Dr. Steven Bailey is the Chairman of the Department of Medicine and the Malcolm Feist Chair of Interventional Cardiology at LSU Health Shreveport. He also is a tenured and emeritus Professor of Medicine and Radiology and previous Chief of the Janey and Dolph Briscoe, Jr. Division of Cardiology at the University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio. Dr. Bailey received his medical degree from Oregon Health & Science University and completed his internal medicine residency and cardiology fellowship at Fitzsimmons Army Medical Center in Aurora, Colorado. He is board certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine with subspecialty board certification in both Cardiovascular Disease and Interventional Cardiology. Dr. Bailey's clinical focus is in adult congenital/structural and valvular heart disease in addition to coronary atherosclerotic disease. His research laboratory is involved in investigating the effects of NOX subtypes in promoting cardiovascular disease. He has translational research in the field of nanotechnologies and nanosensors and holds several patents in these fields. He was the Program Director for Interventional Cardiology at UTHSCSA from 1999 to 2019. Dr. Bailey chaired the UTHSCSA Promotion and Tenure committee. Dr. Bailey is a Past President of the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI) and is currently the Editor in Chief of Catheterization and Cardiovascular Interventions, the official publication of SCAI. He is a Master Fellow of SCAI, Fellow of the American College of Cardiology and a Fellow of the American College of Physicians. He is a member of the Association of University Cardiologists, Association of Cardiology Professors as well as the International Andreas Greuntizig Society.