Professor of Medicine (Cardiology) and Population Health Science and Policy; Director of Interventional Cardiovascular Research and Clinical Trials
Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sina Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
New York, New York, United States
Roxana Mehran, MD, FACC, FACP, FCCP, FESC, FAHA, MSCAI; Mount Sinai Professor in Cardiovascular Clinical Research and Outcomes; Professor of Medicine in Cardiology, and Population Health Science and Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai is an internationally renowned interventional cardiologist, and clinical research expert in the field of cardiovascular disease. As Director of Interventional Cardiovascular Research and Clinical Trials at Mount Sinai, she has developed a globally-respected data and clinical coordination center. A prolific researcher and author, she has served as principal investigator for numerous large global studies, participates regularly in developing clinical guidelines, and has authored >1,000 peer-reviewed articles. Dr. Mehran has received numerous prestigious awards, most recently the 2018 Wenger Award for Excellence in Medical Leadership. She is co-founder of the Academic Research Consortium (ARC) and SCAI Women in Innovations (SCAI-WIN), and a founding physician of the Cardiovascular Research Foundation, where she is currently Chief Scientific Officer. Recently, she founded Women as One, a not for profit organization dedicated to providing professional advancement opportunities to women in medicine around the world. She has been the keynote speaker at numerous conferences both nationally and internationally, most recently at the VU University Medical Center Interventional Cardiology Symposium in Amsterdam and the SCAI Annual Scientific Sessions. Prior to Mount Sinai, Dr. Mehran held appointments at Columbia University Medical Center and Washington Hospital Center. She completed internal medicine training at University of Connecticut and fellowships in cardiovascular disease and interventional cardiology at Mount Sinai Medical Center. She is a recipient of several awards including the 2016 American College of Cardiology Bernadine Healy Leadership in CV disease award, 2018 Nanette Wenger Award from Women’s Heart for excellence in research and education, 2019 Ellis Island Medal of Honor, and the 2019 ESC Silver Medal and Andreas Grüntzig Lecture plaque.
Friday, August 28, 2020
9:45 AM – 10:30 AM