Heidi M. Connolly, M.D.

  1. Cardiologist
  2. Echocardiographer
  3. Internist

Location

  1. Rochester, Minnesota

Languages

English
  • Adult congenital heart disease
  • Carcinoid heart disease
  • Echocardiography
  • Marfan syndrome and other aortic disorders
  • Pregnancy and heart disease
  1. 1993
    Fellow - Adult Congenital Heart Disease Special FellowshipMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  2. 1992
    Fellow - Cardiovascular DiseasesMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 1989
    Resident - Internal MedicineMayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  4. 1986
    MDRoyal College of Surgeons in Ireland
  5. 1979
    Other - UndergraduateHamline University

Certifications

  1. 2015
    Adult Congenital Heart DiseaseAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  2. 2013
    Adult Transthoracic Plus Transesophageal EchocardiographyNational Board of Echocardiography
  3. 1991
    Cardiovascular DiseasesAmerican Board of Internal Medicine
  4. 1989
    Internal MedicineAmerican Board of Internal Medicine

Awards and honors

  1. 2021
    Top Performing Provider Patient Experience AwardPatient Experience Provider Recognition Award
  2. 2021
    Service Excellence Teamwork Award, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic Division of Structural Heart Disease, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  3. 2020
    Top Performing Provider Patient Experience AwardPatient Experience Provider Recognition Award
  4. 2020
    Service Excellence Teamwork Award, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic Division of Structural Heart Disease, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  5. 2019
    Teacher of the Year Award Mayo Fellows Association, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  6. 2019
    Service Excellence Teamwork Award, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic Division of Structural Heart Disease, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  7. 2018
    Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy, Distinguished Award in Recognition of Outstanding Contribution to the Field of Pregnancy and Heart Disease 5th International Congress on Cardiac Problems in Pregnancy
  8. 2018
    Service Excellence Teamwork Award, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic Division of Structural Heart Disease, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  9. 2017
    Service Excellence Teamwork Award, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic Division of Structural Heart Disease, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  10. 2017
    Antoine Marfan AwardThe Marfan Foundation
  11. 2016
    Service Excellence Teamwork Award, Adult Congenital Heart Disease Clinic Division of Structural Heart Disease, Department of Cardiovascular Medicine
  12. 2007
    Excellence Through Teamwork Award, Cardiology Outpatient CoordinationCardiovascular Division Conferences, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  13. 2006
    Cardiovascular Outstanding Teacher of the Year AwardCardiovascular Division, Mayo Graduate School of Medicine, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science
  14. 2003
    Excellence in Teaching RecognitionMayo Medical School, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science, Department of Education Administration
  15. 1997
    Commissioner's Special CitationFood and Drug Administration
  16. 1989
    Outstanding Achievement Award, Internal MedicineMayo Clinic
  17. 1986
    Honors Degrees: Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, Neonatology, Psychiatry, Microbiology, Pathology, Biochemistry, PhysiologyAwarding Organization
  18. 1986
    David Gault Memorial Prize for Obstetrics and GynecologyAwarding Organization

Professional memberships

  1. 2017 - present
    ChairProfessional Advisory Board Member, National Marfan Foundation
  2. 2014
    FellowFellow of the American Society of Echocardiography (FASE) Committee, American Society of Echocardiography
  3. 2011 - present
    Active MemberDivision of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  4. 2010 - 2018
    MemberCardiovascular Executive Committee, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine
  5. 2008 - 2017
    MemberKnowledge Content Board - Cardiovascular Diseases, AskMayoExpert
  6. 2007 - 2009
    MemberAdults with Congenital Heart Disease Committee, American Heart Association
  7. 2006 - present
    Board MemberProfessional Advisory Board Member, National Marfan Foundation
  8. 2004 - 2010
    Committee MemberDepartment of Cardiovascular Medicine
  9. 2004
    MemberPersonnel Committee of the Board - Medical Genetics Chair Search, Mayo Clinic Rochester Committees
  10. 2001 - 2004
    MemberInstitutional Review Board, Mayo Clinic Committees
  11.  
    Board MemberAmerican Heart Association
  12.  
    MemberAmerican Medical Association
  13.  
    MemberAmerican College of Cardiology
  14.  
    MemberAmerican Society of Echocardiography
  15.  
    MemberInternational Society for Adult Congenital Cardiac Disease
  16.  
    MemberZumbro Valley Medical Society, Minnesota Medical Association
  17.  
    MemberBoard of Directors, Minnesota Affiliate, American Heart Association

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