ACC BOT Recommends 2020 Slate of Officers and Trustees

The ACC's Board of Trustees (BOT) has approved the College's newest slate of officers and trustees, including the next president and vice president. The new slate includes: Athena Poppas, MD, FACC, to serve as president from 2020-2021; Dipti Itchhaporia, MD, FACC, to serve as vice president from 2020-2021; Cathleen Biga, MSN, RN, FACC, reappointed as trustee for a three-year term beginning in 2020; Jeffrey T. Kuvin, MD, FACC, and Roxana Mehran, MD, FACC, to serve three-year terms as trustees beginning in 2020; Andrew P. Miller, MD, FACC, to serve a two-year term as Membership Committee chair; and Christopher M. Kramer, MD, FACC, to serve as Finance Chair-Elect from 2020-2021. "We are excited by the diversity and breadth of leadership competencies that the newest slate of offices will bring to the College in 2020,” said Immediate Past President C. Michael Valentine, MD, MACC, who led the Nominating Committee that put forth the slate of candidates to the BOT. “These new officers and trustees will only serve to strengthen the College as we continue to achieve our strategic priorities and realize our mission to transform cardiovascular care and improve heart health.”  Read more on