Since 1999, CVI has been fortunate to host internationally recognized thought leaders and some of the world’s preeminent thought leaders in cardiovascular medicine, along with an institutionally diverse group of regional experts to provide the most up-to-date information on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of cardiovascular disease.

*Institutional affiliation of faculty is to-date as of the time of their participation

A

Amr Abbas, MD FACC FSCAI FSVM FASE RPVI
William Beaumont School of Medicine

Jinnette Dawn Abbott, MD FACC FSCAI
Brown University

Theodore Abraham, MD
The Johns Hopkins University

David Ain, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Janah Aji, MD FACC
Cooper University Health Care

Firas Alani, MD
Covenant Health Care

Wisam Alfay, MD
Jefferson University

Ziad Ali, MD
Columbia University

René Alvarez, MD FACC FAHA
Jefferson University

Anastassia Amaro, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Venkatesh Anjan, MD
Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania

Khahlil Anouti, MD
Main Line Health System

Charles Antzelevitch, PhD FACC FAHA FHRS
Lankenau Institute for Medical Research

Saif Anwaruddin, MD FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Gerard Aurigemma, MD
University of Massachusetts

Michael Ayers, MD
University of Pennsylvania

B

C. Noel Bairey Merz, MD FACC FAHA FESC
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Lauren Baldassarre, MD
Yale School of Medicine

Sripal Bangalore, MD MHA FACC FAHA FSCAI
New York University

Sahil Banka, MD
Einstein Medical Center

Kulpreet Barn,MD
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Danny Basso, CNMT FSNMT
University Health Care System

Timothy Bateman, MD
University of Missouri-Kansas City

Jeffrey Bate, JD
Marshall Dennehey Warner Coleman and Goggin

Joseph Bavaria, MD FACP
University of Pennsylvania

David Becker, MD FACC
Drexel University College of Medicine

Daniel Berman, MD
Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute

Christian Bermudez, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Deepak Bhatt, MD MPH FACC FAHA FSCAI FESC
Harvard Medical School

Roger Blumenthal, MD FACC FAHA FNLA
The Johns Hopkins University

Robert Bober, MD FACC
The Ochsner Clinical School

Marc Bonaca, MD MPH
Harvard Medical School

Alfred Bove, MD PhD MACC
Temple University

Bruce Bowers, MD FACC
Medical City Dallas Hospital

Eugene Braunwald, MD MACC
Harvard Medical School

Paco Bravo, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Joseph Brezin, MD FACP
Drexel University College of Medicine

Michael Buckley, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Renee Bullock-Palmer, MD FACC FASNC FASE FSCCT
Deborah Heart and Lung Hospital Center

Pamela Burgess, BS RDCS RDMS RVT
Wake Forest Health System

Martin Burke, DO FACC FACOI FRCP
University of Chicago Medical Center

Daniel Burkhoff, MD PhD
Columbia University

Kristin Burns, MD
National Institute of Health (NIH)

Javed Butler, MD MPH MBA FACC FAHA FESC
Stony Brook University

C

David Callans, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Keith Calligaro, MD FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Blase Carabello, MD
Brody School of Medicine at ECU

John Carroll, MD FACC FSCAI
University of Colorado-Denver

Joseph Carver, MD FACC FACP FAHA
University of Pennsylvania

Bernard Chaitman, MD
Saint Louis University School of Medicine

Sheetal Chandok, MD
Mainline Health System

Andrew Chen, MD
Temple University

Larry Chinitz, MD FACC FACP
New York University

Jeremy Close, MD
Jefferson University

Debbie Cohen, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Howard Cohen, MD FACC FSCAI
Temple University

Alissa Connelly, BSN RN
Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia

Joshua Cooper, MD FACC FHRS
Temple University

Raffaele Corbisiero, MD FACC
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Maria Costello, BS CNMT NCT
Intersocietal Accreditation Commission

Victor Cotton, MD JD
Law and Medicine

Rose Covalesky, PA-C
Jefferson University

Veronica Covalesky, MD FACC
Drexel University College of Medicine

David Cox, MD FACC
Lehigh Valley Health Network

Scott Cox, PA-C
Main Line Health System

D

Rajesh Dave, MD
Geisinger Heart Institute

George Davis, MD
Cardiology Associates of Delaware

Alejandro De Feria Alsina, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Thomas Deering, MD FACC FACP FHRS
Piedmont Heart Institute

