The European Medical Journal Editorial Board is composed of internationally renowned health experts, academics and clinicians. Regular contact with board members ensures that all comments, guidance and suggestions are received and handled appropriately.
Editor-in-Chief: Dr Fernando Alfonso
Head of Cardiology, Hospital Universitario de La Princesa, Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria Princesa; Associate Professor of Medicine, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid, Spain.
Dr Pierfrancesco Agostoni
Interventional Cardiologist, Department of Cardiology, St. Antonius Hospital, Nieuwegein, Netherlands.
Dr Erick Alexanderson
Chairman of the Nuclear Cardiology Department, National Institute of Cardiology “Ignacio Chavez”, Mexico City, Mexico; President, Mexican Society of Cardiology
Prof Denilson Campos de Albuquerque
Associate Professor, Cardiology, State University of Rio de Janeiro; Co-ordinator of Cardiology Service/ Pedro Ernesto University Hospital, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil; Co-ordinator of Brazilian Registry of Heart Failure (BREATHE) Registry – Brazilian Society of Cardiology; Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (ACA); Fellow of European Society of Cardiology (ESC); Member of ESC Heart Failure.
Dr Andy Wai Kwong Chan
Andy Wai Kwong Chan Heart Centre, Hong Kong.
Prof Çetin Erol
İbn-i Sina Hospital, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Cardiology, Ankara University, Ankara, Turkey.
Dr Sazzli Kasim
Head of Cardiology, Hospital Director, Universiti Teknologi MARA, Madrid, Spain.
Dr Ronald J. Krone
Professor of Medicine, Cardiovascular Division, School of Medicine, Washington University in St. Louis, St. Louis, Missouri, USA; Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (ACA) and the Society for Cardiovascular Angiography and Interventions (SCAI); Director of the International Cardioncology Society.
Prof Patrizio Lancellotti
Director of the GIGA Cardiovascular Sciences, Heart Valve Clinic, Echo Department, Intensive Care Unit University of Liège, Liège, Belgium; Past-President of the European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI); Chair of the EACVI International Affair Committee.
Dr Carl J. Lavie
Medical Director, Cardiac Rehabilitation and Prevention; Director, Exercise Testing Laboratory; Staff Cardiologist, Echocardiographic Laboratory; Director, Stress Testing Laboratory, John Ochsner Heart and Vascular Institute, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Ochsner Clinical School, School of Medicine, University of Queensland, Queensland, Australia.
Prof Stephen Lee
Honorary Professor of Medicine, University of Hong Kong, Pokfulam, Hong Kong.
Prof Jawahar L. Mehta
Professor of Medicine and Physiology and Biophysics; Director, Molecular Cardiology, Stebbins Chair in Cardiology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences; Staff Cardiologist, Central Arkansas Veterans Healthcare System, Little Rock, Arkansas, USA.
Dr Augustine Odili
Department of Internal Medicine, Faculty of Clinical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, University of Abuja, Abuja, Nigeria.
Prof Robert L. Page
Professor, Department of Clinical Pharmacy and Department of Physical Medicine/Rehabilitation, Schools of Pharmacy and Medicine, University of Colorado, Aurora, Colorado, USA.
Dr Carl J. Pepine
Professor of Medicine, Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida; Past-President, American College of Cardiology (2003-2004), Washington, D.C., USA.
Prof Khai Pham Gia
Councillor and Past President of Vietnam Heart Association, Vietnam.
Prof Fausto J. Pinto
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology; Chair, Cardiology Clinic, Faculty of Medicine, University of Lisbon, Lisbon, Portugal; President, European Society of Cardiology (2014-2016).
Prof Bertram Pitt
Professor Emeritus of Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA; Recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award in Heart Failure from the Heart Failure Society of America (2012), and Heart Failure Association of the European Society of Cardiology (2013).
Dr Attila Roka
Clinical Cardiac Electrophysiologist, Cardiovascular Institute of the South, Meridian, Missouri, USA.
Dr Gaetano Santulli
Columbia University Medical Center, R. Berrie Medical Science Pavilion, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York City, New York, USA.
Prof Dr Rainer Wessely
Center for Cardiovascular Medicine, Cologne; Professor of Medicine, University of Technology Munich and Fresenius University of Applied Sciences, Cologne, Germany.