Dr. George W. Vetrovec, MACC and MSCAI is an Emeritus Professor of Medicine at VCU Pauley Heart Center at VCU in Richmond, Virginia. His experience covers four decades of interventional cardiology and his research has focused on optimal management of ischemic heart disease particularly involving high risk PCI, most often with reduced Left Ventricular function. He has extensive experience in new cardiovascular device innovation and evaluation. During his career, He has served on the Boards of the AHA, ACC and SCAI, including SCAI President. Dr. Vetrovec remains actively in interventional cardiology, as a consultant, teacher as well as serving on multiple editorial boards and is the Editorial Lead for the Angiography and Interventional Section of ACC.org.