Hypertension Organizing Committee

Robert J. Chilton

Clinical Professor and Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory
UT Health San Antonio
Texas, United States

Biography: Robert J. Chilton, DO, is a Clinical Professor of Medicine, Director o ReadMore...

Research Interest: PCSK9 AMGEN Physio Cue COMPASS Ischemia SPIRE I & II N ReadMore...

DR.SHABBIR SAIFUDDIN

Doctor
Jansons Medical Centre and Institute
U.A.E.

Biography: Author received post-graduate degree in Ophthalmology in 1987 from Man ReadMore...

Research Interest: Blood Pressure

Yasmine Mohamed Nageeb Amin

Doctor
Alexandria University School of Medicine
Egypt

Biography: Yasmine has completed her MD from Faculty of medicine , Alexandria Uni ReadMore...

Research Interest: Antihypertensive

Dr. Sandeep Shah

CEO and Senior Clinical Fellow
Tarilian Laser Technologies and ViCardio & The Barts Heart Centre
United Kingdom

Biography: Dr Sandeep Shah is a leading pioneer in the Medtech Industry and a Med ReadMore...

Research Interest: Departments of Cardiology and Clinical Pharmacology,blood pr ReadMore...

Dr. Ehud Baron

Chairman and President/CTO
X-Cardio Corp. KK
Japan

Biography: Ehud Baron MD D.Sc, Ex-prof. and researcher in Technion – Israel Ins ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiology

Dr. Yochai Birnbaum

Professor of Medicine
Baylor College of Medicine
USA

Biography: Yochai Birnbaum has completed his MD at the age of 25 years from the H ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiology

Renata Cífková

Professor
Thomayer University ,Czech Republic
Czech Republic

Biography: Renata Cífková completed her medical education at Charles University ReadMore...

Research Interest: Arterial hypertension – epidemiology, clinical trials, tar ReadMore...

James W. Reed

CHIEF
Morehouse School of Medicine,Atlanta
Georgia

Biography: Director endocrinology, fellowship Madigan Army Medical Center, 1976-7 ReadMore...

Research Interest: Diabetes,Clinical Hypertension,Endocrinology & Metabolism.

Robert J. Chilton

Associate Professor
The University of Texas Health Science Center
San Antonio, Texas

Biography: Robert J. Chilton, DO, is an Associate Professor of Medicine and Direc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Interventional Cardiology,Cardiology,Internal Medicine

Venkat Gopalakrishnan

Professor and Head
University of Saskatchewan
Canada

Biography: Dr. Venkat Gopalakrishnan is a Professor and Head in the Department of ReadMore...

Research Interest: diabetes mellitus, hypertension,receptor binding and recepto ReadMore...

Peter de Leeuw

Chair, Division of Vascular Medicine
Maastricht University Medical Center
The Netherlands

Biography: Peter de Leeuw studied medicine at the Medical School (later: Erasmus ReadMore...

Research Interest: Hypertension, Nephrology

Pieter Doevendans

Head, Department of Cardiology
University Medical Center Utrecht
The Netherlands

Biography: Pieter Doevendans became a cardiologist in Maastricht. In 1993-1994 he ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiovascular disease: the regulation of cardiac gene expre ReadMore...

Louis Peeters

Perinatologist, Associate Professor
University Medical Center Utrecht
The Netherlands

Biography: Louis Peeters dedicated most of his scientific career to the study of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Physiology of pregnancy, Pregnancy and maternal diseases (hy ReadMore...

Hossein Tabriziani

Assistant Professor
Loma Linda Univeristy
USA

Biography: Dr. Tabriziani has earned his MD with honors from Iran University of M ReadMore...

Research Interest: His interests are in Hypertension and Oxidative Stress in pa ReadMore...

Stamatios Lerakis

Professor of Medicine (Cardiology), Radiology and Imaging Sciences
Emory Heart and Vascular Center
USA

Biography: Stamatios Lerakis is a Professor of Medicine and Radiology and Imaging ReadMore...

Research Interest: Valvular Heart Disease, Echocardiography,Cardiac MRI, non-in ReadMore...

