Reviewer board

Leonard A. Valentino    

National Hemophilia Foundation, USA

Interests: Health services delivery; Telemedicine; Quality of life issues; Patient reported outcomes; Coagulation disorders; Thrombosis


Jun K. Takeuchi    

Division of Bio-informational Pharmacology, Medical Research Institute Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

Interests:  Heart development; Differentiation; Regeneration; Congenital heart diseases; Epigenetics


Eva Reali    

IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Italy

Interests:  Immunology; T cells; Immune-mediated diseases; Immunotherapy; Cytokines


Edoardo Sciatti    

Department of Medical and Surgical Specialties, Radiological Sciences and Public Health, University of Brescia, Piazzale Spedali Civili 1, Brescia 25123, Italy

Interests: Heart failure; valve echo; pregnancy


Mohammad Alkhalil    

University of Oxford, United Kingdom

Interests: Coronary artery disease (atherosclerosis/ intervention); Structural heart disease (TAVI); Lipid


Hong Lu     

University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, USA

Interests:  Atherosclerosis; Aortic aneurysms; Aortic dissection; Renin-angiotensin system; Angiotensinogen; Megalin


Adrija Hajra    

Albert Einstein College of Medicine of Yeshiva University, USA

Interests:  Cardiology; Preventive cardiology; Diabetes; Statin; Cholesterol; Hypertension; COVID; Thrombosis; Pulmonary hypertension


Maria Pufulete    

Clinical Trials and Evaluation Unit Bristol Medical School, University of Bristol, United Kingdom

Interests:  Randomised controlled trial (RCT); Non-randomised study; Trial methodology; Systematic review; Meta analysis; Routinely collected data; Acute coronary syndrome; Dual antiplatelet therapy; Cardiac surgery; Heart failure


Yutaka Igarashi    

Osaka City University, Japan

Interests:  Exercise; Physical activity; Prevention and improvement of lifestyle disease; Systematic review and meta-analysis


Aldo Prado    

Ctr Privado Cardiol, San Miguel De Tucuman, Argentina

Interests:  Echocardiography; Valve disease; Strain


Leonardo Roever    

Federa University of Uberlandia, Brazil

Interests:  Epidemiology; Atherosclerosis; Critical illness; Metabolic syndrome; Risk factors; Neurodegenerative disorders; Cardiovascular diseas; Cardiorenal syndromes; Heart failure; Cerebrovascular disease/stroke; Acute coronary syndromes; Ischemia; Transient Ischemic Attack (TIA); Chronic ischemic heart disease; Atherosclerosis; Inflammation; Peripheral vascular disease; Cerebrovascular disorders; Biomarkers; Meta analysis


Anat Milman     

Leviev Heart Institute, The Chaim Sheba Medical Center, Tel Hashomer, Israel; Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Interests:  Brugada syndrome; Channelopathies; Sudden cardiac death; Sports cardiology; Arrhythmias; Syncope


Gabriele Brosolo     

Department of Medicine, University of Udine, Udine, Italy

Interests:  Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF); Pericardial diseases; Secondary and resistant hypertension


Peter Kupo     

Heart Institute, University of Pecs, Hungary

Interests:  Cardiac electrophysiology; Ablation; Paroxysmal supraventricular tachycardias; Zero-fluoroscopy cathter ablation; Anticoagulation; Intracardiac echocardiography; Atrial fibrillation


Nicolae Bacalbasa    

Center of Excellence in Translational Medicine, Fundeni Clinical Institute, Bucharest, Romania

Interests:  Surgical oncology; Hepato-bilio-pancreatic surgery; Vascular resection; Vascular reconstruction; Extended pelvic resections


Kenichiro Otsuka    

Ishikiriseiki Hospital, Higashiosaka, Japan

Interests:  Atherosclerosis; Coronary computed tomography angiography; Intracoronary optical coherence tomography; Intravascular imaging; Percutaneous coronary intervention; Coronary artery disease; Heart failure


Sergej Prijic    

School of Medicine, University of Belgrade, Serbia

Interests: Pediatric interventional cardiology


Simon Schoechlin    

Division of Cardiology and Angiology II, University Heart Center Freiburg, Bad Krozingen, Germany

Interests: Aortic stenosis; TAVI; Conduction disturbances; Pacemaker implantation; CRT


Marta Kaluzna-Oleksy    

1st Department of Cardiology, Faculty of Medicine, Poznan University of Medical Sciences, Poland

Interests: Heart failure; Nutrition; Biomarkers; Coronary artery disease; Coronary intervention; Myocardial infarction; Heart failure treatment; Heart failure diagnostic; Heart failure prevention


Kennosuke Yamashita    

Showa University Northern Yokohama Hospital Division of Cardiology and Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories 35-1, Chigasaki-Chuo, Tsuzuki, Yokohama, Japan

Interests: Atrial Fibrillation; LGE-MRI; Fibrosis; Catheter ablation; Electroanatomical mapping; Antithrombotic therapy; Heart failure


Susana Lopes    

School of Health Sciences, University of Aveiro, Portugal

Interests: Hypertension; Exercise training; Cardiac rehabilitation; Resistant hypertension; Arterial stiffness; Physical activity; Adherence to exercise


Marine Gaudry    

Department of Vascular Surgery, APHM, Timone Hospital, Timone Aortic Center, Marseille, France

Interests: Aortic dissection; TEVAR; Thoracic aortic aneurysm; Hybrid repair; Abdominal aortic aneurysm; Risk factors; Carotid stenosis


Takuro Shirasu    

Department of Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA

Interests: Abdominal aortic aneurysm; Peripheral artery disease; Acute limb ischemia; Chronic limb threatening ischemia; Visceral artery disease; Open surgery; Endovascular therapy; Prevention; Carotid artery disease; Atherosclerosis; Translational research


Comentale Giuseppe    

University of Naples Federico II, Naples, Italy

Interests:  Cardiac surgery; Cardiopulmonary bypass; Coronary artery disease; Cardioplegia; Aortic disease; Congenital heart disease; Pericardium; Aorta


Ashequl M. Islam    

Department of Cardiology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, Massachusetts, USA

Interests:  Valvular heart disease; Trans-catheter aortic valve replacement; Mitral valve repair; Coronary artery disease; Coronary stents; Paravalvular leak; Tricuspid repair


Marwa M. M. Refaie    

Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Minia University, El-Minia 61511, Egypt

Interests:  Cardiotoxicity; Oxidative stress; Inflammation; Myocardial infarction; Ischemia


Thomas Hadberg Lynge    

The Heart Centre, Copenhagen University Hospital, Rigshospitalet, Denmark

Interests: Epidemiology; Sudden death; Sudden cardiac death; Arrhythmia; Prevention; Cardiology in the young; Sports cardiology; Autopsy; Endocrinology and cardiovascular disease


