Heart and Vascular Research Institute Scientific Advisory

Heart and Vascular Research Institute Scientific Advisory

The Scientific Advisory Committee consists of cardiologists who conduct research at major research centers and are invited to HCH to discuss multiple issues including new and emerging technology, current and future clinical trials and potential collaboration, and to provide scientific input into a comprehensive operating plan for JMHVRI and collaborate in determining an advanced scientific and clinical research agenda.

This year, the  Scientific Advisory Committee is scheduled to meet on Friday, November 21, 2014, for a full day of discussion and exchange of scientific updates related to Cardiology and Cardiology Research.



The 2014 Speakers include:

Juan Aranda, Jr., MD  
Professor of Medicine
Director/Heart Transplant Program
Medical Director/Shands Cardiac Care Unit
Gainesville, FL

Alan C. Yeung, MD
Director of Interventional Cardiology
and Co-Director of the Stanford Cardiovascular Center
Palo Alto, CA

Peter C. Block, MD
Professor of Medicine/Cardiology,
Emory Healthcare Network Physician
Atlanta, GA

Vinor Thourani, MD
Professor of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery,
Department of Surgery
Emory University School of Medicine
Atlanta, GA

Thomas Stuckey, MD
Interventional Cardiology
LeBauer Heart Care Clinic
Greensboro, NC

Robert Gertzen, MD
Director of Clinical and Translational Research
MGH Heart Center
Massachusetts General Hospital

Raul D. Mitrani, MD
Director of Electrophysiology
University of Miami