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Heart Failure University 2018

 

Faculty Chair

 

Gregg C. Fonarow, MD, FACC, FAHA, FHFSA
Professor of Medicine
The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
The Eliot I. Corday Chair in Cardiovascular Medicine and Science Director, Ahmanson-UCLA Cardiomyopathy Center
Co-Chief, UCLA Division of Cardiology
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California

 

Norman E. Lepor, MD, FACC, FAHA, FSCAI
Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
Clinical Professor of Medicine
The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA University of California, Los Angeles Co-Director Cardiovascular Imaging
Westside Medical Imaging
Los Angeles, California

 

Peter A. McCullough, MD, MPH, FACC, FACP, FAHA, FCCP, FNKF, FNLA, FCRSA
Consultant Cardiologist
Vice Chief of Internal Medicine Baylor University Medical Center
Dallas, Texas

 

Faculty

 

Marcella Calfon Press, MD, PhD, FACC
Assistant Clinical Professor
Interventional Cardiology
Co-Director, UCLA Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Health Program UCLA Cardiovascular Center
Los Angeles, California

 

Maria Rosa Costanzo, MD, FAHA, FACC, FESC
Medical Director, Heart Failure Research,
Advocate Heart Institute Medical Director,
Edward Hospital Center for Advanced Heart Failure
Naperville, Illinois

 

Uri Elkayam, MD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology
Director, Maternal Cardiology
Los Angeles County and University of Southern California Medical Center
University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine
Los Angeles, California

 

Barry H. Greenberg, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Advanced Heart Failure Treatment Program University of California San Diego
La Jolla, California

 

Michelle M. Kittleson, MD, PhD
Director, Education in Heart Failure and Transplantation Director, Heart Failure Research
Associate Professor of Medicine
Smidt Heart Institute
Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
Los Angeles, California

 

Jon A. Kobashigawa, MD
DSL/Thomas D. Gordon Professor of Medicine Associate Director,
Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute Director,
Advanced Heart Disease Section Director,
Heart Transplant Program Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

 

Alan S. Maisel, MD
Professor of Medicine
Director, Coronary Care Unit and Heart Failure Program
Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System
San Diego, California

 

Rajendra R. Makkar, MD
Stephen R. Corday, MD Chair in Interventional Cardiology
Associate Director, Heart Institute for Interventional Technologies Director,
Interventional Cardiology, Cardiac Catherization Laboratory Co-Director,
Interventional Cardiology Research Program
Executive Director, Cardiac Interventional Services
Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Los Angeles, California

 

Mandeep R. Mehra, MD, FACC, FESC, FHFSA, FRCP
The William Harvey Distinguished Chair in Advanced Cardiovascular Medicine Executive Director,
Center for Advanced Heart Disease
Professor of Medicine, Harvard Medical School
Editor-in-Chief, The Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation
Brigham and Women’s Hospital Boston, Massachusetts

 

Ali Nsair, MD
Medical Director, Heart Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support Device Services
Heart Failure
Interventional Cardiology
Broad Stem Cell Research Center
David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California,
Los Angeles Los Angeles, California

 

Milton Packer, MD
Distinguished Scholar in Cardiovascular Science Baylor University Medical Center
Dallas, Texas
Kalyanam Shivkumar, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine & Radiology
Director, UCLA Cardiac Arrhythmia Center & EP Programs
Director & Chief, Interventional CV Programs
Director, Adult Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories, RR UCLA Medical Center UCLA Health System
Los Angeles, California

 

Karol E. Watson, MD, PhD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology
Co-director, UCLA Program in Preventive Cardiology
Director, UCLA Barbra Streisand Women’s Heart Health Program David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles John Mazziotta, M.D., Ph.D. Term Chair in Medicine
Los Angeles, California

 

Eric H. Yang, MD, FACC, FASE
Assistant Clinical Professor of Medicine
Director, UCLA Cardio-Oncology Program
Associate Program Director, Cardiovascular Diseases Fellowship Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine
University of California, Los Angeles
Los Angeles, California