Rachel M. Bond, MD
Rachel M. Bond, MD, is a board-certified attending cardiologist in Arizona who has devoted her career to the treatment of heart disease through early detection, education, and prevention. She is a women's heart health and prevention specialist focused on maternal health, sex and gender differences, and cardiovascular conditions that predominantly affect women, with interest in promoting health equity and the professional development of women and minorities in the health sciences. She is a fellow of the American College of Cardiology, where she most recently has been appointed as a member of the national diversity and inclusion committee; a member of the American Society for Preventive Cardiology, where she sits on the editorial board; a board member and co-chair of the cardiovascular disease in women and children’s committee at the Association of Black Cardiologists, where she is leading efforts surrounding the Black maternal health crisis; and the American Heart Association, where she is a national spokesperson for the Go Red for Women campaign and sits on the board of directors. In 2022, Bond received the coveted WomenHeart’s Wenger Award for her work and advocacy in women's heart health and was named one of the most influential women in Arizona.