2022 Centennial Ambassadors visit George Washington
The VCACC and the British Cardiovascular Society are a part of the American College of Cardiology’s International Exchange program. The BCS-VCACC relationship was formed through a desire of both organizations to develop long-term relationships between cardiovascular professionals in the United States and the United Kingdom.
2021 SUMMER UPDATE
The cooperation between the BSC and VCACC continues to flourish despite the pandemic. Mike Valentine, MD, MACC, partnered with ACC President Dipti Itchhaporia, MD, FACC, to present a session on physician wellness at the June BCS Annual Conference - held virtually. The event precipitously was held the day prior to the Royal College of Physicians’ Health and Social Care Committee published a report on workforce burnout in the National Health Service. Click here for the report itself.
The BCS Emerging Leaders Programme welcomed the next co-hort this month. Jennifer Ray Beckman, MBA, CAE, Executive Director of the VCACC worked with the previous co-horts on communication through sessions on the DiSC behavior assessment tool and is looking forward to continuing work with early career and FITs in the UK.