Daniel P. Morin, MD, Named Deputy Editor of New American Heart Association Journal
RELEASE DATE: November 18, 2021
“Being selected as Deputy Editor for Annals of Internal Medicine: Clinical Cases is an exceptional honor for Dr. Morin and for Ochsner Health; this is the result of years of contributions as a distinguished physician researcher, mentor and collaborator in his field of electrophysiology.”
W. Mark Roberts, MD, Dean of Research, Ochsner Health
The American College of Physicians (ACP) and the American Heart Association (AHA) recently announced the senior editorial leadership of the new digital, open access, peer-reviewed journal, Annals of Internal Medicine: Clinical Cases (AIMCC). Daniel P. Morin, MD, Ochsner cardiologist and cardiac electrophysiologist, was named deputy editor.
As deputy editor, Dr. Morin will work closely with editor in chief, Gustavo R. Heudebert, MD, MACP, on all editorial aspects of the new journal.
Dr. Morin serves as director of cardiovascular research and professor of medicine at the Ochsner Clinical School of the University of Queensland School of Medicine. Dr. Morin earned his Doctor of Medicine from the University of Massachusetts Medical School, and his Master of Public Health from the Harvard University School of Public Health. He completed his internal medicine internship and residency at Tufts New England Medical Center in Boston and cardiovascular and cardiac electrophysiology fellowships at New York Presbyterian Hospital - Weill Cornell Medical Center in New York City. He has served as online editor for Heart Rhythm and as guest editor for Progress in Cardiovascular Disease and he is senior consulting editor for Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology. (Note: Circulation: Arrhythmia and Electrophysiology is published by the AHA.)
“Dr. Morin has impressive clinical and editorial experience, and he recognizes the value of case reports to clinicians,” said Eldrin F. Lewis, MD, MPH, FAHA, volunteer chair of the AHA’s Scientific Publishing Committee. “Dr. Morin’s expertise in both internal medicine and cardiovascular disease and his enthusiasm for the subject matter will ensure AIMCC features cases that inspire clinicians in their patient care.”
AIMCC will publish clinical case reports in a wide range of medical specialties. It will publish bi-monthly online and will invite submissions later this year. It is a joint publication of the American College of Physicians and the American Heart Association.