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ESCALATOR AWARD WINNERS

Celebrating past winners of The Escalator Awards

The Escalator Awards spotlight women cardiologists changing the medical world with innovative ideas. Our amazing Escalator Award winner group includes 40 women representing 18 countries and a wide variety of subspecialties within cardiology. We have provided over $1 million of financial support to help these women level up in their careers.

Award Winners

Dr. Shrilla Banarjee
United Kingdom
2021 Mentor Award

Dr. Akila Bersali
Algeria
2022 Kickstarter Award

Dr. Laurie-Anne Boivin-Proulx
Canada
2023 Mentee Award

Dr. Katia Bravo Jaimes
United States of America
2021 Mentee Award

Dr. Khadijah Breathett
United States of America
2020 Inaugural Award

Dr. Renee Bullock-Palmer
United States of America
2021 Mentor Award

Dr. Sonya Burgess
Australia
2021 Research Award

Dr. Lucrecia Maria Burgos
Argentina
2021 Research Award

Dr. Fathima Aaysha Cader
Bangladesh
2021 Mentee Award

Dr. Rebecca Cogswell
United States of America
2022 Research Award

Dr. Róisín Colleran
Ireland
2021 Research Award

Dr. Thais Coutinho
Canada
2021 Research Award

Dr. Blanche Cupido
South Africa
2020 Inaugural Award

Dr. Victoria Delgado
Spain
2024 Mentor Award

Dr. Nafisa Elsammani
Sudan
2023 Mentee Award

Dr. Ellise Gambahaya
South Africa
2021 Mentee Award

Dr. Marilena Giannoudi
United Kingdom
2024 Mentee Award

Dr. Alessia Gimelli
Italy
2022 Mentor Award

Dr. Cecilia Gonzales Corcia
Canada
2023 Mentor Award

Dr. Heather Gornik
United States of America
2022 Mentor Award

Dr. Natasha Gorrie
Australia
2024 Mentee Award

Dr. Allison Hays
United States of America
2021 Mentor Award

Dr. Sylwia Iwańczyk
Poland
2023 Research Award

Dr. Amber Johnson
United States of America
2022 Research Award

Dr. Emer Joyce
Ireland
2024 Mentor Award

Dr. Forum Kamdar
United States of America
2022 Research Award

Dr. Suvasini Lakshmanan
United States of America
2022 Research Award

Dr. Eylem Levelt
United Kingdom
2022 Research Award

Dr. Oksana Marchenko
Ukraine
2022 Kickstarter Award

Dr. Irina Mbanze
Mozambique
2022 Mentee Award

Dr. Swati Mukherjee
Australia
2023 Mentor Award

Dr. Soledad Orazi
Argentina
2024 Mentee Award

Dr. Idalys Roman
South Africa
2023 Kickstarter Award

Dr. Nicola Ryan
Ireland
2020 Inaugural Award

Dr. Jennifer Rymer
United States of America
2021 Research Award

Dr. Navaneetha Sasikumar
India
2023 Research Award

Dr. Rashmee Shah
United States of America
2021 Research Award

Dr. Wendy Tsang
Canada
2022 Research Award

Dr. Harriette Van Spall
Canada
2020 Inaugural Award

Dr. Aghunik Zakaryan
Armenia
2023 Kickstarter Award