Editorial board



Peter A. McCullough, MD                                                                                   

Baylor University Medical Center, Texas, United States

After receiving a bachelor's degree from Baylor University, Dr. McCullough completed his medical degree as an Alpha Omega Alpha graduate from the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas.  He went on to complete his internal medicine residency at the University of Washington in Seattle, cardiology fellowship including service as Chief Fellow at William Beaumont Hospital, and master’s degree in public health at the University of Michigan.  Dr. McCullough directs cardiovascular education and research for the Baylor Health Care System and is a Vice Chief of Medicine at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, TX.  He is an internationally recognized authority on the role of chronic kidney disease as a cardiovascular risk state with over 1000 publications.  Dr. McCullough has won numerous awards including in the Simon Dack Award from the American College of Cardiology for outstanding scholarship and the International Vicenza Award for Critical Care Nephrology for his contributions and dedication to the emerging problem of cardiorenal syndromes.


Associate Editor

Federico Ronco, MD

Interventional Cardiologist at Cardio-Thoracic and Vascular Dept, Ospedale dell'Angelo, Venice, Italy

Federico Ronco graduated in Medicine and Surgery in 2005 at the University of Padua School of Medicine and received his Specialization in Cardiology degree in 2010 cum laude at the University of Padua School of Medicine. Since 2010 works as Interventional Cardiologist at Department of Cardiothoracic and Vascular, Ospedale dell'Angelo - Venice, Italy. 

Editorial Board Members

Naranjan S. Dhalla
University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Wilbert S. Aronow
Westchester Medical Center and New York Medical College Valhalla, NY, USA

Massimo Volpe
Chief of the Cardiology Division, Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Science, and Hypertension Unit at Sant’Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy

Jawahar L. Mehta
Division of Cardiovascular Medicine University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences and Veterans Administration Medical Center, Little Rock, Arkansas, United States

Grant N. Pierce
Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, Canada

Gary David Lopaschuk
Departments of Pediatrics and Pharmacology Faculty of Medicine & Dentistry, University of Alberta, Canada

Janani Rangaswami
Einstein Medical Center, Sidney Kimmel Medical College of Thomas Jefferson University, United States

Giuseppe Biondi-Zoccai
Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

Zhonghua Sun
Discipline of Medical Radiation Sciences, Curtin University, Australia

Zoltán Papp
Department of Cardiology, Division of Clinical Physiology, Faculty of Medicine, University of Debrecen, Hungary

Buddhadeb Dawn
Chairman, Department of Medicine, UNLV School of Medicine, Las Vegas, USA

Karol E. Watson
The David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, United States

Matteo Cameli
University of Siena, Italy

Claudio Ronco
Department of Nephrology Dialysis and Transplantation, International Renal Research Institute Vicenza (IRRIV), San Bortolo Hospital, Vicenza, Italy

Gaetano Nucifora
University Hospital Of South Manchester NHS Foundation Trust, United Kingdom

Filippo Cademartiri
Department of Radiology - Area Vasta 1 - ASUR Marche, Italy

Jun Zhang
Baylor Heart and Vascular Institute, USA

Maria Rosa Costanzo
Advocate Heart Institute, USA

Dobromir Dobrev
Director of Institute of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, University Duisburg-Essen, Germany

Alan Stewart Maisel
Veterans Affairs San Diego Healthcare System, United States

Stefano Omboni
Italian Institute of Telemedicine, Italy

Yochai Birnbaum
Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, United States

Giuseppe Tarantini
University of Padova, Italy

Attila Nemes
2nd Department of Medicine and Cardiology Center, Faculty of Medicine, Albert Szent-Gyorgyi Clinical Center, University of Szeged

Bernard Belhassen
Cardiologic Institute in Hadassah Medical Center,Jerusalem,Isreal

Kailash Prasad
Professor Emeritus, Department of Physiology, College of Medicine University of Saskatchewan Saskatoon, SK, Canada

Pawan K. Singal
Department of Physiology and Pathophysiology Rady Faculty of Health Sciences University of Manitoba Winnipeg, Canada

Lori B. Daniels
University of California, United States

Carmela Rita Balistreri
University of Palermo, Italy

Mohammad Reza Movahed
University of Arizona, USA

Gastón A. Rodríguez Granillo
Department of Cardiovascular Imaging, Diagnostico Maipu, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Takatoshi Kasai
Juntendo University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan

Pradeep Vaideeswar
King Edward Memorial Hospital and Seth Gordhandas Sunderdas Medical College, Mumbai, Maharashtra, India

Giovanni Donato Aquaro
Gabriele Monasterio Foundation-CNR Regione Toscana, Pisa, Italy

Eliano Pio Navarese
Department of Cardiology and Internal Medicine, Nicolaus Copernicus University, Poland

Jan Slezak
Senior Advisor, Mollecular Hydrogen Institute, United States - Japan

Dragan M. Djuric
University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia

Davide Bolignano
Clinical researcher of the Italian National Research Council-Institute of Clinical Physiology IFC, Italy

Vladimir M. Pokrovskii
Kuban State Medical University, Krasnodar, Russian Federation, Russia

Erhan Tenekecioglu
Health Sciences University, Bursa Education and Research Hospital, Bursa, Turkey

Petr Ostadal
Cardiovascular Center, Na Homolce Hospital, Prague, Czech Republic

Ruan Kruger
North-West University, Hypertension in Africa, South Africa

Cristina Balla
University Hospital of Ferrara, Italy

Snehil Dixit
King Khalid University, Saudi Arabia

Emma Louise Robinson
Maastricht University, Limburg Province, Netherlands

Mehmet Ugur ES
Siyami Ersek Cardiac Hospital, Istanbul, Turkey

Ana Olga Hausse Mocumbi
Eduardo Mondlane University, Maputo, Mozambique

Rubén Casado Arroyo
Free University of Brussels, Belgium

Varró András
University of Szeged, Hungary

Mohamed Shehata
University of Cologne, Germany

Law Yuk
The University of Hong Kong, China

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