Assistant Professor of Medicine-Cardiology
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
Dr. Wilcox is an Assistant Professor of Medicine and the Associate Director of the T1 Center for Cardiovascular Therapeutics at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine. Dr. Wilcox is board certified in Advanced Heart Failure and Transplant and Echocardiography. In addition to caring for patients with advanced HF/transplants and mechanical assist devices (including durable LVADs and temporary support devices) on the inpatient service, Dr. Wilcox is the director of the Myocardial Recovery Clinic for patients with non-ischemic cardiomyopathy. She also has expertise in muscular dystrophy associated cardiomyopathy and is an integral member of the multidisciplinary muscular dystrophy association (MDA) clinic at Northwestern. Dr. Wilcox is an NIH-independenly funded investigator and her research program focuses on chacterization of the myocardial substrate among NICM patients as it relates to myocardial recovery and cardiovascular genetics, early-phase trials of new therapeutics for genetic cardiomyopathies, and improving patient/caregiver self-management of LVADs. She has published over 40 original papers, abstracts, book chapters, and review articles, and holds a patent for a cardiomyopathy treatment. She serves as an Associate Editor for Circulation Heart Failure. Dr. Wilcox is also actively involved in national committees such as the Heart Failure Society of America (HFSA) as well as with multiple institution wide efforts including service on the Feinberg Medical School admissions’ committee, and mentoring medical students, and trainees.
Saturday, February 15, 2020
9:35 AM – 9:50 AM