scientific committees

FOUNDER AND CONGRESS CHAIRMAN
Asher Kimchi, USA
 
SCIENTIFIC EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE
Ali Ahmed, USA
Elena Aikawa
, USA
Takashi Akasaka
, Japan
Martin A. Alpert, USA
Madhu B. Anand-Srivastava, Canada
Francisco A. Arabia, USA
Wilbert S. Aronow, USA
Maciej Banach, Poland
Gregory W. Barsness, USA
Lewis C. Becker, USA
Dan S. Berman, USA
Deepak L. Bhatt, USA
Robert W.W. Biederman, USA
Erik A.L. Biessen,The Netherlands
Yochai Birnbaum, USA
Ron Blankstein, USA
Burns C. Blaxall, USA
William Bommer, USA
Jeffrey S. Borer, USA
Eduardo Bossone, Italy
Robert C. Bourge, USA
Eugene Braunwald, USA
Sorin J. Brener, USA
Samuel M. Butman, USA
Michael E. Cain, USA
Hari P. Chaliki, USA
Yzhar Charuzi, USA
Changyi (Johnny) Chen, USA
Yabing Chen, USA
Anne B. Curtis, USA
Lawrence S. Czer, USA
Alexander H. J. Danser, The Netherlands
Thomas Deneke, Germany
Naranjan S. Dhalla, Canada
Luc Djousse, USA
Samuel C. Dudley, USA
John A. Elefteriades, USA
Abdou Elhendy, USA
Michael Farkouh, Canada
Michael A. Fifer, USA
Janos G. Filep, Canada
Gordon L. Fung, USA
William H. Gaasch, USA
Zorina S. Galis,USA
Feng Gao, China
Julius M. Gardin, USA
A. Martin Gerdes, USA
S. David Gertz, Israel
J. Rod Gimbel, USA
Sidney Goldstein, USA
Jonathan Gollege, Australia
Mariann Gyöngyösi, Austria
Paul A. Heidenreich, USA
Donald D. Heistad, USA
Charles H. Hennekens, USA
Ramon C. Hermida, Spain
Roland Hetzer, Germany
Brian D. Hoit, USA
Daniela Jezova, Slovakia
Maryl R. Johnson, USA
Bodh I. Jugdutt, Canada
Andreas Kalogeropoulos, USA
Edo Kaluski, USA
Tomoko S. Kato, Japan
Amir Kazory, USA
Ilan Kedan, USA
Arthur L. Klatsky, USA
Anne A. Knowlton, USA
Wei Kong, China
Santhosh K.G. Koshy, USA
Adarsh Kumar, India
Lih Kuo, USA
Stephanie Lehoux, Canada
Gary Lopaschuk, Canada
Avraham Lorber, Israel
Alexandra Lucas, USA
John J. Mahmarian, USA
Kenneth Maiese, USA
Tadeusz Malinski, USA
Roberto Manfredini, Italy
James D. Marsh, USA
Jawahar L. Mehta, USA
Dan M. Meyer, USA
Leslie W. Miller, USA
Freny V. Mody, USA
Samia Mora, USA
Mohammad-Reza. Movahed, USA
Nandini Nair, USA
Navin C. Nanda, USA
Khurram Nasir, USA
Mohamad Navab, USA
Demosthenes B. Panagiotakos, Greece
Kailash N. Pandey, USA
Hakan Paydak, USA
Patricia A. Pellikka, USA
Louis P. Perrault, Canada
Christos Pitsavos, Greece
Maria Prokudina, Russia
Jeffrey J. Rade, USA
Shahbudin H. Rahimtoola, USA
Nalini M. Rajamannan, USA
Hanumanth K. Reddy, USA
Clive Rosendorff, USA
Robert S. Rosenson, USA
Hani N. Sabbah, USA
Masood Sadiq, Pakistan
Maria J. Sanz, Spain
Tiziano M. Scarabelli, USA
Karlheinz Seidl, Germany
Howard D. Sesso, USA
Guo-Ping Shi, USA
Jamshid Shirani, USA
Mandeep S. Sidhu, USA
Pawan K. Singal, Canada
Dinender K. Singla, USA
Christopher S. Snyder, USA
Laurence Sperling, USA
Francis G. Spinale, USA
Ashok K. Srivastava, Canada
Mitsuyasu Terashima, Japan
Udho Thadani, USA
Takanobu Tomaru, Japan
Balwant S. Tuana, Canada
Yasunori Ueda, Japan
Barry F. Uretsky, USA
George W. Vetrovec USA
Nanette K. Wenger, USA
Michel White, Canada
Nathan D. Wong, USA
Ertan Yetkin, Turkey