Bertram Pitt

Professor of Medicine Emeritus
University of Michigan School of Medicine
USA

Biography: Bertram Pitt received his MD degree from the University of Basel in 19 ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiovascular diseases, Ischemic heart disease, heart failu ReadMore...

Asher Kimchi

Clinical Chief
Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute
USA

Biography: Asher Kimchi, MD, is the clinical chief of the Division of Cardiology ReadMore...

Research Interest: Arrhythmias (Irregular Heartbeat, Heart Rhythm Disorders), H ReadMore...

Jose Antonio F. Ramires

Head Professor
University of São Paulo
Brazil

Biography: Jose Antonio F. Ramires, MD, PhD has completed his PhD at the age of 2 ReadMore...

Research Interest: Myocardial infarction, Angioplasty, Coronary artery disease ReadMore...

Pollen K.F. Yeung

Professor
Dalhousie University
Canada

Biography: Pollen Yeung completed his Ph.D from University of Saskatchewan (Saska ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pharmacokinetics, Drug Metabolism and Biomarker Research for ReadMore...

Abdou Elhendy

Associate Professor
University of Wisconsin Madison
USA

Biography: Abdou Elhendy is a cardiologist at Marshfield Clinic and Clinical Asso ReadMore...

Research Interest: Hypertension, Cardiovascular imaging

Hossein Tabriziani

Assistant Professor
Loma Linda Univeristy
USA

Biography: Hossein Tabriziani obtained his Medical degree with honor at the age o ReadMore...

Research Interest: His research interest includes Hypertension and oxidative st ReadMore...

Siddharth Shah

Executive Chairman
Hypertension Society of India
India

Biography: Siddharth Shah is a consulting physician and diabetologistDr.He is an ReadMore...

Research Interest: Thyroid, Alpha Blockers, Newer Insulin and Atenolol, Human G ReadMore...

P K Sasidharan

Vice President
University of Calicut
India

Biography: P K Sasidharan is the Vice President of Hypertension Society of India, ReadMore...

Research Interest: Health Care, Hematology

Costas P.Tsioufis

Head of the Hypertension Unit
University of Athens
Greece

Biography: Costas Tsioufis was born in Greece in 1963. He graduated in Medicine f ReadMore...

Research Interest: Hypertension Treatment, Atherosclerosis, and Interventional ReadMore...

Lubna A. Al-Ansary

Head
King Saud University
Saudi Arabia

Biography: Lubna A. Al-Ansary is a Professor of Family Medicine at the College of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Hypertension Management

Višnja Nesek Adam

Assistant Professor
University of Osijek
Croatia

Biography: Assistant Professor Clinical Hospital Sveti Duh & Josip Juraj Strossm ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiology

Manuela Stoicescu

Professor
University of Oradea
Romania

Biography: Professor University of Oradea Romania

Research Interest: Cardiology

Camelia Nicolae

Assistant Professor
Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy
Romania

Biography: Assistant Professor Carol Davila University of Medicine and Pharmacy ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiology

Robert Roberts

President and CEO
University of Ottawa Heart Institute
canada

Biography: Dr. Robert Roberts completed his undergraduate (Memorial University), ReadMore...

Research Interest: Coronary Artery Disease, Molecular Biology and Genetics to H ReadMore...

Naranjan S Dhalla

Founding Director
Institute of Cardiovascular Sciences at the St. Boniface Hospital
Canada

Biography: Dr. Naranjan S Dhalla is a Distinguished Professor, Max Rady College o ReadMore...

Research Interest: Experimental Cardiology,Cardiovascular Sciences, congestive ReadMore...

Marco Picichè

Cardiac Surgeon
San Bortolo Hospital
Italy

Biography: Marco Picichè (MD, Ph.D.) graduated with a degree in medicine from th ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiac surgery, Interventional Cardiology

Osama A Tolba El Razaky

Head and Professor of Pediatric Cardiology
Tanta University
Egypt

Biography: Osama A T El Razaky had completed MD Pediatric at age of 32 years fr ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiology, Pediatrics, Diabetes.

Dr. Samer Ellahham

Chief Quality Officer
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE

Biography: Dr. Ellahham has served as Chief Quality Officer for SKMC since 2009. ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiology and its line

Carola Forster

Head- Molecular Medicine Division
University Hospital Würzburg
Germany

Biography: Carola Förster has a convincing track record in (neuro)physiology wit ReadMore...

