Topic: “An unusual case of myocardial infarction in a young man”

Presenter: Leonard ShapiroConsultant Cardiologist at Royal Papworth Hospital Participating Center (s): Nikolas BonarosSenior Cardiology Consultant at Innsbruck University Hospital Assoc. Prof. Ivo PetrovCardiology and Angiology at Acibadem City Clinic

Leonard Shapiro is an eminent cardiologists practicing in the Royal Papworth Hospital, university of Cambridge. He was trained in London and has developed many techniques for interventional cardiology and holds a number of patents for devices. He has been a university teacher for 30 years and has trained many generations of cardiologists in Cambridge. He is the medical adviser to the Football Association of England and has a specialist interest in sports cardiology. He has published more than 140 peer review articles and 12 textbooks.
Nikolas Bonaros is a senior consultant at Innsbruck University Hospital and an Associate Professor of Cardiac Surgery at the Medical University of Innsbruck. His main interests are totally endoscopic and minimally invasive coronary and valve procedures including robotics and 3D visualization. He is director of an interdisciplinary program for transcatheter aortic and mitral valve interventions in Innsbruck. He has participated in several multicenter trials on coronary surgery, hybrid coronary revascularization and sutureless and transcatheter valve interventions. His experimental interests focus on stem cell therapy and myocardial regeneration as well as on imaging techniques to facilitate minimally invasive procedures.
Ivo Petrov graduated from Sofia Medical University in 1992 and gained his specialization in Internal Medicine in 1999, and was board certified in Cardiology in 2003. Dr. Petrov also graduated Healthcare Management Program from Sofia University. He has completed post-graduate medical course in Echo Stress testing in Wiesbaden, Germany and in 1999-2000 he was awarded a fellowship to specialize in Invasive Cardiology and Radiology in The Institute of Cardiology and Cardio-Vascular Surgery sponsored by the Favaloro Foundation in Buenos Aires, Argentina. During the period 1992-2006, Dr. Petrov worked at «Saint Ekaterina» University Hospital and was nominated as an assistant professor of cardiology. In November 2006, he was appointed to lead the Cardiology Department at Acibadem City Clinic Tokuda Hospital. Since November 2012 he has been holding the position as Chief of Cardiology and Angiology Department at Acibadem City Clinic Cardiovascular Center.

Date: 03/16/2018

Time: 08:30

Duration: 60

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