7th World Heart Congress

Theme: Life Isn’t Measured in Minutes but in Heartbeats

OCM for World Heart Congress Series Conferences

Organizing Committee

OCM Member

Sekib Sokolovic

President
Bosnia Society of Cardiology
Bosnia and Herzegovina

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Dario Galante

Professor
University Hospital Ospedali Riuniti
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Balram Airan

Professor & Head - CTVS
AIIMS
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Smartin Abraham

Director of Minimally invasive cardiac surgery
Bharath Cardiovascular Institute
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Ehud I. Goldhammer

Professor
Technion & Haifa University
Israel

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Cardiology 2018

OCM Member

Stamatios Lerakis

Head of Cardiac Imaging
Emory Structural and Valve Heart Center
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Picichè

Cardiac Surgeon
San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pablo Avanzas

Invasive Cardiologist
Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jose Antonio F. Ramires

Head Professor of Cardiology
Heart Institute (InCor)
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - World Cardiology 2018

OCM Member

Roland Hetzer

Head
Cardio Centrum Berlin
Berlin

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sergey Suchkov

Professor
Sechenov University, Moscow Engineering Physical University (MEPhI)
Russian Federation

Biography Research Interest

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Aristotle Protopapas

Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Imperial College London
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jean Pierre Usdin

Cardiologist
American Hospital of Paris
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Picichè

Cardiac Surgeon
San Bortolo Hospital
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

K. K. Talwar

Chairman
Max Heart Institute
India

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Cardiologists 2017

OCM Member

Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
La Salpêtrière Hospital
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roland Hetzer

Former Medical Director
German Heart Institute
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Heinz-Peter Schultheiss

CEO
Institute for cardiac diagnostic and therapy (IKDT)
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Yehuda Adler

Director of Health Professions
Chaim Sheba Medical Centre
Israel

Biography Research Interest

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Jose Ramon González Juanatey

Past President
Spanish Society of Cardiology
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Seth J. Baum

President
American Society for Preventive Cardiology (ASPC)
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Aris Lacis

Professor
University Children Hospital
Lativa

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Picichè

Cardiac Surgeon
San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jean-Pierre Usdin

Cardiologist
American Hospital of Paris
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sergey Suchkov

Chair of Dept for Personalized and Translational Medicine
I.M.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University
Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fabiola B Sozzi

Cardiologist
University of Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Euro Cardiology 2017

OCM Member

Peter Ofner

Director
National Institute of Cardiology
Hungary

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

James T. Willerson

President Emeritus
Texas Heart Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
Groupe Hospitalier Pitié-Salpêtrière
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Jose Antonio F. Ramires

Head Professor of Cardiology
Heart Institute-INCOR University of Sao Paulo
Brazil

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Johannes Brachmann

Professor & Director
REGIOMED-KLINIKEN
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Picichè

Cardiac Surgeon
San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Nasri Alotti

Head
Zala County St. Rafael Teaching Hospital
Hungary

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pablo Avanzas

Invasive Cardiologist
Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias
Spain

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Pablo Rodenas

President
Rosario Gamma Group
Argentina

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - World Cardiology 2017

OCM Member

Rainer Moosdorf

Professor
University Hospital of Giessen and Marburg
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
Pitié-Salpêtrière Hospital
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sergey Suchkov

Professor
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University
Russia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fekry El Deeb

Interventional Cardiologist
Zulekha hospitals, Dubai
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

K. K. Talwar

Chairman
Max Heart Institute
India

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Samer Ellaham

Chief Quality Officer
Sheikh Khalifa Medical City
UAE

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Marco Picichè

Cardiac Surgeon
San Camillo-Forlanini Hospital
Italy

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Roberto Colque

Past President
Cardiology Society of Cordoba
Argentina

Biography Research Interest

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Pablo Avanzas

Invasive Cardiologist
Hospital Universitario Central de Asturias
Spain

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - World Cardiology 2016

OCM Member

Elsadig E. Kazzam

Professor
United Arab Emirates University
UAE

Biography Research Interest

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Stavros G. Drakos

Associate Professor
University of Utah
United States

Biography Research Interest

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Jan Piek

Professor
University of Amsterdam
Netherlands

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Fekry El Deeb

Interventional Cardiologist
Zulekha hospital
Dubai

Biography Research Interest

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Joseph Mills

President
British Association for Cardiovascular Prevention and Rehabilitation (BACPR)
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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S A Tabish

Professor
University of Bristol
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

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François Dievart

Cardiologist
Dunkirk
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Omar K. Hallak

Interventional Cardiologist
American Hospital Dubai
Dubai

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Gennaro Sardella

Associate Professor
University Sapienza, Rome
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Ashraf Reda

President
Egyptian Association of Vascular biology and Atherosclerosis
Egypt

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Khaled M. AlKattan

Dean of College of Medicine
Alfaisal University
Saudi Arabia

Biography Research Interest

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G S Sainani

Emeritus Professor
National Academy of Medical Sciences
India

Biography Research Interest

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Pr Mourali MS

President
Tunisian Society of Cardiology and Cardio-Vascular Surgery
Tunisia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Sergey Suchkov

Professor
I.M. Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University
Russia

Biography Research Interest

Organizing Committee - Cardiologists 2016

OCM Member

Roland Hetzer

Former Medical Director
German Heart Institute, Berlin
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Raimund Erbel

Founder
West-German Heart Center
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Béla Merkely

Past President
Hungarian Society of Cardiology
Hungary

Biography Research Interest

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Jens Frahm

Director
Biomedizinische NMR Forschungs GmbH
Germany

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Brojendra Agarwala

Professor
University of Chicago Comer Children’s Hospital
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Peter P. Karpawich

Professor
Wayne State University School of Medicine, USA
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Ulf Landmesser

Director
Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Paul Lunkenheimer

Emeritus Professor
University of Munster
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Klaus-Dieter Schlüter

Professor
Justus-Liebig University Giessen
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Andreas C Petropoulos

Associate Professor
Azerbaijan State Medical University
Azerbaijan

Biography Research Interest

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Fabiola Sozzi

Professor
University of Milan
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Guy Hugues Fontaine

Professor
Université Pierre et Marie Curie
France

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Bijoy K. Khandheria

Professor
Mayo Clinic
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Andrea Natale

Medical Director
Texas Cardiac Arrhythmia Institute
USA

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Noémi Császár-Nagy

Head of Department
National Center for Spinal Disorders
Hungary

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Krasimira Hristova

Associated Professor
National Heart Hospital
Bulgaria

Biography Research Interest

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Aldo Pietro Maggioni

Director
Research Center Italian Association of Hospital Cardiologists
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Govindan Vijayaraghavan

Vice Chairman
Kerala Institute of Medical Sciences
India

Biography Research Interest

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Leonard Lee

Professor
Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
USA

Biography Research Interest

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Karlheinz Seidl

Professor
Klinikum Ingolstadt GmbH
Germany

Biography Research Interest

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Aris Lacis

Professor
University Children’s Hospital
Latvia

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Xu Jian-Xing

Professor
Institute of Biophysics Chinese Academy of Sciences
China

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Flavia Ventriglia

Professor
Sapienza University
Italy

Biography Research Interest

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Galya N. Atanasova

Assistant Professor
Medical University Pleven
Bulgaria

Biography Research Interest

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Natasa Chrysodonta

Doctor
Hinchingbrooke NHS trust Hospital
United Kingdom

Biography Research Interest

OCM Member

Manjusha Hira

Senior Registrar
Watford General Hopsital
UK

Biography Research Interest