Benedetta Leonardi    

Department of Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery Bambino Gesù Children's Hospital, IRCCS, Rome, Italy

Interests:  Tetralogy of fallot; Congenital heart disease; Coronary anomalies; Kawasaki disease; Cardiac magnetic resonance


Jacopo Marazzato    

Department of Medicine and Surgery, School of Medicine, University of Insubria, Varese, Italy

Interests:  Atrial fibrillation; Catheter ablation of cardiac arrhythmias; Non vitamin K oral anticoagulants (NOAC); Implantable devices; Cardiac Pacing; Implantable cardioverter defibrillator (ICD); Sudden cardiac death; Cardiomyopathies; Channelopaties; Brugada syndrome


Edyta Blaszczyk    

Department of Internal Medicine and Cardiology and the Max-Delbrueck Center for Molecular Medicine, and HELIOS Klinikum Berlin Buch, Department of Cardiology and Nephrology, Berlin, Germany

Interests:  Cardiac magnetic resonance (cmr); Myocardial tissue characterisation/differentiation; Fat imaging; Cardiovascular magnetic imaging; Late gadolinium enhancement; Rare cardiomyopathies in cmr; Parametric mapping; Cardiac perfusion; Ischemic heart disease applying cmr; Diagnostic of myocarditis/tumors applying cmr


Yishay Szekely    

Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv-Yafo, Israel

Interests: Cardiogenic shock; Coronary artery disease; Acute coronary syndrome; Pulmonary embolism; Point-of-care ultrasonography; Echocardiography


Liam J. Ward    

Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden

Interests:  Vascular disease; Renal disease; Atherosclerosis; Sex and gender differences; Proteomics; Biomarkers


Ikeotunye Royal Chinyere    

Sarver Heart Center, Tucson, USA

Interests: Cardiac electrophysiology; Myocardial infarction; Heart failure; Arrhythmias; Ventricular tachycardia; Pacing and clinical electrophysiology


Seth Vijayan    

Consultant Cardiologist, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, USA

Interests: Interventional cardiology; Percutaneous coronary intervention; Coronary physiology; Transcatheter aortic valve implantation; TAVI; TAVR; Mitraclip; Structural heart intervention; Coronary angiography


Ajit Magadum    

Center for Translational Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, USA

Interests:  Cardiac regeneration; mRNA therapy; Cardiomyocyte proliferation; Cardiac hypertrophy and fibrosis; Nucleic acid therapeutics; Drug screening; Heart failure


Vu Hoang Tran    

Yale New Haven Health, Bridgeport Hospital, USA

Interests: Cardiovascular disease; Cardiac arrhythmia; Ventricular tachycardia; Epidemiology; Research methodology; Health disparity; Inflammation; Diabetes; Anxiety disorders


Martin Lindgren    

Department of Molecular and Clinical Medicine, Institute of Medicine, Sahlgrenska Academy, University of Gothenburg and Sahlgrenska University Hospital/Östra, Gothenburg, Sweden

Interests: Heart failure; Structural heart disease; Prevention; Epidemiology; Physical activity; Fitness


Irene Pescetelli    

Institute of Cardiology and Centro di Scienze dell'Invecchiamento (Ce.S.I.Met), 'G. d'Annunzio' University, Chieti, Italy

Interests: Coronary artery disease (CAD); Acute coronary syndrome; Percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI); Intravascular imaging; Cardiac imaging; Coronary stents; IVUS; OCT; Coronary physiology


Rahul Kumar    

Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, USA

Interests: Pulmonary hypertension; Immunology; Inflammation; High-altitude hypoxia; Vascular remodeling; Schistosomiasis


Massimo Zoni-Berisso    

Padre Antero Micone Hospital, ASL 3 "Genovese", Genova, Italy

Interests:  Cardiac arrhythmias


Tobias Rudholm Feldreich    

School of Health and Social Sciences, Dalarna University, Falun, Sweden

Interests: Cardiovascular and renal epidemiology; Microbiology; Immunology and cellbiology; Biomarkers och proteomics


Takanori Yamaguchi    

Department of Cardiovascular Medicine, Saga University, Saga, Japan

Interests: Atrial Fibrillation; Atrial cardiomyopathy; Fibrosis; Catheter ablation; Electroanatomical mapping


Robert Zymlinski    

Wroclaw Medical University, Wroclaw, Poland

Interests: Acute cardiac care; Acute and chronic heart failure; Acute coronary syndrome ( treatment, pathophysiology); Multiorgan organ failure; Acute kidney injury; Biomarkers in acute care


Fabiana Lucà    

Azienda Ospedaliera Bianchi-Melacrino-Morelli

Interests:  Atrial fibrillafion; Heart failure; Coronary heart desease; Cardiomyopathies; DOACS


Luanda Grazette    

Cardiovascular Division, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL, USA

Interests:  Advanced heart failure; Heart failure remission and recovery; Mechanical circulatory support; Cardiovascular digital health; Heart failure preserved ejection fraction; Biomarkers in medicine; Cardiogenic shock; Cardiorenal syndrome; Personalized medicine


Enkhe Purevjav    

University of Tennessee Health Science Center, Memphis, USA

Interests: Pediatric cardiology; Cardiomyopathy; Heart failure; Mutation; Genetics and genomics; Cardiac remodeling; Z-disk; Apoptosis; Animal model


Mariangela Scalise    

Università degli studi Magna Graecia di Catanzaro, Italy

Interests:  Cardiac stem cells; Cardiac Regeneration; Mirna; Aging/senescence; Cardiac differentiation; Stem cells


Savastano Simone    

Division of Cardiology, Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Pavia, Italy

Interests: Out-of-hospital Cardiac arrest; In-hospital Cardiac arrest; Sudden death; Ventricular arrhythmias; Electric storm; Cathether ablation; Cardiac implantable electronic device


Liew Yih Miin    

Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Malaya, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Interests:  Cardiovascular imaging; Cardiac MRI; IVOCT; Artificial intelligence; Image processing; Machine learning


Cédrick Zaouter    

University of Montreal; Montreal; Canada

Interests: Enhanced recovery after cardiac surgery; Enhanced recovery program after cardiac surgery; Cardiac Pre-habilitation; AKI post cardiac surgery; AKI post-TAVI; Preoperative goal direct fluid therapy in the cardiac surgery setting; Patient blood management


Magdalena Chottová Dvořáková    

Medical Faculty in Pilsen, Charles University, Czech Republic

Interests: Heart innervation; Autonomic innervation; Diabetic autonomic neuropathy; RT-qPCR; Immunofluorescence; Physiology; Neuropeptides


Tomasz Skowerski    

School of Medicine in Katowice, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland

Interests:  Coronary arteries; Renal denervation; Atrial fibrillation; Biomarkers; Pulmonary vein isolation; Coronary disease


