthew Needleman, MD, FACC Member, Federal Cardiology Council Institution: Program Director, Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Twitter Handle: @MasterAbl8R Email:firstname.lastname@example.org Clinic/Research Interest: Clinical Electrophysiology; Leadless Pacemakers, WPW, Congenital Electrophysiology, Atrial Fibrillation, Sports Cardiology.