Mardi Gomberg-Maitland, MD, MSc, is Associate Professor of Medicine and Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program at the University of Chicago Medical Center. She is an expert clinician and researcher in the field of pulmonary heart disease. In recent years, she has participated in dozens of multi-center, multi-national research trials to explore new therapies for pulmonary hypertension. She is a former Doris Duke Clinical Scientist winner for her research in Phase I drug development. She is currently focusing on pulmonary arterial, pulmonary venous hypertension/diastolic dysfunction, and biomarker development. Dr. Gomberg-Maitland attended medical school at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. She completed her residency at the New York Presbyterian Hospital-Weill/Cornell Medical Center and a fellowship at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York. In addition, she has earned a Masters in Clinical Epidemiology from Harvard School of Public Health in Boston, Massachusetts. She is board certified in Internal Medicine and Cardiology.