Christian Blockhaus    

Helios Krefeld, Krefeld, Germany

Interests:  Ablation; Arrhythmia; Atrial Fibrillation


David Zweiker    

Medizinische Universität Graz, Graz, Austria

Interests:  Atrial fibrillation; ICD; Pacemaker; TAVI; Arterial Hypertension; CRT


Carolina Baraldi A. Restini     

MSU College of Osteopathic Medicine

Interests:  Pharmacology; Cardiovascular; Hypertension; Oxidative Stress/antioxidant pathways; Perivascular Adipose Tissue (PVAT)


Ilaria Franzese    

Università degli Studi di Verona

Interests:  Minimally invasive cardiac surgery; Aortic valve replacement; Aortic arch repair; Frozen Elephunt trunk; TEVAR; TAVI; Trancatheter heart valve procedure; Cerebral perfusion during Cardiac surgery; Cardiac tumor


Jacek Gajek    

Wroclaw Medical University

Interests:  Atrial fibrillation; Atrial fibrillation ablation; Atrial flutter; Heart failure; Direct His-bundle pacing; Left bundle branch area pacing; Implantable cardioverter-defibrillator


Mohamed Abdulwahab Alassal     

Faculty of Medicine, Benha University, Egypt

Interests:  Adult cardiac surgery; Circulatory support devices; ECMO; LVAD; Adult congenital; Mitral and Aortic surgery


Rima Styra    

University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

Interests:  Delirium; Cognition; Quality of life in cardiac and vascular surgery patients; Minimally invasive cardiac procedures


Antonio F. Amico     

Ospedale San Giuseppe da Copertino, Copertino, Lecce, Italy

Interests:  Heart failure; Cardiovascular prevention; Cardiac rehabilitation; Atrial fibrillation; Cardiovascular pharmacology


Antonino Mignano     

Università degli Studi di Palermodisabled, Palermo, Italy

Interests:  Cardiac pacing; AHRE; Atrial fibrillation; Electrophysiology and zero X-ray ablation


Jacob Atie     

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Serviço de Arritmias, Clínica São Vicente - IDOR, Rua João Borges, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Interests:  Ablation; Atrial fibrillation; Ventricular tachycardia; Supra ventricular; Arrhythmia; Sudden death; Electrical storm; Wolff-Parkinson-White; Defibrillator; CRT


Antonino Salvatore Rubino    

Division of Cardiac Surgery, Department of Translational Medical Sciences, University of Campania "Luigi Vanvitelli", Naples, Italy

Interests:  Valve disease; Valve surgery; Valve repair; Mitral valve; Aortic valve; Ascending aortic surgery; Aortic root surgery; Coronary revascularization; VAD; IABP


David Hur     

Section of Cardiovascular Medicine, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

Interests:  Calcification; Cardiovascular computed tomography; Cardiovascular magnetic resonance; Echocardiography; Endocarditis; Multimodality imaging; Pulmonary hypertension; Right heart; Right ventricle


Michael Spartalis     

Arrhythmia Unit, IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, San Raffaele University Hospital, Via Olgettina 60, 20132 Milan, Italy

Interests:  Device therapy; Electrophysiology; Catheter ablation; Ventricular arrhythmias; Sudden cardiac death


Florentina Pluteanu     

University of Bucharest, Bucharest, Romania

Interests:  Ion channels; Electrophysiology; Calcium homeostasis; Cell signaling; Cardiomyocytes; Remodeling; Hypertension; Atrial fibrillation; Hypertrophy; Cardiac inflammation


Marius Keller     

Echocardiographic Imaging Lab, Department of Anesthesiology and Intensive Care Medicine, Eberhard-Karls-University Tuebingen, Germany

Interests:  Echocardiography; Right ventricular imaging; Strain imaging; Perioperative risk stratification; Cardiac anesthesiology; Myocardial ischemia


Najdat Bazarbashi     

Department of Medicine, University of Maryland Medical Center, University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, USA

Interests:  TAVR; Cardiogenic shock; Antiplatelet therapy; PCI and heart failure


Sara Policarpo     

Northern Lisbon University Center, E.P.E, Portugal

Interests:  Cardiovascular Risk; Mediterranean Diet; DASH Diet; Inflammation and Nutrition; Metabolic Syndrome; NAFLD; Nutritional Status


Atsuhiko Yagishita     

Tokai University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan

Interests:  Arrhythmia; Cardiac electrophysiology; Catheter ablation; Atrial fibrillation; Atrial tachycardia; Ventricular tachycardia; Ventricular fibrillation; Cardiac implantable electronic device


Andreas Tzoumas     

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Interests:  Atherosclerosis; Coronary artery bypass graft (CABG); PCI; Atrial fibrillation; Coronary artery disease; Peripheral artery disease


Peter D. Farjo     

West Virginia University School of Medicine Morgantown, Morgantown, USA

Interests:  Electrophysiology; Atrial fibrillation; Atrial fibrillation ablation; Machine learning; Artificial intelligence


Jose F. Varona    

Department of Internal Medicine. HM Monteprincipe University Hospital, HM Hospitales, Madrid, Spain

Interests:  Cardiovascular risk; Metabolic syndrome; Atherosclerosis; Soluble ICAM-1; Soluble VCAM-1; 3D vascular ultrasound; Plaque volume; Obesity; Venous thromboembolism; COVID-19; SARS-Cov-2


Ana Neto     

Department of Cardiology, Centro Hospitalar Tamega e Sousa, E.P.E., Av. Hospital Padre Américo 210, Portugal

Interests:  Acute heart failure; Chronic heart failure; Cardiomyopathies and cardiac rehabilitation


Radu Vatasescu     

University of Medicine and Pharmacy "Carol Davila", Romania

Interests:  Arrhythmias: complex arrhythmia catheter ablation (AFib, SV and V arrhythmias in congenital heart disease, VT in structural heart disease, VA in electrical diseases); SCD; Devices (CIED): CRT, ICD, S-ICD, W-ICD, His/LBB pacing, leadless


Shaojie Chen     

Cardioangiologic Centre Bethania (CCB) Cardiology, Markus Hospital, Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Interests:  General cardiology; Arrhythmias; Electrophysiology/catheter ablation (EHRA/ESC certificate); Hypertension; Renal denervation; Coronary heart disease / intervention; Heart failure; (transösophageal) Echocardiography; Atrial fibrillation; Stroke; Sudden cardiac death; Clinical trial; Evidence based medicine


Ladislav Batalik     

University Hospital Brno, Czech Republic

Interests: Cardiac rehabilitation; Cardiac telerehabilitation (mHealth); Exercise and physical activity; Cardio-oncology rehabilitation; Cardiorespiratory fitness; Secondary prevention