Emil deGoma, MD FACC FAHA FNLA
University of Pennsylvania

Rajat Deo, MD MTR
University of Pennsylvania

E. Gordon DePuey, MD FACC
Columbia University

Nimesh Desai, MD PhD
University of Pennsylvania

Marcello DiCarli, MD
Harvard Medical School

Vasken Dilsizian, MD FACC FAHA
University of Maryland

John DiMarco, MD FACC FHRS
University of Virginia

Sharmila Dorbala, MD MPH FASNC FACC
Harvard University

Danielle Duffy, MD
Jefferson Medical College

E

Karen Eberman, RDCS FASE
University of Pennsylvania

John Entwistle, MD PhD
Jefferson University

Andrew Epstein, MD FAHA FACC FHRS
University of Pennsylvania

Douglas Esberg, MD FACC
Jefferson Medical College

Andrey Espinoza, MD
Advanced Heart and Vascular Institute of Hunterdon

Michael Ezekowitz, MD
Jefferson University

F

Robert Saeid Farivar, MD PhD
University of Pennsylvania

Mary Beth Farrell, MSCNMTNCT FSNMTS
Intersocietal Accreditation Commission

Sergio Fazio, MD PhD
Vanderbilt University

Ted Feldman, MD MSCAI FACC FESC
University of Chicago

Robert Fenning, MD
Pennsylvania Hospital

Victor Ferrari, MD FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Vincent Figueredo, MD FACC FAHA
Jefferson University

Paul Fiorilli, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Wade Fischer, MD
Drexel University School of Medicine

Paul Forfia, MD
Temple University

Scott Fredd, MD FACC
Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia

Daniel Frisch, MD FACC
Jefferson University

Keniche Fujise, MD FACC FACP FAHA FSCAI
University of Texas Medical Branch

Kevin Furlong, DO
Jefferson University

Valentin Fuster, MD PhD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

G

Fermin Garcia, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Lohit Garg, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Kirk Garratt, MD MSc FACC
Lenox Hill Heart and Vascular Institute

Charles Geller, MD FACS FACC FCCP
Crozer Chester Medical Center

Bernard Gersh, MBChB PhD FRCP FACC
Mayo Clinic

Joanne Getsy, MD FCCP FAASM
Drexel University

Eugenia Gianos, MD FACC FASE FACP
New York University

Linda Gillam, MD MPH FACC FAHA FASE
Atlantic Health System

Jay Giri, MD MPH
University of Pennsylvania

Taya Glotzer, MD FACC FHRS
Rutgers New Jersey Medical School

Eric Gnall, DO FACC
Lankenau Heart Institute

Lee Goldberg, MD MPH
University of Pennsylvania

Sheldon Goldberg, MD FACC FSCAI
University of Pennsylvania

David Goldberg, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Jesse Goldman, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Scott Goldman, MD
Main Line Health System

James Goldstein, MD FACC
William Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak

Matthew Goldstein, MD
Lankenau Heart Institute at Paoli Hospital

Beverly Gorman, RDCS
Intersocietal Accreditation Commission

Daniel Gottlieb, MD MPH FAASM
Harvard Medical School

Charles Gottlieb, MD FACC
Abington Memorial Hospital

Kathleen Grace, RT (NR)
Cardinal Health Nuclear Pharmacy Services

William Gray, MD FACC FSCAI
Lankenau Heart Institute

Jennifer Green, MD MACC MACP FESC FRCPI FRCP FCSI FCCP FAHA
Duke University Medical Center

Allan Greenspan, MD
Einstein Medical Center

Blair Grubb, MD FACC FAHA
University of Toledo

Martha Gulati, MD MS FACC FAHA
University of Arizona Phoenix

Santosh Gupta-Bala, MD
Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia

Sloane Guy, MD MBA
Jefferson University

H

Donald Haas, MD
Abington Jefferson Health

Ethan Halpern, MD
Thomas Jefferson University

Christopher Hansen, MD FACC FASNC
Thomas Jefferson University

John Gordon Harold, MD
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Katie Hawthorne, MD FACC
Main Line Health

Gary Heller, MD PhD FACC MASNC
Morristown Medical Center

Robert Hendel, MD FACC FASNC FAHA
University of Miami

Timothy Henry, MD FACC
University of Minnesota

Paul Hermany II, MD
Lehigh Valley Health Network

Howard Herrmann, MD FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Scott Hessen, MD FACC
Drexel University College of Medicine

William Hirsch, DO FACC
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

John Hirshfeld, Jr. , MD
University of Pennsylvania

Reginald Ho, MD FACC FHRS
Thomas Jefferson University

Jana Hoffmeister, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Thomas Holly, MD
Northwestern University

