Sam Setareh is a Cardiovascular Disease fellow at Mount Sinai Heart, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, under the leadership of world renowned Dr. Valentin Fuster, Dr. Jagat Narula, and Dr. Alan Rozanski. Dr. Setareh obtained his undergraduate degree from UCLA with Honors, and continued his education at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, earning a MS degree in Global Medicine and MD degree from Sackler School of Medicine New York State Program. He completed his internal medicine training at Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York City. He currently is leading the sports cardiology initiatives at Mount Sinai Heart at Mount Sinai St. Luke's Hospital and Mount Sinai West Hospital. He is actively involved in clinical research, focused on Sports Cardiology, cardiovascular disease prevention, heart failure, valvular disease; and has authored numerous peer-reviewed articles. Dr. Setareh is an internationally invited speaker for several cardiovascular societies, including American Heart Association (AHA) in New Orleans, Minneapolis, Chicago, Los Angeles; American College of Cardiology (ACC) in Orlando; and European Society of Cardiology (ESC) in Barcelona, Spain. He also serves as a founding member of the editorial board of The Journal of Scientific Innovation in Medicine.