Hirofumi Hioki     

Department of Cardiology, Teikyo University Hospital, Tokyo, Japan

Interests:  Coronary artery disease; Structural heart disease; Peripheral artery disease; Catheter intervention for IHD; SHD; PAD


Dike Ojji    

University of Abuja Teaching Hospital, Gwagwalada, Abuja, Nigeria

Interests:  Hypertension pharmacotherapy; Hypertensive heart failure; Transthoracic echocardiography; Preventive cardiology; Hypertension treatment: primary care


Ioannis D. Kyriazis    

Center for Translational Medicine, Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Interests:  Diabetic cardiomyopathy; Ischemia reperfusion; Transcriptional regulation; Cardiac metabolism; Oxidative stress; Lipotoxixity; Glucotoxicity; Septic cardiomyopathy; Spackle tracking echocardiography


Arinze Nkemdirim Okere     

Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University, Tallahassee, USA

Interests:  Heart failure; Stroke; Atrial fibrillation; Cardiology; Neurology


Guram Imnadze    

Clinic for Electrophysiology, Herz-und Diabeteszentrum NRW, Ruhr-University Bochum, Bad Oeynhausen, Germany

Interests:  Cardiac arrhythmias; Electrophysiology; Catheter ablation; Atrial fibrillation; Ventricular arrhythmias; Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs); Physiological Pacing (HBP, LBBP); Leadless Pacing


Nurul Shazini Ramli    

Department of Food Science, Faculty of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, Selangor, Malaysia

Interests:  Diet; Food factors; Metabolic syndrome; Cardiovascular health; Functional foods intervention


Daniela Gabrielli     

Unit of Interventional Radiology, "C. e G. Mazzoni" Hospital, Ascoli Piceno, AV5 – ASUR MARCHE, Italy

Interests:  Thoracic and abdominal aorta disease; Thoracic Endovascular Repair (TEVAR); Endovascular Abdominal Repair (EVAR); Lower extremity arterial disease; Carotid stenosis; Interventional radiology; Computed Tomography Angiography (CTA)


Annamaria Kosztin    

Heart and Vascular Center, Semmelweis University, Budapest, Hungary

Interests:  Chronic heart failure; Heart failure with preserved ejection fraction; Heart failure with reduced ejection fraction; Cardiac resynchronization therapy; Implantable cardioverter defibrillator; Sudden cardiac death


Peysh Patel    

New Cross Hospital & University of Leeds, UK

Interests:  Chronic heart failure; Pacemaker; Defibrillators; Cardiac synchronisation therapy and inherited cardiomyopathies


Subrata Kar    

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center El Pasodisabled, El Paso, USA

Interests:  Ulnar PCI; Dorsal distal radial PCI; snuff box PCI; Radial PCI; Gender PCI; Minimal dose radiation PCI; Minimal dose radiation peripheral intervention; Low dose radiation PCI; Alternative access for cardiac catheterization


Raymond N. Haddad     

M3C-Necker, Hôpital Universitaire Necker-Enfants Malades, Assistance Publique-Hôpitaux de Paris (AP-HP), Paris, France

Interests:  Pediatric cardiology; Congenital cardiology; Interventional cardiology; Invasive cardiology; Device closure; Septal defects; Transcatheter interventions; Cardiac catheterization; Congenital heart disease; Hybrid interventions


Alexander E. Berezin    

Internal Medicine Department, State Medical University of Zaporozhye, Ukraine

Interests:  Heart failure; Cardiovascular risk; Comorbidities; Biomarkers; Prediction; Translational therapy; Progenitor cells; Extracellular vesicles


Elio Caruso    

San Vincenzo Hospital, Messina, Italy

Interests:  Fetal Echocardiography; Pediatric Echocardiography; Arrhythmias; Congenital heart disease; Research


Elio Venturini    

Cardiac Rehabilitation Unit, Azienda USL Toscana Nord-Ovest, Cecina Civil Hospital, Cecina, Livorno, Italy

Interests:  Cardiac rehabilitation; Cardio-oncology rehabilitation; Dyslipidemia; Primary and secondary CV prevention; Heart failure; Exercise physiology and programs; Cardioncology; Adherence to CV therapies


Sung Hea Kim    

Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Konkuk University Medical Center, School of Medicine, Konkuk University, Republic of Korea

Interests:  Heart failure; Atrial fibrillation; Biomarker; Hypertension; Metabolic syndrome


Ning Ding    

Johns Hopkins University, USA; Yale/Bridgeport Hospital, USA

Interests:  Epidemiological research on cardiovascular disease; Cross-sectional and longitudinal study design; Statistical analyses (e.g., Descriptive statistics; Regression analysis; Risk prediction); Systematic review and meta-analysis


Antonio Ravaglioli    

Consultant congenital cardiac surgeon, Southampton, UK

Interests:  Congenital cardiac anomalies; Cardiac surgery; Pediatric and grow-up congenital heart diseases; Single ventricle; Aortic valve and LVOT disease; Pulmonary endarterectomy for CTEPH; Cono-truncal cardiac anomalies


Giuseppe Vitale     

Cardiology and Intensive Care Unit, Cervello Hospital, Italy

Interests:  Heart failure; Echocardiography; Preventive cardiology; Cardiovascular rehabilitation; Dyslipidaemias; Cardiopulmonary exercise test; Coronary artery disease; Heart valve diseases


Stergios Soulaidopoulos    

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Interests:  Interventional cardiology; Coronary artery disease; Valvular heart disease; Pulmonary hypertension; Congenital heart disease; Mitral valve interventions


Davorin Sef     

Barts Heart Centre. St. Bartholomew's Hospital, London, UK

Interests:  Coronary artery bypass grafting; Aortic valve replacement; Aortic surgery; Mitral valve repair, Minimally invasive cardiac surgery; Heart transplantation; Mechanical circulatory support


Lourdes Chacon    

Texas Heart Institute, Houston TX77030, USA

Interests:  Heart failure; Organ transplantation; Regenerative medicine; Primary graph dysfunction; Sex/gender differences; Biomarkers; Ischemia-reperfusion injury; Stroke; Extracorporeal membrane oxygen


Daiji Takajo     

Children’s Hospital of Michigan, USA

Interests:  Pediatric cardiology; Congenital heart disease; Exercise capacity; Patient-prosthesis mismatch; Infective endocarditis


Hazim Hakmi     

NYU Langone Health, New York, USA

Interests:  Colorectal; Surgery; MIS; Hernia; Cardiac; COVID-19


Mariana Tudoran     

"Pius Branzeu" County Emergency Hospital Timisoara, Romania

Interests:  Non invasive cardiology; Heart failure, pulmonary hypertension; Cardiomyopathies; Atrial fibrillation; Various cardiovascular complications in other pathologies


Emmanouil Poulidakis    

Department of Cardiology, European Hospital Geroges Pompidou, Assistance Publique Hôpitaux de Paris, Paris Descartes University, France (E.P.,C.S.)

