10 Women Cardiology Leaders - How to Overcome Adversity & Thrive

Presented by the ACC Women in Cardiology Section and Women as One, this webinar highlights a panel of female cardiologists, holding a leadership role in a professional organization. The focus is providing solutions and optimism to the women in cardiology (doctors and CVTs) to survive the pandemic and racial tension.

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  • Christine Albert, MD, MPH, FACC, FHRS – President, Heart Rhythm Society (HRS)
  • Michelle Albert, MD, MPH, FAHA, FACC – President, Association of Black Cardiologists (ABC)
  • Biykem Bozkurt, MD, PhD, FHFSA, FACC, FAHA, FESC, FACP – President, Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA)
  • Chiara Bucciarelli-Ducci, MD, PhD, FESC, FRCP – CEO, Society of Cardiac Magnetic Resonance (SCMR)
  • Sharmila Dorbala, MD, MPH, FASNC – President, American Society of Nuclear Cardiology (ASNAC)
  • Cindy Grines, MD, FACC, MSCAI – President, Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI)
  • Judy Hung, MD, FASE – Incoming President, American Society of Echocardiography (ASE)
  • Mariell Jessup, MD, FACC, FAHA, FESC – Chief Science and Medical Officer, American Heart Association (AHA)
  • Roxana Mehran, MD, FACC, FACP, FCCP, FESC, FAHA, FSCA – Co-founder, Women As One
  • Athena Poppas, MD, FACC, FASE – President, American College of Cardiology (ACC)
  • Andrea Russo, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHRS – Immediate Past-President, Heart Rhythm Society (HRS)


  • Toniya Singh, MD, FACC
  • Annabelle Volgman, MD, FACC, FAHA