Research Interest: heart failure and stroke, neurophysiology

Omar K. Hallak

Chief
American Hospital Dubai
UAE

Biography: Dr. Hallak is currently Chief of Interventional Cardiology Department ReadMore...

Research Interest: Interventional Cardiology, Cardiovascular Disease, Vascular ReadMore...

Galya Atanasova

Professor
Medical University Pleven
Bulgaria

Biography: To be updated

Research Interest: ..

Manfredini Roberto

Director, Department of Medical Sciences
University of Ferrara
Italy

Biography: Roberto Manfredini, MD, is full professor of Internal Medicine, Direct ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiology ,cardiovascular disease

Bernard M Y Cheung

PhD (Cantab), FRCP, FRCPE, FHKCP, FHKAM(Medicine), FBPhS, FBHS
University of Hong Kong
Hong Kong

Biography: Bernard Cheung graduated from the University of Cambridge. He was a B ReadMore...

Research Interest: cardiovascular diseases and risk factors, including hyperten ReadMore...

Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
Université Pierre et Marie Curie
France

Biography: Guy Fontaine has made 15 original contributions at the inception of ca ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiovascular diseases, cardiac pacemakers

Stamatios Lerakis

Professor and Director
Emory Clinic
USA

Biography: Dr. Lerakis is a Professor of Medicine and Radiology and Imaging Scien ReadMore...

Research Interest: Radiology and Imaging Sciences ,Echocardiography, Cardiac An ReadMore...

Nora Goldschlager

Co-Director of the Cardiology and Director, Coronary Care Unit
UCSF School of Medicine
USA

Biography: Nora Goldschlager, M.D. is the Co-Director of the Cardiology Division, ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiac Pacing,Cardiac Arrhythmias, ardiovascular Disease, S ReadMore...

James W. Reed

Professor
Morehouse School of Medicine
USA

Biography: Updating Soon..

Research Interest: Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus and Hypertension

Salah A. Mohamed

Associate Professor
UKSH-Campus Luebeck
Germany

Biography: Salah A. Mohamed, Laboratory and Group Leader in Department of Cardiac ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiovascular disease (e.g. genetic etiology and molecular) ReadMore...

Manuela Stoicescu

Professor, Member of Romanian Society of Cardiology
University of Oradea
Romania

Biography: Manuela Stoicescu, Consultant Internal Medicine, Doctor (PhD in Intern ReadMore...

Research Interest: Internal Medicine, Cardiology, High blood pressure.

Keiichiro Yoshinaga

Director
National Institute of Radiological Sciences
Japan

Biography: Dr.Yoshinaga received his Medical Degree from the Kagoshima University ReadMore...

Research Interest: Nuclear Cardiology, Radiology, Molecular Imaging

Robert Skalik

Consultant Cardiology
Medical University of Wroclaw
Poland

Biography: Robert Skalik, MD, PhD, consultant in cardiology, exercise physiologis ReadMore...

Research Interest: Echocardiography, Heart diseases, Cardiac computed tomograph ReadMore...

Jesús E. Millan Nuñez-Cortes

Professor
Hospital General Universitario Gregorio Marañón Universidad Complutense
Spain

Biography: Undergraduate training in the School of Medicine of Universidad Complu ReadMore...

Research Interest: Atherosclerosis

Fabiola B Sozzi

Professor of Cardiology
University of Milan
Italy

Biography: Dr. Fabiola Sozzi works as a staff cardiologist at the University Hosp ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiac imaging, echocardiography, coronary CT, cardiac MRI

Nilda Espinola-Zavaleta

professor
National Institute of Cardiology
Mexico

Biography: Dr. Nilda is a recognized professor in the field of cardiology and she ReadMore...

Research Interest: cardiology,Echocardiography,Cardiovascular diseases

Charels Antzelevitch

Director
Lankenau Institute for Medical Research
USA

Biography: Dr. Antzelevitch is Professor and Executive Director of Cardiovascular ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiac arrhythmia , Atrial Fibrillation, Cardia Eletropysil ReadMore...

Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
Hopital de la Salpêtrière and Université Pierre et Marie Curie
France

Biography: Guy H Fontaine has made 16 original contributions in the design and th ReadMore...

Research Interest: Arrhythmogenic Right Ventricular Dysplasia , Ventricular Tac ReadMore...

Mary McGowan

Chief Executive Officer
WomenHeart: The National Coalition for Women with Heart Disease
USA

Biography: With over 35 years of non-profit management experience, Mary McGowan c ReadMore...

Research Interest: Heart, vascular surgeries, Heart diesease, Allery, Asthma

Pampee P. Young

Associate Professor
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine
USA

Biography: Pampee P. Young is a tenured Associate Professor in the Department of ReadMore...

Research Interest: Myocardial Infraction, cardiac regeneration,

Yiu-Fai Chen

Professor
University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine
USA

Biography: Yiu-Fai Chen has completed his PhD in 1982 from Department of Physiolo ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiovascular Injury, Stem cells, Coronary arteries, Inflam ReadMore...

Wellnhofer Ernst

Reader in Cardiology
Charite University Medicine Berlin
Germany

Biography: Wellnhofer has completed his MD in 1984 at Technical University in Mun ReadMore...

Research Interest: cardiac imaging,coronary atherosclerosis, biomedical informa ReadMore...

Jawahar L. Mehta

Chair and Professor of Medicine
University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS)
USA

Biography: Dr. Mehta received his MD degree in India and PhD in Sweden, and compl ReadMore...

Research Interest: Molecular Cardiology, Cardiovascular Diseases

Marcelo José de Carvalho Cantarelli

President
Brazilian Society of Interventional Cardiology
Brazil

Biography: Marcelo Cantarelli is the President of the Assembly at SBHCI - Soc. Br ReadMore...

Research Interest: Clinical Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology

M.-Saadeh Suleiman

Professor
University of Bristol
UK

Biography: M.-Saadeh Suleiman (PhD, DSc) is currently working as a Professor of C ReadMore...

Research Interest: Adult and paediatric cardiac surgery,Angioplasty

Roberto Colque

Former President
Society of Cardiology at Cordoba
Argentina

Biography: Roberto Colque to date is Chief of Intensive Care Unit at Sanatorio Al ReadMore...

Research Interest: Heart Failure,Cardiology

Waleed Kadro

Director
The Golden Cardiovascular Center
Syria

Biography: Dr. Kadro Graduated from the University of Damascus School of Medicine ReadMore...

Research Interest: Complex high risk coronary intervention including CTO openin ReadMore...

Samir Srour

Professor
Damascus University
Syria

Biography: Samir Srour is a professor of pediatric cardiology at the faculty of m ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatric Cardiology

Randy Richardson

Associate Dean
Creighton University School of Medicine
USA

Biography: Randy Richardson is the chairman of radiology at St. Joseph's Hospital ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiac MRI CT imaging in children

Amir A. sepehri

Director
CAPIS Biomedical
Belgium

Biography: Amir A. sepehri has receivedhis PhD from ‘faculté polytechnique de ReadMore...

Research Interest: Congenital Heart Diseases, Digital Cardiography

Christopher Snyder

Director of Pediatric Cardiology
Rainbow Babies and Children’s Hospital
USA

Biography: Christopher Snyder is the Director of Pediatric Cardiology at Rainbow ReadMore...

Research Interest: Congenital Electrophysiology, Congenital Heart disease

Andreas C Petropoulos

Head of Pediatric Cardiology Department
Azerbaijan State Medical University
Azerbaijan

Biography: Dr. Andreas Petropoulos graduated from Aristotle University’s Medica ReadMore...

Research Interest: Preventive Cardiology Congenital Cardiology

Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
Université Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris
France

Biography: Guy Fontaine has made 15 original contributions at the inception of ca ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiomyopathies Myocarditis

Flavia Ventriglia

Researcher Professor
University of Rome
Italy

Biography: Flavia Ventriglia, graduated and specialized in Pediatrics and Cardiol ReadMore...