Interests:  Interventional cardiology; PCI; TAVI; Echocardiography


Hasan Ali Barman    

Istanbul University-Cerrahpasa Institute of Cardiology, Istanbul (Turkey)

Interests:  General cardiology; Cardiomyopathies; Fabry disease; Covid-19 related cardiac complications; Interventional cardiology


Carlos Arias Morales     

SBH Health System, New York, USA

Interests:  Heart failure; Hypertension; Hyperlipidemia; Acute coronary syndrome; Angina; Atrial fibrillation; Stroke; Cardiomyopathy


Floris van den Brink     

Leids Universitair Medisch Centrum (LUMC), Leiden, the Netherlands

Interests:  Extra Corporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO); Mechanical Circulatory Support (MCS); Percutaneous Coronary Interventions (PCI); Intra Aortic Balloon Pump (IABP); Impella; Endocarditis; Intra-cardiac infections; Intensive Care Medicine and Acute Cardiac Care


Elisabetta Moscarella     

Interventional cardiologist and researcher at the University of campania L. vanvitelli, Italy

Interests:  Acute coronary syndromes; In stent restenosis; Bioresorbale vascular scaffold; Drug eluting stents; Invasive tools for coronary physiology assessment; Debulking devices for the treatment of complex and calcified coronary lesions or stent underexpansion; Dual antiplatelet therapy; Anticoagulation


Manlio Vinciguerra    

Center for Translational Medicine, International Clinical Research Center (FNUSA-ICRC), Brno, Czech Republic

Interests:  Cell biology; Growth factor signaling; Epigenetics to aging and pre-clinical medicine in various organ systems


Loredana Manolescu    

Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Bucharest, Romania

Interests:  Virology; Microbiology; HIV/AIDS; HPV; Breast cancer; Parasitology; Immunology; Molecular diagnosis


Bo Yan    

Jining Medical University, Jining, Shandong, China

Interests:  Cardiovascular disease; Coronary artery disease; Myocardial infarction; Congenital heart disease; Cardiomyopathy; Molecular genetics; Molecular biology; Gene expression and regulation; Epigenetics


Cristina Tudoran     

"Victor Babes" University of Medicine and Pharmacy Timişoara, Romania

Interests:  Cardiology; Echocardiography; Heart failure; Pulmonary hypertension; Arterial stiffness; Arterial hypertension


Yoshiyuki Okuya     

Carle Heart and Vascular Institute, Carle Illinois College of Medicine, University of Illinois, Urbana, Champaign, IL, USA

Interests:  Percutaneous coronary intervention; Intravascular ultrasound; Chronic total occlusion


Andres F. Miranda-Arboleda     

Cardiology Section, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellín, Colombia

Interests: Electrophysiology; Atrial fibrillation; Ventricular arrhythmias; Premature ventricular contractions; Cardio-oncology


Edoardo Pasqui     

Vascular Surgery Unit, University Of Siena, Italy

Interests: Vascular disease; Carotid artery disease; Abdominal aortic aneurysm; Peripheral artery disease; Acute limb ischemia; atherosclerosis; Vascular access; Endovascular therapy; Aortic dissection


Francesco Paciullo     

Department of Medicine and Surgery, Section of Internal and Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Perugia, Perugia, Italy

Interests: Statins; Atrial fibrillation; Surgery in platelet disorders and therapeutic approach


Dimitris Tsiantoulas     

Department of Laboratory Medicine, Medical University of Vienna, Austria

Interests: Atherosclerosis; Immunity; Myocardial infarction; lymphocytes


Anand Ranpara     

National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, USA

Interests: Aerosols characterization especially electronic cigarettes; 3D printing emission; Aerosol/Nano particle toxicology: respiratory and cardiovascular; Dosimetry evaluations; Gas chromatography; Liquid chromatography; Quaternary ammonium compounds; Volatile organic compounds; Industrial hygiene sampling methods


Pupalan Iyngkaran     

Consultant Cardiologist Heart West and Cardiac Subspecialty, Australia

Interests: Heart failure; Echocardiography; Cardiac imaging; Epidemiology; Self-management


Alessandro Mandurino-Mirizzi     

Fondazione IRCCS Policlinico San Matteo, Italy

Interests: Ischemic heart disease; Percutaneous coronary intervention; Coronary bifurcation lesions; Transcatheter mitral valve repair; Percutaneous left atrial appendage closure; Contrast-associated acute kidney injury


Mohammad Abdelghani     

Cardiology Dept., Al-Azhar University, Cairo, Egypt; Amsterdam UMC, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Interests: Heart valve; Structural heart disease; GUCH/ACHD; Percutaneous; Transcatheter


Ligen Yu     

Nanyang Technol Univ, Talent Recruitment & Career Support TRACS Off & B, Singapore, Singapore

Interests: Scientometrics; Human microbiome; Essential nutrition; COVID-19; Restrictive eating; Starvation-induced autophagy; Metabolic syndromes; Anorexia nervosa


Kevin Bryan Lo     

Department of Internal Medicine, Einstein Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA

Interests: Heart failure; Cardiorenal; Hemodynamics; Clinical outcomes; Readmissions; RAASI; ACEI/ARBs; SGLT2 inhibitors


Alkystis Phinikaridou     

King’s College London,School of Biomedical Engineering & Imaging Sciences,Department of Biomedical Engineering, UK

Interests: Molecular imaging of cardiovascular diseases; MRI; Extracellular matrix proteins; Elastin/tropoelastin; Collagen; Fibrosis; Imaging probe development; Preclinical models; Clinical translation


Zohaib Yousaf     

Department of Internal Medicine, Hamad General Hospital, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar

Interests: Internal medicine; Point of care ultrasonography; Infectious disease; Clinical research; Pandemic; Medical education; Well-being; Pleural effusion; Hyponatremia; SIADH


Paolo Zappulla     

Azienda Ospedaliero Universitaria Policlinico "G.Rodolico - San Marco", Italy

Interests: Cardia pacing; Cardiac resynchronization therapy; Electrophysiology; Atrial fibrillation; Supraventricular arrhythmias; Ventricular arrhythmias; Heart failure; Canolopathies; Ablation


Aldostefano Porcari     

Center for Diagnosis and Treatment of Cardiomyopathies, Cardiovascular Department, Azienda Sanitaria Universitaria Giuliano-Isontina (ASUGI) and University of Trieste, Italy

Interests: Chronic heart failure; Cardiac amyloidosis; Myocarditis; Clinical management and prognostic stratification of genetically-determined and infiltrative non-ischemic cardiomyopathies; Pericarditis; Percutaneous treatment of mitral regurgitation; Cardiac magnetic resonance imaging; Sudden cardiac death; Cardiac resynchronization therapy; Cardiac contractility modulation


