Future Leaders Agenda


View the Future Leaders: The Next Generation of Nuclear Cardiology hybrid agenda.

The opening session and Keynote address by Dr. Sharmila Dorbala will occur on
September 14, 2023, from 6:20 – 7:00 PM EDT.

The event will take place in a hybrid format with the in-person course occurring at ASNC2023 in Toronto, Canada, from 3:00 – 7:00 PM on Thursday, September 28, 2023. 

Thursday, September 14 (virtual)
Time (EDT) Topic Faculty
6:00 PM Welcome and Introduction into Course Objectives Randall Thompson, MD, MASNC
6:05 PM Faculty and Participant Introductions All
6:20 PM Keynote Address: The Role of Cardiac Imaging in my Career and Thoughts about the Future Sharmila Dorbala, MD, MPH, MASNC
6:45 PM Question and Answers with Dr. Sharmila Dorbala All
7:00 PM Conclusion  
Thursday, September 28 (in-person)
Time Topic Faculty
3:00 PM Welcome and Introduction to Course Objectives Donna Polk, MD, MASNC
3:05 PM Faculty and Participant Introductions All
3:20 PM Why I Chose Private Practice Faraz Kureshi, MD
3:30 PM Why I Chose Academic Medicine Brett Sperry, MD
3:40 PM Break
3:55 PM Breakout Discussion Groups
Faculty and participants will break out into small groups to discuss career choices, research interests, job negotiation, work-life balancing, and much more
Sharmila Dorbala, MD, MPH, MASNC; Robert Gropler, MD, MASNC; Faraz Kureshi, MD; Donna Polk, MD, MPH, MASNC; Prem Soman, MD, PhD, MASNC; Brett Sperry, MD; and Suman Tandon, MD, FASNC
4:35 PM Transit Break  
4:40 PM Breakout Discussion Groups  
5:20 PM Break  
5:30 PM Industry Panel Prem Soman, MD, PhD, MASNC
5:55 PM Conclusion
6:00 PM Reception with ASNC Board of Directors, Future Leaders Faculty and Participants, and Leadership Development Professionals All
7:00 PM Reception concludes