 

 
SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY BOARD

Jun-ichi Abe, USA
Mazen S. Abu-Fadel, USA
Chris Adamopoulos, Greece
Masanori Aikawa, USA
Tolga Aksu, Turkey
Mouaz H. Al-Mallah, Saudi Arabia
Kannayiram Alagiakrishnan, Canada
Fernanado Alfonso, Spain
Aman Amanullah, USA
Guiseppe Ambrosio, Italy
Dominick J. Angiolillo, USA
Charles Antzelevitch, USA
Juan M. Aranda, Jr., USA
Eloisa Arbustini, Italy
Pankaj Arora, USA
Diana E. Ayala, Spain
Lina Badimon, Spain
Subhash Banerjee, USA
Giuseppe Barbaro, Italy
Philip Barter, Australia
Alexei G. Basnakian, USA
Seth J. Baum, USA
Ronen Beeri, Israel
Atta Behfar, USA
Elise Belaidi-Corsat, France
Jutta Bergler-Klein, Austria
Luigi M. Biasucci, Italy
Vera Bittner, USA
Peter C. Block, USA
Harisios Boudoulas, Greece
Neil E. Bowles, USA
Alexandros Briasoulis, USA
T. Jared Bunch, USA
John C. Burnett, Jr., USA
Gianfranco Butera, Italy
Hua Linda Cai, USA
Duncan J. Campbell, Australia
Ugur Canpolat, Turkey
Feng Cao, China
Noel Caplice, Ireland
Filip Casselman, Belgium
Turgay Çelik, Turkey
Athanasios Chalkias, Greece
Subroto Chatterjee, USA
Farooq A. Chaudhry, USA
Asim N. Cheema, Canada
Jaw-Wen Chen, Taiwan
Shiyou Chen, USA
Yi-Jen Chen, Taiwan
Yingjie Chen, USA
Susan Cheng, USA
Xian Wu Cheng, Japan
Yiu-Fai Cheung, Hong Kong
Anand Chockalingam, USA
Kee-Joon Choi, Korea
Christina Chrysohoou, Greece
Shorena Chumburidze, Georgia
Quirino Ciampi, Italy
Luciano Consuegra-Sánchez, Spain
Leslie T. Cooper, USA
Filippo Crea, Italy
Clifford L. Cua, USA
Kaijun Cui, China
Luciano Daliento, Italy
Michael Dandel, Germany
Ramprasad Dandillaya, USA
Anindita Das, USA
Piroze Davierwala, Germany
Buddhadeb Dawn, USA
Natasja M.S. de Groot, The Netherlands
Giuseppe De Luca, Italy
Christopher DeSouza, USA
Prakash Deedwania, USA
Alessandro Della Corte, Italy
Yvan Devaux, Luxembourg
Javier Díez, Spain
Dobromir Dobrev, Germany
Gerald Dorros, USA
Rami Doukky, USA
Anique Ducharme, Canada
Daniel A. Duprez, USA
Hamza Duygu, Cyprus
Mohaned Egred, UK
Andrew J. Einstein, USA
Arif Elvan, The Netherlands
Marguerite M. Engler, USA
Georg Ertl, Germany