Parag A. Chevli    

Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA

Interests: Preventive cardiology; Lpid metabolism; Alcohol and CVD; Nutrition and CVD; Coronary artery calcium


Lucia Tricarico    

Università degli Studi di Foggia, Italy

Interests:  Heart failure; Pulmonary hypertension; Atrial fibrillation; Oral anticoagulant; Chronic heart failure; ARNI


Ebrahim Mostafavi    

Stanford Cardiovascular Institute, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

Interests:  Nano(bio)technology; Nanomedicine; Biomaterials; Tissue engineering; Cardiovascular regenerative medicine; Stem cells; 3D bioprinting; Wound healing; Drug delivery; Antimicrobial materials; Hydrogels; Electrospun scaffolds; Materials science and engineering


Ovidiu Stiru    

Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, 'Prof. Dr. C. C. Iliescu' Institute of Emergency for Cardiovascular Diseases, 022322 Bucharest, Romania

Interests:  Aortic dissection; Thoracic aneurysm; Cardiac surgery; Vascular surgery


Pier Luigi Antignani    

Nuova Villa Claudia, Rome, Italy

Interests:  Carotid diseases; Cerebrovascular disease; Abdominal aortic aneurysm; Venous thromboembolism; Chronic venous disease; Pelvic congestion syndrome


Jhansi R. Dyavanapalli    

Department of Pharmacology and Physiology, George Washington University, Washington, USA

Interests:  Autonomic; Parasympathetic; Heart; Brainstem; Intracardiac neurons; Vagus; Chemogenetics; Optigenetics; Heart rate; Blood pressure; Heart failure; Hypertension


Kameel Kassab    

Cook County Health, USA

Interests:  Coronary artery disease; Acute coronary syndromes; Ischemia; Multimodality imaging


Francesca Wirth    

University of Malta, Malta

Interests:  Cardiovascular pharmacotherapy; Pharmacogenetics and precision Medicine; Point of care testing; Medical devices; Acute coronary syndrome; Heart failure; Adherence; Antiplatelet therapy; Statins; In-stent restenosis and stent thrombosis


Vincenzo Nuzzi    

Cardiovascular Department, Azienda Sanitaria Universitaria Integrata Giuliano Isontina (ASUGI), University of Trieste, Italy

Interests:  Chronic heart failure; Non-ichemic dilated cardiomyopathy; Atrial fibrillation in heart failure; Congestion; Cardiac involvement in COVID-19


Stefano Poli    

Azienda sanitaria universitaria Friuli Centrale (ASU FC), Italy

Interests:  Interventional cardiology; PCI; TAVI; Aortic stenosis; Valve disease; Heart failure; Coronary angiography


Sergey Gurevich    

University of Minnesota Fairview Medical Center, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA

Interests:  Structural; Chronic Total Occlusions (CTO); Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR); MitraClip, Watchman; Chronic Thromboembolic Pulmonary Hypertension (CTEPH); Balloon Pulmonary Angioplasty (BPA); 3D printing; Virtual and augmented reality


Ivo M. van Dongen    

Universiteit van Amsterdam, Netherlands

Interests:  Chronic total coronary occlusions; Acute myocardial infarction; CTO PCI; Epidemiology and imagingy


Giuseppe Damiano Sanna    

SASSARI University Hospital, Sassari, Italy

Interests:  Heart failure; Cardiac imaging (echocardiography including transesophageal and cardiac magnetic resonance) in patients with structural heart diseases - e.g. cardiomyopathies); Atrial remodelling; Left bundle branch blocks and cardiac resynchronization therapy; Cardiac devices in heart failure patients


Marcos Celio De Almeida    

Department of Genetics and Morphology, University of Brasília, Brazil

Interests:  Heart anatomy; Comparative heart Anatomy; Purkinje network; Conduction system; Heart Pathology; History of Medicine in special of the conduction system


Albert S. Jung    

Department of Medicine at NYU Grossman School of Medicine, USA

Interests:  Quality and Outcomes in Chronic Systolic Heart Failure and Acute Myocardial Infarction / Ischemic Heart Disease, Hospital Outcomes in Cardiology, Cardiorenal Syndrome, Diastolic Heart Failure (HFPEF)


Aladeen Alloubani    

King Hussein Cancer Center, Amman, Jordan

Interests:  Cardiovascular risk factors; Diabetes; Stroke; Cancer prevention; Health services


Antonino Catalano    

Università degli Studi di Messina, Facoltà di Medicina e Chirurgia, Italy

Interests:  Aging; vitamin D; Osteoporosis; Comorbidity; Fragility; Cognitive impairment; Quality of life


Akshay Kumar    

Department of Cardiothoracic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, USA

Interests:  Transplantation; Ischemia-reperfusion injury; Mitochondrial function; Extracorporeal membrane oxygen; Cardiomyopathy; Heart failure; Clinical outcomes


Meor Azraai    

Epworth Healthcare, Department of Cardiology, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Interests:  Heart failure; Acute coronary syndrome; Cardiac imaging; Cardiac biomarkers; Cardiac CT


Naveen Anand Seecheran    

The University of the West Indies, St. Augustine Campus,Trinidad and Tobago

Interests:  Platelet reactivity; Clopidogrel; Ticagrelor; Prasugrel; Percutaneous coronary intervention


Cristiano Spadaccio    

BlackPool Victoria Hospital, Honorary Clinical Lecturer at Inst. Cardiovasc. Med Sciences, College of Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences, University of Glasgow, UK

Interests:  Coronary surgery; Minimally invasive cardiac surgery for both the aortic and mitral valve and in transcatheter procedures


Gülistan Bahat    

Department of Internal Medicine, Istanbul Medical School, Istanbul, Turkey

Interests:  Drug; Elderly; Overuse; Polypharmacy; Underuse; Rational drug use; Quality of life


Alessio Gasperetti    

IRCCS Centro Cardiologico Monzino, Italy

Interests:  Arrhythmogenic right ventricular cardiomyopathy; ARVC; ALVC; ICD; S-ICD; Atrial fibrillation; Ablation index; Sudden cardiac death; COVID-19; Myocarditis


Goncalo Morgado    

Hospital Garcia de Orta, Almada, Portugal

Interests:  Interventional cardiology; Percutaneous coronary interventions; Transesophageal echocardiography; Valvular heart disease; Pulmonary embolism; Pulmonary hypertension; Acute coronary syndromes; Cardiac intensive care


Diana Massai    

Solid and Fluid Biomechanics Group PolitoBIOMed Lab, Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Politecnico di Torino, Italy

