New Interdisciplinary Network and Professional Community Leaders Begin Terms 1 May

Published 01 May 2023
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New chairs of the ISHLT Interdisciplinary Network (IDN) Steering Committees and Professional Communities will take office on Monday, 1 May. Congratulations to these appointed and elected leaders for taking on these important roles for the leadership of the Society.

IDN Steering Committees + Early Career & Trainee Committee

Headshot of Nicolas BrozziAdvanced Heart Failure and Transplantation IDN Steering Committee Chair

Nicolas Brozzi, MD

Cleveland Clinic
Weston, FL USA



Headshot of Brian KellerAdvanced Lung Failure and Transplantation IDN Steering Committee Chair

Brian Keller, MD, PhD

Massachusetts General Hospital
Boston, MA USA



Headshot of Phyllis BilliaMechanical Circulatory Support IDN Steering Committee Chair

Phyllis Billia, MD, PhD

University Health Network
Toronto, ON Canada



Headshot of Marc SimonPulmonary Vascular Disease (PAH  & CTEPH) IDN Steering Committee Chair 

Marc Simon, MD, MS

University of California San Francisco
San Francisco, CA USA

Headshot of Tara RackleyISHLT Early Career + Trainee Committee Chair

Tara Veasey, PharmD, BCTXP

Allegheny General Hospital
Pittsburgh, PA USA

ISHLT Professional Communities

AHeadshot of Alina Nicoaranesthesiology & Critical Care Chair

Alina Nicoara, MD

Duke University
Durham, NC USA

Headshot of Jean-Luc VachieryCardiology Chair

Jean-Luc Vachiery, MD

HUB Hôpital Erasme
Anderlecht, Belgium 

Headshot of Dave NagpalCardiothoracic Surgery Chair

Dave Nagpal, MD, FRCSC

London Health Sciences Centre
London, ON Canada

Headshot of Stephanie PouchInfectious Diseases Chair

Stephanie Pouch, MD, MS

Emory University
Atlanta, GA USA

Headshot of Meg FregosoNursing and Allied Health Chair

Meg Fregoso, MSN, NP-BC, CCTC

Inova Fairfax Hospital
Fairfax, VA USA

Headshot of Anja RodenPathology Chair

Anja Roden, MD

Mayo Clinic Rochester
Rochester, MN USA

Headshot of Kathleen SimpsonPediatrics Chair

Kathleen Simpson, MD

University of Colorado Denver
Aurora, CO USA

Headshot of Amy KiskaddonPharmacy Chair

Amy Kiskaddon, PharmD, MBA

Johns Hopkins All Children’s Hospital
Tarpon Springs, FL USA

Headshot of Anna ReedPulmonology Chair

Anna Reed, FRCP, PhD

Harefield Hospital
Uxbridge, UK

Daniel Calabrese Headshot

Research & Immunology Chair

Daniel Calabrese, MD

University of California San Francisco
Mill Valley, CA USA