Giovanni Esposito, Italy
Melanie Everitt, USA
DeLisa Fairweather, USA
Guo-Chang Fan, USA
Mohamed Eid Fawzy, Egypt
Mark W. Feinberg, USA
Giuseppe Ferrante, Italy
Daniel Flammang, France
Jerome L. Fleg, USA
Nicolas Foin, Singapore
Michael Fu, Sweden
Tohru Fukai, USA
Yoshihiro Fukumoto, Japan
Joel A. Garcia, USA
Peter Gaskin, USA
Jacob George, Israel
Guido Germano, USA
Bernard J. Gersh, USA
Evaldas Girdauskas, Germany
Robert J. Goldberg, USA
James A. Goldstein, USA
Rajiv Gulati, USA
Hyeon-Cheol Gwon, Korea
Arata Hagikura, Japan
Donald J. Hagler, USA
Jihong Han, China
Yuchi Han, USA
Louise Harris, Canada
Babar S. Hasan, Pakistan
Takekuni Hayashi, Japan
Don Hayes, Jr., USA
Michael Y. Henein, Sweden
Charles A. Henrikson, USA
Michel Henry, Luxembourg
Gerd Heusch, Germany
Jennifer E. Ho, USA
Paul C. Ho, USA
David R. Holmes Jr., USA
Gue-Ru Hong, Korea
Myeong-Ki Hong, South Korea
Masatsugu Hori, Japan
Minoru Horie, Japan
Masatsugu Horiuchi, Japan
John D. Horowitz, Australia
Dan Hu, USA
Gang Hu, USA
Heikki V. Huikuri, Finland
Takafumi Ishida, Japan
Warren M. (Sonny) Jackman, USA
Allan S. Jaffe, USA
Farouc Jaffer, USA
Deepak J. Jain, Germany
Jesper K. Jensen, Denmark
Kai Jiao, USA
Xueting Jin, USA
Hanjoong Jo, USA
James W. Jones, USA
Erik Jørgensen, Denmark
Boyoung Joung, Korea
J. Wouter Jukema, The Netherlands
Hideo Kanaide, Japan
Duk-Hyun Kang, Korea
Bharat K. Kantharia, USA
Samir Kapadia, USA
Navin K. Kapur, USA
Chandrasekharan C. Kartha, India
Masaya Kato, Japan
Demosthenes G. Katritsis, Greece
Osami Kawarada, Japan
Henning Kelbaek, Denmark
Matyas Keltai, Hungary
Levon Khachigian, Australia
Jin Won Kim, Korea
Sang-Hyun Kim, Korea
Yong-Jin Kim, Korea
Peter F. Kokkinos, USA
Kwang Kon Koh, Korea
Philippe Kolh, Belgium
Igor E. Konstantinov, Australia
Tatiana Korolenko, Russia
Smadar Kort, USA
Ashok Krishnaswami, USA
Rungroj Krittayaphong, Thailand
Howard S. Kruth, USA
Rakesh C. Kukreja, USA
Sudhir Kurl, Finland
Fabien Labombarda, France
Roger J. Laham, USA
Dhanunjaya Lakkireddy, USA
Gaetano A. Lanza, Italy
Martin J. LaPage, USA
Hwa Mu Lee, USA








