Dr. DeLisa Fairweather, PhD has served on the Board of Directors for the Myocarditis Foundation for the past 6 years making important contributions to the direction of the Foundation. We are now pleased to share with you that Dr. Fairweather will be moving from the Board of Directors to become a member of our Medical Advisory Board starting in 2018.
Dr. Fairweather is Director of Translational Research and Associate Professor of Medicine in the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, Florida. She also holds a joint appointment as an Associate Professor in the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health in Baltimore, Maryland.
Dr. Fairweather presents data on myocarditis at National and International scientific meetings, has received funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) and the American Heart Association (AHA) to research myocarditis, serves as a reviewer of myocarditis grant applications for NIH and AHA study sections, and serves as a reviewer with expertise on myocarditis for numerous scientific journals. She is also a member of the Scientific Advisory Board for the International Society of Cardiomyopathy, Myocarditis and Heart Failure and the International Academy of Cardiology.
We look forward to her scientific knowledge and expertise on Myocarditis as a member of our Medical Advisory Board.
Welcome to your new role Dr. Fairweather!