ACC 2021: Late-breaking Science Video Collection

Published: 01 June 2021

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Our regular review series View from the Thoraxcenter hosted by Prof Nicolas Van Mieghem and Dr Joost Daemen (Thoraxcentre, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, NL) provided a concise analysis of the late-breaking science results.

 

For a deeper dive into key randomized clinical trial data, Dr Harriette Van Spall (McMaster University, Hamilton, CA) interviewed principal investigators on their studies, learnings, and applicability to clinical practice in her regular Late-Breaker Discussion Series.

 

Short, accessible Expert Interviews were conducted with select faculty focusing on the results, applicability, and impact on future research.

 

The ACC. 21 Edition of Masterclass video highlighted the results of the ACC Survey on the hostile work environment. 

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Faculty Biographies

Harriette Van Spall

Harriette Van Spall

Associate Professor of Medicine, Director of E-Health and Virtual Care

Dr. Van Spall completed her medical and postgraduate clinical training at the University of Toronto and earned a Master of Public Health degree at Harvard University. She is an Associate Professor of Medicine and cardiologist and serves as Director of E-Health at McMaster University. Dr. Van Spall is a Canadian Institutes of Health Research-funded clinical trialist and researcher with a focus on Heart Failure, health services, and health disparities. She has garnered more than $4 million in research funding, has won several research awards, and has published her work in high-impact medical journals. She is an invited speaker, media correspondent, and editorial board member active in peer review at several high-impact medications journals and grant funding agencies, including Canadian Institutes of Health Research and Heart and Stroke Foundation of Canada.

 

Dr Van Spall is an Editorial Board member of …

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Ajay J Kirtane

Ajay J Kirtane

Professor of Clinical Medicine

Ajay J. Kirtane, MD, SM, is Professor of Medicine at the Columbia University Medical Center (CUMC) and Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories at NewYork-Presbyterian (NYP) Hospital / CUMC. Dr. Kirtane is an internationally-renowned leader in Interventional Cardiology, specializing in the care of patients with complex coronary and peripheral vascular disease.

 

In addition to his clinical commitments, Dr. Kirtane has a strong interest in clinical education and research, serving as Chief Academic Officer of Columbia Interventional Cardiovascular Care. He is a director of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation’s Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics conference, has served as a director of several international, national, and regional educational conferences, and has participated on the program committees for the scientific sessions of both the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Association. Dr. Kirtane’s research interests are…

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