Research Interest: Fetal Echocardiography Pediatric Cardiology

Jie Tian

Vice-president
Children’s Hospital of Chongqing Medical University
China

Biography: He is the Professor of Pediatrics, Doctoral supervisor as well as Vice ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatric Cardiology Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Ingrid Schusterova

Head of Pediatric Medicine Department
P.J. Safarik University
Slovakia

Biography: She is currently the head of the Department of pediatric and adolescen ReadMore...

Research Interest: Preventive Cardiology

Howard S. Weber

Professor of Pediatrics
Penn State Hershey Childrens Hospital
USA

Biography: Howard S. Weber completed his fellowship in Pediatric Cardiology at Ya ReadMore...

Research Interest: Pediatric Cardiology Interventional pediatric cardiology

Anthony Martin Gerdes

Professor and Chair
New York Institute of Technology
USA

Biography: A Martin Gerdes completed his Ph.D. at the University of Texas Medical ReadMore...

Professor and Chair
New York Institute of Technology
USA

Louis E Samuels

Professor
Thomas Jefferson University School of Medicine
USA

Biography: Samuels is a graduate of the University of Rochester where he received ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiac Surgery, General Surgery, Thoracic Surgery

Anastasia Susie Mihailidou

Conference Moderator
Head
Royal North Shore Hospital & Kolling Institute

Australia

Biography: Anastasia Susie Mihailidou is a cardiovascular clinical scientist, gra ReadMore...

Conference Moderator
Head
Royal North Shore Hospital & Kolling Institute

Australia

Jose Antonio F. Ramires

Professor
University of São Paulo
Brazil

Biography: Jose Antonio F. Ramires has completed his Ph.D. at the age of 31 years ReadMore...

Professor
University of São Paulo
Brazil

Yoshiaki Omura

Adjunct Professor
New York Medical College, Heart Disease Research Foundation
USA

Biography: Yoshiaki Omura received Oncology Residency Training and a Doctor of Sc ReadMore...

Research Interest: Oncology and Cardiology

Michael Chorny

Professor
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
United States

Biography: Michael Chorny earned his PhD in pharmaceutical sciences at the Hebrew ReadMore...

Professor
The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia
United States

Sergey Suchkov

Professor
A.I.Evdokimov Moscow State Medical & Dental University
Russia

Biography: Dr Sergey Suchkov, MD, PhD, male, was born in 11.01.1957, researcher-i ReadMore...

Research Interest: Clinical Research,Biomarkers,Enzymology

Scott Willoughby

Head
University of Adelaide
Australia

Biography: Scott Willoughby is a Head of the Thrombosis and Vascular Biology Labo ReadMore...

Head
University of Adelaide
Australia

S. Jamal Mustafa

Assistant Vice President for Research
West Virginia University
USA

Biography: I am an Assistant VP for Research at HSC at West Virginia University ( ReadMore...

Research Interest: Coronary flow regulation

Karlheinz Seidl

Professor
Klinikum Ingolstadt GmbH
Germany

Biography: Karlheinz Seidl is a Chief. Div. Of Clinical Electrophysilogy at the D ReadMore...

Professor
Klinikum Ingolstadt GmbH
Germany

Fatih Yalcin

Fulbright Visiting Professor
Johns Hopkins University
USA

Biography: Fatih Yalcin, Fulbright Visiting Profesor, Johns Hopkins Medical Insti ReadMore...

Fulbright Visiting Professor
Johns Hopkins University
USA

Noemi Csaszar-Nagy

Head of Department
National Center for Spinal Disorders
Hungary

Biography: Császár Noémi Ph. D., ECP, is the Head of the Education Board of th ReadMore...

Research Interest: Psychology, Hypnosis, Rehabilitation, Cardiology

Peifeng Li

College of Medicine
University of Illinois
USA

Biography: Peifeng Li obtained his doctoral degree at the Chinese Academy of Medi ReadMore...

College of Medicine
University of Illinois
USA

Galya Atanasova

Cardiologist
Pleven Medical University
Bulgaria

Biography:

Cardiologist
Pleven Medical University
Bulgaria

Ashutosh Wechalekar

Reader in Medicine & Haematology
University College London Medical School
United Kingdom

Biography: Ashutosh Wechalekar is a Reader in Medicine at University College Lond ReadMore...

Research Interest: biomarkers in cardiac amyloidosis, novel imaging methods for ReadMore...