Interests:  Bioengineering; Bioreactors; Tissue engineering and regenerative medicine; Physical stimuli and mechanotransduction; Mechanical characterization of biological tissues


Regent Lee    

University of Oxford Medical Sciences Division, United Kingdom

Interests:  Biomarkers; Abdominal aortic aneurysm computer vision; Proteomics


Maite Iglesias López     

Universidad Francisco de Vitoria, Madrid, Spain

Interests:  Nutrition; Habits; Alcohol; Anxiety; Adherence mediterranean diet; Emotional eating; Chronobiology


Stéphane Manzo-Silberman     

Département de Cardiologie, Hôpital Lariboisière, Université Paris, France

Interests:  Acute coronary syndrome; PCI; Women heart disease; MINOCA; INOCA; SCAD; Coronary spasm; Cardiovascular risk factors; Antiplatelet drugs


Ignacio Iglesias Garriz     

Complejo Asistencial Universitario de León, Spain

Interests:  Heart failure; Cardiac imaging; Cardio-oncology and amiloydosis; Grown-up congenital heart disease; Primary prevention


Kayo Sugiyama     

Aichi Medical University, Japan

Interests:  Coronary artery bypass grafting; Aortic valve replacement; TAVI; Mitral valve repair; Acute aortic dissection, and thoracic aortic aneurysm


Fateen Ata    

Department of Internal Medicine, Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha, Qatar

Interests:  Internal medicine; Endocrinology; Heart failure; General medicine; Diabetes


Ying Xuan Gue    

Liverpool Centre for Cardiovascular Science University of Liverpool, Liverpool, UK

Interests:  Thrombosis; Fibrinolysis; Atrial fibrillation; Coronary artery disease; Prevention


Zafar Gholinejad    

Department of Medical Laboratory Science, Urmia Branch, Islamic Azad University, Urmia, Iran

Interests:  Inflammation; Ischemia; Apoptosis; Metabolism; Oxidative stress; Biochemistry


Semra Ozdemir    

çanakkale Onsekiz Mart University Faculty of Medicine Department of Nuclear Medicine, Turkey

Interests:  Nuclear cardiology; Myocardial perfusion scintigraphy; 18-F FDG PET/CT cardiac viability; Gated Spect


Anggoro Budi Hartopo    

Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia

Interests:  Heart failure; Pulmonary hypertension; Endothelin; Cardiac rehabilitation; Preventive medicine; Biomarkers


Mirela Tomescu    

Universitatea de Medicina si Farmacie Victor Babes din Timisoara, Romania

Interests:  Noninvasive cardiology; Acute coronary syndromes; Heart failure; Hypertension; Metabolic syndrome; Echocardiography; Cardiovascular rehabilitation


Krittika U. Joshi    

Department of Pediatric Cardiology, Cohen Children’s Medical Center of NY, USA

Interests: Pediatric cardiology; Congenital heart disease (CHD); Cardiac ICU; Surgical outcomes


M Chadi Alraies    

Director, Interventional Cardiology Research, Detroit Medical Center, USA

Interests:  Coronary intervention; Coronary atherectomy; Coronary calcium; Hemodynamics support; Weaning and escalation of mechanical support; Cardio genie shock; Vascular access and closure


Stuti Agarwal    

Stanford University, USA

Interests:  Pulmonary hypertension; PAH; Cardiovascular disease; Vascular remodeling; Endothelial pericyte interaction; Extra cellular vesicles/exosomes; Vessel repair; Angiogenesis; Cell signaling


Piotr Futyma    

St. Joseph's Heart Rhythm Center, Rzeszów, Poland

Interests:  Catheter ablation; Ventricular tachycardia ablation; Atrial fibrillation ablation; Risk factor modification; Prevention of complications in cardiac electrophysiology


Antonio Di Monaco     

General Regional Hospital "F. Miulli", Italy

Interests:  Arrhythmias; Cardiac electrophysiology; Catheter ablation for cardiac arrhythmias; Radiotherapy for cardiac arrhythmias; Haemodynamic support for heart failure; Atrial fibrillation; Sudden cardiac death


Mouhamed Nashawi    

Division of Medicine, MC 7870 UT Health San Antonio 7703 Floyd Curl Dr., San Antonio, USA

Interests:  Cardiovascular endocrinology; Diabetes; HFpEF; Dyslipidemia; Metabolic syndrome; Coronary; obesity; Inflammation; Cardiorenal; Cardiopulmonary


Gianfranco Mitacchione    

Ospedale Luigi Sacco - Polo Universitario, Italy

Interests:  Cardiac Arrhythmias; Catheter Ablation; Cardiovascular Implantable Electronic Devices (CIEDs); Heart Failure; Acute coronary syndromes; Cardiovascular Risk Factors; COVID-19


Sara Pahlavan    

Royan Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Technology, Iran

Interests:  Cardiomyocyte; Differentiation; Human pluripotent stem cells (hPSC); Maturation; Tissue engineering; Induced pluripotent stem cells (iPSC) diseases modeling


Gautam Srivastava    

Brandon University (BU), Canada

Interests:  Artificial intelligence; Vascular disease; Machine learning; Deep learning; Image processing; Heart failure


Diego Caicedo Valdés    

Angiology and Vascular Surgery department Complejo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago de Compostela Biomedical Research Institute of Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Interests:  Peripheral Arterial disease; Carotid Disease; Abdominal Aortic Aneurysms; Thoracic Aorta Aneursms; Vascular Biology; Angiogenesis/Arteriogenesis; Cell Therapy for limb ischemia


Alessandro Rossini    

IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Italy

Interests:  Pituitary; Growth hormone; Adrenal; Cortisol; Bone metabolism


Alessandro Cannavale    

"Sapienza" University of Rome, Rome, Italy

Interests:  Vascular imaging; Radiology; Interventional Radiology; Angioplasty; Vascular stents; Vascular stents


Laura Iop    

Applied Medical Sciences University of Padua Medical School, Italy

Interests:  Cardiovascular regenerative medicine; Heart valve disease; Atherosclerosis; Calcification; Experimental models of disease and therapy; Myocardial infarction; Stem cells


Brandon Budhram    

Internal Medicine Resident (PGY-2), McMaster University, Canada

Interests:  Pulmonary hypertension; Heart failure; Quality of life issues; Patient reported outcomes; Diagnostic error; Cognitive bias


Mohammad Jamshidi     

Research and Innovation Centre for Electrical Engineering (RICE), Faculty of Electrical Engineering, University of West Bohemia (UWB), Pilsen, Czech Republic

Interests:  Bioengineering; Medical Imaging; Artificial Intelligence; Machine Learning; Signal processing


Raúl Alfredo Borracci     

Biostatistics, School of Medicine, Austral University, Argentina/Cardiovascular Surgery, Hospital Aleman, Buenos Aires, Argentina

