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Joshua Hartman Named Head of Cardiac Research Foundation Conferences; Succeeds Johnnie White


New York, NY – The Cardiac Research Foundation (CRF) named Joshua Hartman executive director of its Education Foundation, which organizes a portfolio of medical conferences, following the departure of Johnnie White in October.

Hartman joined the CRF in 2007 and had been director, educational services & strategic relations as well as managing editor of TCTMD, a CRF newsletter on research in the cardiology field. The New York-based not-for-profit organization organizes around 40 conferences and other face-to-face events for physicians.

White held the executive director post for more than eight years. Prior to that, he was a senior meeting manager for the  American Institute of Aeronautics & Astronautics and The Endocrine Society.  He is the immediate past chair of the Professional Convention Management Association (PCMA).

White was selected as a “2014 TSE Leader & Legend” and was featured on the June 2014 cover of Trade Show Executive. He was also the featured guest for the live Power Lunch interview at the Fastest 50 Awards & Summit this past May.

White has not announced his future plans.

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