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

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

Gabriel Tatu Chitoiu

Founder of Cardiomed,
President of the Romanian Heart Foundation
Romania

Biography: Founder of Cardiomed, President of the Romanian Heart Foundation, Rom ReadMore...

Research Interest: 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

Rahat Warraich

Researcher
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England

Biography: Yet to be Updated

Research Interest: cardiomyopathies, heart failure, immunology of cardiovascula ReadMore...

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...

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...

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

Asst. Professor
University of Oradea
Romania

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

Research Interest: Internal Medicine, ischemic heart disease, ECG, heart attack

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

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

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...

Mansoor Husain

Executive Director
Ted Rogers Centre
Canada

Biography: Mansoor Husain is executive director of the Ted Rogers Centre for Hear ReadMore...

Research Interest: Cardiovascular disease, nuclear cardiology, heart failure,

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

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...

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