 

Stephan E. Lehnart, Germany
Robert A. Levine, USA
Martin M. LeWinter, USA
Qiangrong Liang, USA
Yulin Liao, China
Shing-Jong Lin, Taiwan
Steven E. Lipshultz, USA
Tong Liu, China
Douglas W. Losordo, USA
Chaim Lotan, Israel
Amir S. Lotfi, USA
Jincai Luo, China
Xin-Liang (Xin) Ma, USA
Paolo Madeddu, UK
Mohammad Madjid, USA
Bernhard Maisch, Germany
Shaista Malik, USA
Giuseppe Mancia, Italy
Donna M. Mancini, USA
Antonio Martinez-Rubio, Spain
Akira Marui, Japan
Takumi Matsubara, Japan
Nilanjana Maulik, USA
Pascal McKeown, Ireland
Bruce M. McManus, Canada
Luisa Mestroni, USA
Antonio Miceli, Italy
Hendrik Milting, Germany
Nader Moazami, USA
Henning Morawietz, Germany
Daniel Moreira-Goncalves, Portugal
Ryuichi Morishita, Japan
Toshisuke Morita, Japan
Marjan Mujib, USA
Sreejayan Nair, USA
Francesco Nappi, France
Andrea Natale, USA
Arnold C.T. Ng, Australia
Alexander Niessner,, Austria
Elmir Omerovic, Sweden
Torbjørn Omland, Norway
Eric A. Osborn, USA
Noriyuki Ouchi, Japan
Gavin Y Oudit, Canada
Pasquale Pagliaro, Italy
Ramdas G. Pai,, USA
John T. Parissis, Greece
Kaushik P. Patel, USA
Pranav M. Patel, USA
Jan J. Piek, The Netherlands
Luc A. Pierard, Belgium
Cristina Pislaru, USA
Laurent Pison, The Netherlands
Ygal Plakht, Israel
Sunny S. Po, USA
Don Poldermans, The Netherlands
Rahul Potluri, UK
Sumanth D. Prabhu, USA
Kailash Prasad, Canada
Gregg S. Pressman, USA
Karin Przyklenk, USA
Paolo Emilio Puddu, Italy
Vijay Puri, UK
Lu Qi, USA
Simon W. Rabkin, Canada
Mohan K. Raizada, USA
Satish R. Raj, USA
Shahzad G. Raja, UK
Dipak P. Ramji, UK
Tienush Rassaf, Germany
Surendranath R.V. Reddy, USA
Judith G. Regensteiner, USA
Jun Ren, USA
Jeffrey Robbins, USA
William C. Roberts, USA
Ariel Roguin, Israel
Eric Rosenthal, UK
Yoram Rudy, USA
Martin H. Ruwald, USA
Kerry-Anne Rye, Australia
Rajesh Sachdeva, Austria
Christoph H. Saely, Austria
Naritatsu Saito, Japan
Fabian Sanchis-Gomar, Spain
Raul D. Santos, Brazil
Hiroshi Sato, Japan
Heinrich R. Schelbert, USA
Ingolf Schimke, Germany
Thomas H. Schindler, USA
Paul Schoenhagen, USA
Morten Schou, Denmark
Madhan Shanmugasundaram, USA
Abhishek Sharma, USA
Neeru Sharma, USA
Rakesh K. Sharma, USA
Fayaz Shawl, USA
Michael Shechter, Israel
Jayaprakash Shenthar, India
Win-Kuang Shen, USA
Avraham Shotan, Israel
Rosa Sicari, Italy
Robert J. Siegel, USA
Horst Sievert, Germany
Elsayed Z. Soliman, USA
Alain Simon, France
David Snipelisky, USA
Virend K. Somers, USA
Long-Sheng Song, USA
Yiqing Song, USA
Francis G. Spinale, USA
Komandoor Srivathsan, Germany
Paul Steendijk, The Netherlands
Martin Stockburger, Germany
Bodo E. Strauer, Germany
Kaihong Su, USA
Jianxin Sun, USA
Phyllis G. Supino, USA
Jesper H. Svendsen, Denmark
Masahiko Takagi, Japan
Masafumi Takahashi, Japan
Yida Tang, China
Jean-Francois Tanguay, Canada
Paramjit S. Tappia, Canada
Luca Testa, Italy
David R. Thompson, Australia
Edward B. Thorp, USA
Dimitris Tousoulis, Greece
Dwight A. Towler, USA
Ronald J.A. Trent, Australia
Teresa S.M. Tsang, Canada
Masahiko Tsuchiya, Japan
Mark K. Urman, USA
Masuko Ushio-Fukai, USA
Gian Paolo Ussia, Italy
Muthiah Vaduganathan, USA
Héctor H. Valdivia, USA
Peter van der Meer, The Netherlands
Niels van Royen, The Netherlands
Hector O. Ventura, USA
Josef Veselka, Czech Republic
Francesco Violi, Italy
Salim S. Virani, USA
Johannes Waltenberger, Germany
Lu Wang, USA
Shi-Qiang Wang, China
Wenru Wang, Singapore
Xuejun Wang, USA
Yanggan Wang, China
S. Goya Wannamethee, UK
Xander H.T. Wehrens, USA
Giora Weisz, USA
B. Daan Westenbrink, The Netherlands
Harvey D. White, New Zealand
Norbert Wilke, USA
Martin C.S. Wong, Hong Kong
Tom Wong, UK
Scott Wright, USA
Mei-Hwan Wu, Taiwan
Bo Xu, USA
Zhong-Qun Yan, Sweden
Clyde W. Yancy, USA
Qinglin Yang, USA
Zequan Yang, USA
Masafumi Yano, Japan
Yan Yao, China
Jian (James) Ye, Canada
Hongki Yoo, South Korea
Hiroshi Yoshida, Japan
Cheuk-Man Yu, China
Maliha Zahid, USA
Jianyi “Jay” Zhang, USA
Yingmei Zhang, China
Youhua Zhang, USA
Shui-Ping Zhao, China
Xi-Long Zheng, Canada
Yi Zhou, USA






 

 

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    international academy of cardiology

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