The SCAD Research Program was initiated by Sharonne N. Hayes, M.D., in response to activism from online patient communities. The team of principal investigators comprises:

  • Dr. Hayes, who specializes in cardiovascular diseases and serves as the principal investigator of the SCAD biobank
  • Marysia S. Tweet, M.D., with expertise in multimodality cardiovascular imaging
  • Rajiv Gulati, M.D., Ph.D., who focuses on interventional cardiology