Tiffany Holmes, DO
Virtua Health System

David Holmes, Jr., MD FACC
Mayo Clinic

Matthew Holtzman, MD
St John Providence Health System

Eugene Hong, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Susie Hong-Zohlman, MD MPH
University of Maryland

Priscilla Hsue, MD
University of California San Francisco

Jonathan Hullman, MD
Jefferson University

I

Kaitlyn Ibrahim, MD
Temple University

Omer Iftikhar, MD
Temple University

Elias Iliadis, MD FACC FSCAI RPVI
Robert Wood Johnson University

Silvio Inzucchi, MD
Yale University

Sohah Iqbal, MD
New York University

J

Ronald Jacob, MD
Lancaster General Health

Dexter Jacob, MD
Jefferson University

Shashank Jain, MD
Jefferson University

Diwakar Jain, MD FACC FRCP FASNC
New York Medical College

Mariell Jessup, MD FAHA FACC FESC
University of Pennsylvania

Michael Johnson, PT PhD
Bayada Home Health Care

David Jones, MD PhD
Harvard University

Mark Josephson, MD
Harvard Medical School

K

Deepika Kalisetti, MD
Einstein Healthcare Network

Sanjog Kalra, MD
Einstein Medical Center

Pranav Kansara, MD MS FACC FSCAI
Lehigh Valley Health Network

Rania Kaoukis, MD
Temple University

Dean Karalis, MD FACC FNLA
Jefferson University

Dimitrios Karmpaliotis, MD
Columbia University

Karthikeshwar Kasirajan, MD FACS
Renaissance RX

Barry Katzen, MD FACR FACC FSIR
Miami Cardiac and Vascular Institute

Martin Keane, MD FACC FAHA FASE
Temple University

Ellen Keeley, MD MS
University of Florida

Saba Khan, MD
Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia

Benjamin Khazan, MD
Temple University

Yuli Kim, MD FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Luke Kim, MD
Weill Cornell Medical College

Spencer King III, MD
Emory University

James Kirkpatrick, MD FASE FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Stephen Klasko, MD MBA
Jefferson University

Jordan Klein, MD
Lehigh Valley Hospital

Bryan Kluck, DO FACC FACP FAHA FSCAI
Lehigh Valley Health Network

Linda Koshy, MD
New York University

Michael Kostal, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Ronald Kotler, MD FACP FCCP FAASM
University of Pennsylvania

Richard Kovach, MD FACC FSCAI FACP
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Richard Kovacs, MD FACC
Indiana University

Peter Kowey, MD FACC FACP FHRS FACCP
Jefferson University

Courtney Krathen , DO
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Joseph Kraynak, MD FACC
Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia

Itzhak Kronzon, MD FASE FACC FACP FESC FAHA
Hofstra University

Katherine Kunkel, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Steven Kutalek, MD FACC FHRS
Drexel University College of Medicine

Bonnie Ky, MD MSCE
University of Pennsylvania

L

Joan Lacomis, MD
University of Pittsburgh

Michael Lairmore, MS MBA RSO
Michael Lairmore and Associates

Roberto Lang, MD FASE FACC FAHA FESC FRCP
University of Chicago

Glenn Laub, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Jeffrey Lee, DO
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Bénédicte Lefebvre, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Steven Lester, MD
Mayo Clinic Arizona Scottsdale

Robert Li, MD
University of Pennsylvania

David Lin, MD
University of Pennsylvania

M

Joseph Maalouf, MD FACC FAHA FASE
Mayo Clinic

Michael Macciocca, MD
Lankenau Medical Center

Nandini Madan, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Sumeet Mainigi, MD
Einstein Medical Center

