Moritz C. Wyler von Ballmoos, MD, PhD, has been elected a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC), in recognition of his professional achievement and commitment to quality in cardiovascular care. Dr. Wyler von Ballmoos's Fellow designation was officially recognized during the Convocation Ceremony on Sunday, March 19, 2017, which was held in conjunction with the ACC's 66th Annual Scientific Session in Washington.
"The FACC designation has a long history of recognizing the top cardiovascular professionals in the world and honoring them for their commitment to advancing the field and ensuring patients get the best possible care,” said ACC President Richard Chazal, MD, FACC. "Congratulations to Dr. Wyler von Ballmoos for joining this elite group."
Fellowship is one of the most distinguished designations the ACC offers its members, and is the ultimate recognition of professional achievement. Fellows are elected based on their outstanding credentials, achievements, community contributions to cardiovascular medicine and most importantly recommendations from their peers attesting to their professional competence and commitment to excellence.
Please join Duke Surgery in congratulating Dr. Wyler von Ballmoos on this outstanding achievement.