Reviewer board

Antonello D’Andrea    

University della Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Naples, Italy

Interests:  Athlete's Heart; Left ventricular hypertrophy; Heart failure; Stress echocardiography; Mi-tral valve; Right ventricle; Echo in emergency


Alexandru Burlacu    

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

Interests: Antithrombotics


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


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


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


Lu Hong     

University of Kentucky, USA

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


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


Leonard A. Valentino    

National Hemophilia Foundation, USA

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


Mohammad Alkhalil    

University of Oxford, United Kingdom

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


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


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


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


Hong Lu     

University of Kentucky, College of Medicine, USA

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


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


Eva Reali    

IRCCS Istituto Ortopedico Galeazzi, Italy

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


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


Current Issue

  • Volume 21, Issue 4