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WHF President

Prof Karen Sliwa

 

Prof Karen Sliwa, MD, PhD, FESC, FACC, DTM & H- is the Director of the Hatter Institute for Cardiovascular Research in Africa University of Cape Town, South Africa.

 

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WHF Vice-President

Dr Nooshin Bazargani

 

Dr Nooshin Bazargani is currently a consultant Cardiologist at the Dubai Health Authority and is Deputy Head of the Dubai Heart Centre, Dubai Hospital, Dubai Health Authority. Nooshin has…

 

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WHF Past President

Prof David Wood

 

Garfield Weston Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine and Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London, MB ChB, MSc, FRCP, FRCPE, FFPHM, FESC
Professor Wood is…

 

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WHF President- Elect

Prof Fausto Pinto

 

Professor Fausto Pinto, MD PhD FESC FACC FSCAI FASE – is the Immediate Past-President of European Society of Cardiology; Dean of Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon; Head of…

 

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WHF Treasurer

Kristina Sparreljung

 

  General Secretary, Swedish Heart Lung Foundation, 2014 – Present Assistant Secretary General, Heart-Lung Foundation, 2012 – 2014 Support the GS in business development. Creating commitment and consensus on business…

 

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WHF Vice President-Elect

Prof Jagat Narula

 

Jagat Narula, MD, PhD, MACC, FRCP is Philip J. and Harriet L. Goodhart Chair in Cardiology, Chief of Cardiology, St. Luke’s & Roosevelt Hospital of Mount Sinai, Professor of…

 

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Chair of WHF Advocacy Committee

Beatriz Marcet Champagne

 

Beatriz Marcet Champagne

As a member of the InterAmerican Heart Foundation, Beatriz is dedicated to the prevention and control of non-communicable diseases or NCDs, heart diseases and stroke…

 

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Chair of WHF Science Committee

Dorairaj Prabhakaran

 

Professor D. Prabhakaran is a cardiologist and epidemiologist by training. He is an internationally renowned researcher and is currently the Vice President- Research & Policy, Public Health Foundation of…

 

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