Dr. Nazli Okumus is currently in her third year as a Cardiology Fellow at Allegheny Health Network (AHN) in Pittsburgh, PA, where she is dedicated to advancing her training in interventional cardiology. She successfully completed her residency at Case Western MetroHealth in Cleveland, OH. Her commitments extend to serving as a member of the SCAI Political Action Committee, contributing to the ACC FIT Editorial Fellowship program Advocacy section, and acting as the CardioNerds Ambassador, representing her fellowship program while participating in the CardioNerds IC and CCC committees. In addition, she is actively engaged in digital education and mentorship, with a particular emphasis on empowering women in medicine. Her research and clinical interests encompass cardiogenic shock, valvular heart disease, and complex coronary interventions. Dr. Okumus is fervently committed to patient advocacy and addressing health disparities.