Dr. Sibu Saha currently serves as the UKPA Program’s Medical Director. He is also a Professor of Surgery for the College of Medicine and Directors Council Chair at Gill Heart Institute. For nearly 35 years, Dr. Sibu and his wife, Becky Saha have considered Lexington their home. Following a distinguished career in private practice, Dr. Saha joined the faculty at UK College of Medicine in 2002 as professor of Surgery in the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. In addition, to an active surgery schedule, Dr. Saha conducts outreach clinics in several rural communities of Eastern Kentucky. He is an avid mentor to surgical residents, medical students, and physician assistant students. In 2010, Dr. Saha and his wife made a very special gift through the Saha Foundation for Cardiovascular Research and Education to establish the Saha Cardiovascular Research Fund. The endowment substantially adds to the Cardiovascular Research Center’s resources, bolstering the exceptional efforts of UK’s physician-scientist and researchers to better understand and seek cures for cardiovascular disease. Dr. Saha’s medical interests also include Transmyocardial revascularization, carotid atheroscleroisis, and device therapy for hypertension.