BioNexus: Local Cardiologist, Dr. John Spertus, Honored as One of the American Heart Association’s Distinguished Scientists for 2018
Saint Luke's Dr. John Spertus, has been named a recipient of the American Heart Association (AHA) 2018 Distinguished Scientist Award. The AHA Distinguished Scientists are a prominent group of scientists and clinicians whose work has advanced our understanding, management, and treatment of cardiovascular disease and/or stroke.
“I am humbled by the honor to be recognized by the AHA for our work to improve the patient-centeredness of care. While traditionally the basic sciences are prioritized, to see the work of our community to improve care and outcomes is a terrific validation of the collective efforts of my entire team and colleagues,” said Dr. Spertus.