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Dr. Kamala P. Tamirisa, Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute, 11970 North Central Expressway, Suite 540, Dallas, Texas 75243, USA. email: tamirisakamala@gmail.com

Dr. Parwani has served as a Guest Editor for JACC: Case Reports. Dr. Lundberg has served as social media consultant for JACC: Case Reports. All other authors have reported that they have no relationships relevant to the contents of this paper to disclose.


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Dr. Volgman has received grants from MSD/Bayer Virtual Global Advisory Board Member, Bristol Myers Squibb Foundation Diverse Clinical Investigator Career Development Program (DCICDP), Novo Nordisk Virtual Advisory Board on Healthcare Disparities, Novartis Clinical Trial, NIH Clinical Trials, Apple Inc. stock.


  • cardiology
  • gender harassment
  • sexual discrimination

Advocacy to End Sexual Harassment: Voices From Women in Cardiology


Journal Title:

JACC: Case Reports


Volume 3, Number 6


, Pages 975-977

Type of Work:

Article | Final Publisher PDF


Sexual harassment is a global issue affecting an individual’s work performance by creating an intimidating and unsafe environment. In this article, we address the issues specific to cardiology, provide a brief background on the current regulations in academic medicine, and review some of the programs being championed by the American College of Cardiology (ACC) leadership.

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This is an Open Access work distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0/rdf).
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