Sarang Mangalmurti , MD
Lankenau Heart Institute

Judy Mangion, MD FACC FASE FAHA
Harvard Medical School

Sunil Mankad, MD FACC FASE
Mayo Clinic

Rekha Mankad, MD
Mayo Clinic

Kailyn Mann, DO
Lehigh Valley Health Network

April Mann, MBA CNMT NCT RT(N)
Hartford Healthcare Corporation

J. Tift Mann III, MD FACC
Wake Heart and Vascular

Moussa Mansour, MD FACC
Harvard Medical School

Martin Maron, MD FACC
Tufts University

Barry Maron, MD
Minneapolis Heart Institute Foundation

Donna Marotti, RDCS RVT FASE
Weill Cornell Medical College

Matthew Martinez, MD
University of South Florida

R. Preston Mason, PhD MBA
Harvard Medical School

James McClurken, MD FACC FCCP FACS FESC
Temple University

Daniel McCormick, DO FACC FSCAI
Thomas Jefferson University

Perwaiz Meraj, MD
Hofstra School of Medicine

Geno Merli, MD FACP FHM FSVM
Jefferson University

Steven Messe, MD FAAN FAHA
University of Pennsylvania

Bonnie Milas, MD
University of Pennsylvania

John Miller, MD FACC FHRS
Indiana University

Edward Miller, MD PhD FASNC
Yale University

James Min, MD FACC
Weill Cornell

Gary Mintz, MD
Cardiovascular Research Foundation

Suneet Mittal, MD
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Allen Mogtader, MD FACC FASE FACP
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Matthew Montgomery, DO
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Rohinton Morris, MD FACS
Jefferson University

D. Lynn Morris, MD FACC
East Carolina Heart Institute at ECU

William “Speedy” Morris, BS
St. Joseph’s College

Cathy Moser, RDCS
Temple University

Arthur Moss, MD FACC
University of Rochester

Afaq Motiwala, MD
Temple University

Colin Movsowitz, MD FACC
Einstein Medical Center Montgomery

James Muller, MD
Harvard Medical School

Sharon Mulvagh, MD FACC FASE FAHA FRCP
Mayo Clinic

Kevin Murray, DO
Pennsylvania Hospital

N

Gerald Naccarelli, MD
Pennsylvania State University

Syed Yaseen Naqvi, MD
University of Rochester

David Nash, MD MBA
Jefferson University

Karim Nathan, MD
Jefferson University

Sandeep Nathan, MD
University of Chicago

Nasir Nawaz, MD
Cooper University Health

Raymond Niaura, PhD
The Johns Hopkins University

Steven Nissen, MD MACC
Case Western Reserve University

Chileshe Nkonde-Price, MD MRCP
University of Pennsylvania

Tareck Nossuli, MD
Heart Group of Lancaster General

Rita Novello, RDCS RCCS
Philadelphia Adult Congenital Heart Center

Robert Nussbaum, MD
University of California San Francisco

O

Jae Oh, MD
Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science

Brian Olshansky, MD FACC FAHA FHRS FESC
University of Iowa

Erin O’Malley Tysko, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Brian O’Murchu, MD
Temple University

William O’Neill, MD FACC FSCAI
Henry Ford Hospital Detroit

Brian O’Neill, MD
Temple University

Martin O’Riordan, MD
Mercy Catholic Medical Center

Anjali Owens, MD
University of Pennsylvania

P

Milton Packer, MD FACC FHFSA
Baylor University

Igor Palacios, MD
Harvard University

Kathy Palmieri, RVT FSVU
Cardiovascular Technology Resources

Samir Pancholy, MD FACC FSCAI
Commonwealth Medical School

Dimitri Papanagnou, MD MPH EdD(c)
Jefferson University

Sahil Parikh, MD
Columbia University

Ayan Patel, MD
Tufts University

Vickas Patel, MD PhD FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Riti Patel, MD FACC FASE
Main Line Health

Pravin Patil, MD FACC
Temple University

Patricia Pellikka, MD FACC FAHA FASE
Mayo Clinic Rochester

Sabrina Phillips, MD
Mayo Clinic Jacksonville

Ileana Pina, MD MPH
Montefiore Einstein Center

Konstadinos Plestis, MD FACS
Jefferson University

James Plumb, MD MPH
Jefferson University

Donna Polk, MD MPH
Harvard Medical School

Antonis Pratsos, MD
Main Line Health System

Gregg Pressman, MD FACC
Einstein Healthcare Network

Patrick Prior, MD
Jefferson University

Pasquale Procacci, MD FACC
Drexel University College of Medicine

Q

Wasif Qureshi, MD FACC FSCAI
Christiana Care Health Systems

R

Daniel Rader, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Muhammad Raza, MD FACC FSCAI RPVI
Crozer Chester Medical Center

Vivek Reddy, MD
Mount Sinai School of Medicine

William Roberts, MD MACC
Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute

Bradley Robinson, MD
Jefferson University

Roberto Rodriguez, MD FACC FACS
Jefferson University

Eric Rose, MBA
HCA Healthcare

Robert Rosenson, MD FACC FACP FAHA FNLA
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai

