The Second Neurologist President of the AHA: His Vision, Goals, and Work in the Time of COVID-19


By Dawn Fallik
May 7, 2020

Mitchell Elkind, MD, MS, FAAN, was always fascinated by the mind and brain, and now he's connecting both to matters of the heart. As the president-elect of the American Heart Association (AHA), Dr. Elkind, professor of neurology and epidemiology at Columbia University Vagelos College of Physicians, is the second neurologist to head the organization. [read more]