Early Career Blogging Program

The AHA Early Career Blogging program is an innovative platform that provides early career professionals the opportunity to establish a robust digital portfolio by writing blog articles to be featured on the AHA Early Career Voice and News on Heart.org. Topics include the abstract submission process, securing funding for attendance, the implementation of new AHA science in daily practice and research, and much more.

Early Career Blogger Perks:

  • Blog articles featured on official AHA blogs
  • Receive AHA media and social media training
  • Participate in AHA social media events (Twitter Chats, Google+ Hangouts, etc.)
  • All-Access Media Pass at Scientific Sessions – Attend embargoed media briefings with high profile trialists, recognition in the Early Career Lounge, inclusion in Science News emails, and much more

2018-19 Senior Early Career Bloggers

Fawaz Alenezi HeadshotFawaz Alenezi, MD, MSc

Clinical Imaging Fellow, Duke University Health System, Durham, NC 

Bailey DeBarmore HeadshotBailey DeBarmore, MHS

PhD Student, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 

Keerat Kaur HeadshotKeerat Kaur

Postdoctoral Fellow, Icahn School of Medicine, New York, NY

Anberitha Matthews HeadshotAnberitha Matthews, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, TN  

Shayan Mohammadmoradi HeadshotShayan Mohammadmoradi, MS

PhD Candidate, Saha Cardiovascular Research Center, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 

2018-19 Early Career Bloggers

Renee Bullock-Palmber HeadshotRenee Bullock-Palmer, MD

Director of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging, Director of The Women’s Heart Center, Deborah Heart & Lung Center, Brown Mills, NJ

Akl Fahed HeadshotAkl Fahed, MD, MPH

Senior Cardiology Fellow, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Christa Trexler HeadshotChrista Trexler, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA

Elizabeth Knight HeadshotElizabeth Knight, PhD, DNP, FNP-C

Clinical Assistant Professor, College of Nursing; Family Nurse Practitioner, Mobile Health Program, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ

Jacqueline Leachman HeadshotJacqueline Leachman, BS Biology

PhD Student, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY

Trupti Shetty HeadshotTrupti Shetty, MS

Graduate Student pursuing PhD, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN

Pasupathy HeadshotSivabaskari Pasupathy, BS (Honors), PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, The University of Adelaide, Adelaide, AUS

Mirvat Alasnag HeadshotMirvat Alasnag, MD

Director, Catheterization Laboratory, King Fahd Armed Forces Hospital, Jeddah, S.A.

Omid Amidi HeadshotOmid Amidi, MD

Resident Physician, Baylor College of Medicine Houston, TX

Jeffrey Hsu HeadshotJeffrey Hsu, MD

Cardiology Fellow, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA

Siddharth Sehgal HeadshotSiddharth Sehgal, MBBS

Neurologist, Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington, MA

Daniel Tyrrell HeadshotDaniel Tyrrell, PhD

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, University of Michigan Ann Arbor, MI

Allison Webel HeadshotAllison Webel, PhD

Assistant Professor, Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH

Abhishek Sharma HeadshotAbhishek Sharma, MD

Fellow, Interventional Cardiology and Structural Heart Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA

Reem Waziry HeadshotReem Waziry, MD, MPH, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA

Nosheen Reza HeadshotNosheen Reza, MD

Fellow in Cardiovascular Disease, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA

John Chen HeadshotJohn Chen, MD

Resident Physician, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA

Saurav Chatterjee HeadshotSaurav Chatterjee, MBBS, MD

Assistant Professor of Medicine and Research, Frank H Netter School of Medicine North Haven, CT

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