2017 Hermann Blumgart Award Winner

The Hermann Blumgart Award is the highest award and honor bestowed by the Cardiovascular Council.  The election by the Board of Directors of the CVC is based on criteria of both scientific contributions to the field of cardiovascular nuclear medicine and service to the Council.

The Cardiovascular Council (CVC) of the Society of Nuclear Medicine and Molecular Imaging would like to congratulate Sharmila Dorbala, MD as the 2017 recipient of the Hermann Blumgart Award. 

Dr. Dorbala is the Director of Nuclear Cardiology, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Associate Professor of Radiology, Harvard Medical School. She is a cardiovascular imaging specialist with clinical expertise in nuclear cardiology, echocardiography, and cardiac CT. 



Pictured Left to Right: 

Panithaya Chareonthaitawee, MD, CVC President, Sharmila Dorbala, MD, 2017 and

Robert J. Gropler, MD, CVC Immediate Past President