Eric Rosenwinkel, MD
Jefferson University

Joyce Ross, MSN CRNP CS FNLA FPCNA
University of Pennsylvania

Steven Rothman, MD FACC FAHA FHRS
Lankenau Heart Institute

Nicholas Ruggiero II, MD FACP FACC FSCAI FSVM FCPP
Jefferson University

S

Heath Saltzman, MD FACC
Drexel University College of Medicine

Habib Samady, MD FACC FSCAI
Emory University

Louis Samuels, MD FACS
Jefferson University

Monika Sanghavi, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Kintur Sanghvi, MD FACC FSCAI
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Pasquale Santangeli, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Muhamed Saric, MD PhD FACC FASE
New York University

Joseph Saseen, PharmD
University of Colorado Anschutz

Michael Savage, MD FACC FSCAI FACP
Jefferson University

Matthew Saybolt, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Robert Schainfeld, DO FSVM FSCAI
Massachusetts General Hospital

Robert Schaller, DO MS FHRS
University of Pennsylvania

Erik Schelbert, MD MS FACC
University of Pittsburgh

Daniel Schidlow, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Stanley Schwartz, MD FACP FACE
University of Pennsylvania

Timothy Shapiro, MD
Lankenau Medical Center

Steven Shapiro, DO FAAP
Abington Memorial Hospital

Harinder Sharma, MD FACC
Einstein Medical Center Montgomery

Leslee Shaw, PhD MASNC FACC FAHA FSCCT
Weill Cornell Medical College

Katherine Sherif, MD
Drexel University College of Medicine

Mary Shields, MD
University of Virginia

David Shipon, MD FACC
Jefferson University

Omar Siddiqi, MD
Boston University

David Signarovitz, DO
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Frank Silvestry, MD FACC FASE
University of Pennsylvania

A.J. Conrad Smith, MD
University of Pittsburgh

Daniel Soffer, MD FNLA
University of Pennsylvania

Prem Soman, MD PhD FACC
University of Pittsburgh

Robert Sommer, MD
Columbia University

Elliot Stein, MD
Pennsylvania Hospital

William Strimel, DO FACC
Mercy Suburban Hospital

Eron Sturm, MD FACC
Jefferson University

Molly Szerlip, MD FACC FACP FSCAI
Baylor Scott and White Heart Hospital Plano

T

Cynthia Taub, MD FASE
Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Angela Taylor, MD
University of Virginia

Guillermo Tearney, MD PhD
Harvard Medical School

Paul Thompson, MD FACC
University of Connecticut

Kardie Tobb, DO
Deborah Heart and Lung Center

Thomas Trojian, MD FACSM
Drexel University College of Medicine

Zoltan Turi, MD FACC FSCAI
Cooper University Health Care

Marysia Tweet, MD
Mayo Clinic Rochester

U

I. Steven Udvarhelyi, MD
Independence Blue Cross

James Underberg, MD MS FACPM FACP FASH FNLA FASPC
New York University

V

Nicholas Vaganos, MD FACC
Cardiology Consultants of Philadelphia

Anjali Vaidya, MD FACC FASE FACP
Temple University

William Van Decker, MD
Temple University

George Van Hare, MD
Washington University

Ralph Verdino, MD FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Victoria Vetter, MD FAAP FACC
University of Pennsylvania

Brett Victor, MD
Jefferson University

Mark Victor, MD FACC
Jefferson University

Todd Villines, MD FACC FAHA FSCCT
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences

Alec Vishnevsky, MD FACC
Jefferson University

W

Karol Watson, MD
David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA

Ryan Watson, MD
Jefferson Heart Institute

Andrew Waxler, MD FACC
American College of Cardiology-PA Chapter

Michael Weber, MD FACC FACP FAHA
State University of New York

Catherine Weinberg, MD
New York University

Perry Weinstock, MD FACC
Cooper Medical School of Rowan University

William Weintraub, MD FACC
Christiana Care Health System

Howard Weintraub, MD FACC FASPC
New York University

Giora Weisz, MD
Columbia University

Nanette Wenger, MD MACC MACP FAHA
Emory University

Susan Wiegers, MD FACC FASE
University of Pennsylvania

Robert Wilensky, MD FAHA
University of Pennsylvania

Matthew Williams, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Kim Williams, MD FACC FASNC FAHA
Rush University

David Wolinsky, MD FACC FASNC
Cleveland Clinic Florida

Joseph Woo, MD
University of Pennsylvania

Malissa Wood, MD
Harvard Medical School

Y

George Yesenosky, MD
Temple University

Z

Erica Zado, PA-C FHRS
University of Pennsylvania

Beth Zigmund, MD
University of Pennsylvania