Welcome to the Women in Cardiology (WIC) Member Section!
If you are a woman physician practicing in the field of cardiology, no matter what your sub-specialty — the WIC Section is your home!
The WIC Section provides you with a forum to collaborate with women of all areas and backgrounds to address the issues that are most important to you. Whether you are a fellow in training, early career professional, Fellow of the ACC (FACC) or even an International Associate, the Section has something for every woman.
Network, share your ideas, find a mentor, develop your leadership skills, advance your career, and much more. Read More >>
March 1, 2021
JACC Family of Journals
Female physicians have better patient outcomes compared with their male peers, while female patients are less likely to receive guideline-recommended care when treated by a male physician, according to a systematic review from ACC’s Cardiovascular Disease in Women Committee published Feb. 22 in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.
February 25, 2021
In October 2020, a year like none other, Portland's cardiovascular practitioners and trainees gathered for an ACC Women in Cardiology (WIC) Oregon Chapter committee virtual meeting. While some of us joined from home and others from work, we came with a shared purpose of building our community.
February 25, 2021
I choose cardiology because the intricate mechanics of the heart fascinated me starting in high school, and the intrigue continued through college, medical school and residency. Cardiology offers the gratification of caring for patients admitted to hospital with serious and sometimes life-threatening conditions and then discharged with a better quality of life and/or a longer life after receiving care.
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