"Dr. Brigitta Brott, Associate Professor, is to receive the Simon Dack award for Outstanding Scholarship in her support of the JACC (Journal of the American College of Cardiology) Journals. Simon Dack was the founding editor of JACC and this award is meant to honor him while extending appreciation to those who work tirelessly in the role of peer reviewer to ensure that the journals meet their primary mission – the timely publication of important new clinical information.

For a look at Dr. Brott's contributions check the JACC website: http://content.onlinejacc.org/journal.aspx. The award will be presented at the JACC Journal's editorial board meeting on Sunday March 10, 2013 in San Francisco."