Interests:  Cardiac surgery; Vascular surgery; Cardiovascular medicine; Clinical cardiology; Medical education; Statistical methods; Modeling and simulation; Artificial intelligence


Samra Bashir     

Capital University of Science and Technology (CUST), Pakistan

Interests:  Clinical Pharmacology; Natural products; Cardiovascular; Urolithiasis; Gastrointestinal; Pharmacy education


Francisco Javier Ruperti-Repilado     

Center for Congenital Heart Disease, Cardiology, University Hospital Inselspital, University of Bern, Switzerland

Interests:  General cardiology; Congenital heart disease; Cardiovascular medicine; Heart failure; Atrial fibrillation


Foluso O. Osunsanmi    

Department of Agriculture, University of Zululand, KwaDlangezwa 3886, South Africa

Interests: Clinical biochemistry; clinical microbiology; food biochemistry; medicinal plants biochemistry; medicinal chemistry; ethno-pharmacology; natural product synthetic chemistry; functional foods; metabolic diseases; nutritional biochemistry; microbiology; biotechnology; water and wastewater treatment; proteomic


Julia Ramirez    

Queen Mary University of London, United Kingdom

Interests: Electrocardiogram signal processing; cardiovascular risk prediction; medical statistics; statistical genetics; epidemiology; bioinformatics; GWAS and data science in general


Guido Pastorini     

Cardiology Division, Ospedale Regina Montis Regalis, Mondovi' ASL CN1, 12084 Cuneo, Italy

Interests: Primarily in echocardiography (3D, global longitudinal strain, stress echo and TEE); heart failure; cardiovascular prevention and cardio-oncology


El-Wahab, Ekram W. Abd    

High Institute of Public Health - Alexandria university, Egypt

Interests: CVDs from the epidemiological point of view; risk assessment; prevention and control


Giuditta Benincasa    

University della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Naples, Italy

Interests: Cardiovascular diseases; epigenetics and network-oriented approaches


Umbarkar, Prachi     

The University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

Interests: Pathophysiology of cardiac diseases; unravelling molecular mechanisms contributing to cardiac fibrosis


Eduardo M. Vilela    

Gaia Hospital Centre, Portugal

Interests: Cardiovascular prevention; cardiac rehabilitation; cardiopulmonary exercise testing; sports cardiology; cardiac biomarkers; echocardiography


Tiago Lima Sampaio    

Universidade Federal do Ceara, Brazil

Interests: Clinical and experimental studies based on the evaluation of biochemical disorders; mainly aimed at assessing cardiovascular risk; endothelial dysfunction, kidney injury; Diabetes mellitus; dyslipidemias; atherosclerosis and pharmacology


Klaudiusz Nadolny    

Univeristy of Technology, Department emergency Medical service, Poland

Interests: Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation; Resuscitation; Airway Management; CPR; Mechanical Ventilation; Emergency Management; Intensive Care Medicine


Ali Sheikh    

Department of Internal Medicine, Cardiology, College of Medicine, Jouf University, Sakaka, Aljouf, Saudi Arabia

Interests: Coronary Artery Disease; Acute myocardial infarction; Hypertension; Heart failure; Metabolic syndrome; Specially focus on microRNAs (MiRNAs) relation with Cardiovascular diseases


Farah Yasmin     

Department of Internal Medicine, Dow University of Health Sciences, Karachi, Pakistan

Interests: Heart Failure; Coronary Artery Disease (Atherosclerosis and Intervention); Cardiovascular Outcomes; Cardiovascular Prevention


Marco Schiavone    

Luigi Sacco University Hospital, Italy

Interests:  Cardiac arrhythmias; Implantable cardioverter defibrillators; Atrial fibrillation; Catheter ablation; Ventricular tachycardia; Cardiac resynchronization therapy; Arrhythmogenic cardiomyopathy; Acute coronary syndromes; Spontaneous coronary artery dissection; COVID-19


Alexandru Burlacu    

University of Medicine and Pharmacy “Gr. T. Popa” Iasi, Romania

Interests: Antithrombotics; Anticoagulants (DOACS/VKAs); Antiplatelet therapy; Thrombotic events; Coronary artery disease; Atherosclerosis; PTCA


Willy Hauzer    

Hauzer Clinic, Poland

Interests: Abdominal aortic aneurysm; Varicose veins of the lower limbs; Sclerotherapy; Vascular surgery


Elahe Khodadi    

Research center of thalassemia & hemoglobinopathy, Health research institute, Ahvaz Jundishapur University of Medical Sciences, Ahvaz, Iran

Interests: Bone marrow niche; Molecular pathways; Epigenetics; Cancer biology


Antonietta Franco    

Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis, USA

Interests:  Mitochondria fusion; Mitophagy; Mitochondria Metabolism; Apoptosis; Cell biology; Cardiomyopathy; Cardio/neuro disease


Mohamed Gomaa Kamel    

Minia University, Egypt

Interests:  Systematic review; Meta-analysis; Diagnostic accuracy; Prediction; Biomarkers; Cardiovascular; Myocardial infarction; Percutaneous coronary intervention; Angina; Epidemiology


Michael P. Gannon    

North Shore University Hospital, USA

Interests:  Sudden cardiac death; MINOCA (Myocardial infarction with nonobstructive coronary arteries); Cardiac imaging; Cardiac MRI; Coronary CTA; Coronary artery disease; Cardiogenomics; Cardiac risk prediction; Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy


Claudia de los Angeles Miranda Fuentes     

Académica Escuela de Kinesiología, Universidad Andres Bello, Sede Santiago, Chile

Interests:  Physical Activity; Exercise; Exercise physiology; Strength Training; Oxygen Consumption; Near-infrared spectroscopy


Bakhshi, Hooman    

Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, USA

Interests:  Interventional and structural cardiology; Coronary artery calcification; Cardiac and inflammatory biomarkers and proteomics


Walid Bouaziz    

Laboratoire de Biologie de l’Exercice pour la Performance et la Santé, France

Interests:  Aging and physical activity; Obesity and physical activity; Cardio-respiratory physiology; Performance; Endurance training; High Intensity Interval Training


Mohd Shahid    

Chicago State University College of Pharmacy, USA

Interests:  Metabolic syndrome; Obesity, Atherosclerosis; Hypertension, Heart failure; Remote Preconditioning; Type 2 Diabetes; Endothelial Dysfunction


Ahmad Syadi Mahmood Zuhdi    

University of Malaya, Malaysia

Interests: Percutaneous coronary intervention; Ischaemic heart disease


Frigy Attila    

Maros Megyei Klinikai Kórház, Romania

Interests: Heart Failure; Ventricular Function; Cardiomyopathy; Valvular Heart Disease; Echocardiography; Autonomic Tests; Heart Rate Variability; Sleep Apnea


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