Meet our faculty

  • Francisco-A-Arabia-photo

    Specialty Surgery-Cardio-Thoracic Clinical Areas Coronary Artery Disease (CAD) Heart Transplants Heart Valve Diseases Ventricular Assist Devices Education Medical School: University of Pennsylvania Health System, Registrar, 1983 Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine, 1985 Residency: NIH – National Institutes of Health, 1987 Residency: Tulane University School of Medicine, 1990 Fellowship: University of Arizona College of Medicine, […]

    Francisco A. Arabia

    Co-Director, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery Surgical Director
    CA, USA

  • Michael Ackerman


    Michael J. Ackerman

    Professor of Medicine,
    Pediatrics and Pharmacology
    Mayo Clinic
    MN ,USA

  • Anker

    Prof. Stefan D. Anker, MD, PhD, FESC (September, 2016) Personal Details – born September 19th 1965 in Berlin, Germany – married, 1 son – contact: University Medical Center Göttingen, Innovative Clinical Trials, Robert-Koch-Straße 40, D-37075 Göttingen, Germany Stefan D. Anker is Professor of Innovative Clinical Trials (W3) at University Medical Center Göttingen (from September 2014). […]

    Stefan D. Anker

    VP National Affairs,
    European Society of Cardiology
    Göttingen, Germany

  • Casadei new

    Barbara Casadei is a British Heart Foundation (BHF) Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Oxford, Deputy Head of the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust and Fellow of Wolfson College. She is the Lead of the Myocardial Theme of the Oxford BHF Centre of Excellence […]

    Barbara Casadei

    President Elect
    European Society of Cardiology

  • Hans Christoph Diener

    Hans-Christoph Diener, MD, PhD is Professor of Neurology, Chairman of the Department of Neurology and Director of the Essen Headache Centre at the University of Du-isburg-Essen in Germany. He was President of the German Neurological Society, President of the European Headache Federation (EHF), and the International Headache Society (IHS) and chairs the German Headache Consortium […]

    Hans-Christoph Diener

    Director of the Essen Headache Centre at the University of Du-isburg-Essen

  • Hausleiter

    Medical Education: 1987 – 1993: Medical School at the Medizinische Hochschule Hannover 1993 – 1994: Final year and graduation at the medical school at the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München Medical Profession: July 1994 – May 1998: Medical doctor at the Deutsches Herzzentrum München and the 1st Medizinischen Klinik of the Klinikum rechts der Isar of the Technischen […]

    Joerg Hausleiter

    Stellvertretender Klinikdirektor Medizinische Klinik und Poliklinik
    München, Germany

  • Houser


    Steven R. Houser

    American Heart Association
    PA, USA

  • Lepor

    Education: BS UCLA 1978 MD The Johns Hopkins University 1982 Internship Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 1983 Medicine Residency: Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 1982-1985 Cardiology Fellowship Cedars-Sinai Medical Center 1985-1988 Board Certification: American Board of Internal Medicine-Medicine 1985-present Board Certified, Cardiovascular Disease 1987- present Board Certified, Interventional Cardiology 1999- 2009 Professional Experience: Private Practice-Attending Cardiologist Cedars-Sinai Medical Center […]

    Norman E. Lepor

    Immediate Past President
    ACC CA Chapter

  • Pitt

    Bertram Pitt

    Professor Emeritus University of Michigan
    MI, USA

  • Rihal 2016

    Charanjit S. Rihal, M.D., B.Sc., B.Sc. (Med), M.B.A., is Chair of the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at Mayo Clinic, former director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratory at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Rihal is the William S. and Ann Atherton Professor of Cardiology and has held the academic rank of Professor of Medicine since 2004. Dr. Rihal […]

    Charanjit S. Rihal

    Chair Division of Cardiovascular Diseases,
    Mayo Clinic
    MN, USA

  • Shaw

    Leslee J. Shaw, PhD, FACC, MASNC, FAHA, FSCCTis Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiology at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. Dr. Shaw is a leading cardiovascular outcomes researcher whose major focus is clinical diagnosis and management of stable ischemic heart disease. Dr. Shaw has published more than 450 publications and presented more […]

    Leslee Shaw

    Society Of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography
    ATL, USA

  • Valentine

    Valentine is an interventional cardiologist at Centra Health in Lynchburg, VA.  He is a graduate of the University of Georgia, where he was named the outstanding senior, and the University of Virginia, School of Medicine.  He completed his medicine and cardiology training at Emory University in Atlanta, GA.  Valentine has served the College in many […]

    Michael C. Valentine

    American College of Cardiology
    VA, USA

  • Strait-Access-Technologies-Prof.-Peter-Zilla-CEO

    Professor Zilla obtained his academic qualifications from the Universities of Vienna (Austria), Zurich (Switzerland) and Cape Town (South Africa) and his clinical qualifications from the Austrian Physician’s Board and the College of Medicine of South Africa. After graduating as “Doctor of Medicine” at the University of Vienna, Austria in 1980 he obtained a DMed. degree […]

    Peter Zilla

    Head of Christiaan Barnard Department for Cardiothoracic Surgery,
    South Africa