Martha Gulati, MD

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Division Chief of Cardiology, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix
Professor of Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine - Phoenix
Physician Executive Director, Banner - University Medicine Cardiovascular Institute in Phoenix
(602) 839-2138
marthagulati@email.arizona.edu

Martha Gulati, MD, MS is the first division chief of cardiology for the University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix, a professor of medicine and the physician executive director for the Banner - University Medicine Cardiovascular Institute in Phoenix.

Dr. Gulati’s study of women and cardiac diseases has won her numerous awards and distinctions, including the CREDO (Coalition to Reduce Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Cardiovascular Outcomes) Award from the American College of Cardiology. In 2012, she received the National Red Dress Award for her efforts in raising awareness of heart disease in women and advancing research in this field.

She was the principal investigator of the St. James Women Take Heart Project, a study examining cardiac risk factors in women. She also was a co-investigator on the Women Ischemic Syndrome Evaluation (WISE) and previously served as a co-investigator on the Women’s Health Initiative (WHI).

She has published articles in peer-reviewed publications, including The New England Journal of Medicine, Circulation, and Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA).

Dr. Gulati was an associate professor of medicine and clinical public health at Ohio State University. She is the author of “Saving Women’s Hearts” and is the editor-in-chief of the American College of Cardiology’s “CardioSmart,” patient education initiative.

She completed medical school at the University of Toronto, Canada, and her internship, residency and cardiology fellowship at the University of Chicago. She is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology and the American Heart Association, and is board certified in cardiovascular disease.