John Rumsfeld, MD, PhD

Chief Innovation Officer, American College of Cardiology / Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine

Dr. Rumsfeld is the Chief Innovation Officer for the American College of Cardiology (ACC), and Professor of Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. Previously, Dr. Rumsfeld was the National Director for Cardiology for the U.S. Veterans Health Administration (2012-2017), the largest integrated health system in the U.S. Dr. Rumsfeld also served as Chief Science Officer and Chairman for the ACC's National Cardiovascular Data Registry (NCDR) programs (2005-2016), and served on the ACC’s Board of Trustees (2011-2017). Dr. Rumsfeld is past-Chair of the American Heart Association’s Quality of Care and Outcomes Research (QCOR) Scientific Council.