Council Named Lectures


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Council lectures feature presentations from some of today’s foremost clinicians and researchers as well as those with a lifetime of contributions to the field of cardiovascular disease.

Ancel Keys Memorial Lecturer Sponsored by the Council on Epidemiology & Prevention (EPI)

  • David C. Goff Jr., MD, PhD, FAHA, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, Maryland

Charles T. Dotter Memorial Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular Radiology and Intervention (CVRI)

  • Suresh Vedantham, MD, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri

Dickinson W. Richards Memorial Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Cardiopulmonary, Critical Care, Perioperative and Resuscitation (3CPR)

  • Mark Robert Nicolls, MD, Stanford University, Stanford, California

George E. Brown Memorial Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS)

  • Rong Tian, MD, PhD, FAHA, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington

George Lyman Duff Memorial Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB)

  • Karin Bornfeldt, PhD, FAHA, University Washington, Seattle, Washington

GPM and EPI Mid-Career Research Award and Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Genomic and Precision Medicine (GPM) and the Council on Epidemiology and Prevention (EPI)

  • Naveen L. Pereira, MD, FAHA, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota

James B. Herrick Award for Outstanding Achievement in Clinical Cardiology Sponsored by the Council on Clinical Cardiology (CLCD)

  • Alice K. Jacobs, MD, FAHA, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts

Helen B. Taussig Memorial Lecture Sponsored by Council on Lifelong Congenital Heart Disease and Heart Health in the Young (Young Hearts)

  • Roberta G. Williams, MD, FAHA, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California

Katharine A. Lembright Award and Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing (CVSN)

  • Anna Strömberg, PhD, RN, FAHA, Linköping University, Linköping, Sweden

Kathleen A. Dracup Distinguished Lecture Exemplary Career in Mentoring Award Sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular and Stroke Nursing (CVSN)

  • Christopher S. Lee, PhD, RN, FAHA, Boston College, William F. Connell School of Nursing, Newton, Massachusetts

Kenneth D. Bloch Memorial Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS)

  • Jane A. Leopold, MD, FAHA, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Laennec Clinician Educator Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Clinical Cardiology (CLCD)

  • N.A. Mark Estes, III, MD, FAHA, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania

Robert I. Levy Memorial Lecturer Sponsored by the Council on Epidemiology and Prevention (EPI)

  • Penny M. Kris-Etherton, PhD, FAHA, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania

Russell Ross Memorial Lectureship in Vascular Biology Sponsored by the Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB)

  • Denisa D. Wagner, PhD, FAHA, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

Sol Sherry Distinguished Lecture in Thrombosis Sponsored by the Council on Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB)

  • Alisa S. Wolberg, PhD, FAHA, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Stroke Council Award and Lecture Sponsored by the Stroke Council

  • Bruce Ovbiagele, MD, MSc, MAS, MBA, MLS, FAHA University of California, San Francisco, California

Science Catalyst Keynote & Thomas Smith Memorial Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Basic Cardiovascular Sciences (BCVS)

  • Christine E. Seidman, MD, FAHA, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts

William J. Rashkind Memorial Lecture Sponsored by Council on Lifelong Congenital Heart Disease and Heart Health in the Young (Young Hearts)

  • TBD

William W. L. Glenn Lecture Sponsored by the Council on Cardiovascular Surgery and Anesthesia (CVSA)

  • Ralph J. Damiano, Jr., MD, FAHA, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri