SASA Guest: Lecture of Professor Thomas Lüscher on the future of cardiology

As part of the SASA Guest programme category, Professor Thomas Lüscher will give a lecture titled ‘The Future of Cardiology’ at the SASA Grand Hall, on Tuesday, 30 January, at 3 p.m.

Professor Thomas Lüscher is the director of the Centre of Molecular Cardiology at the University of Zurich, director of research, education and development and a consultant cardiologist at Royal Brompton and Harefield hospitals and Imperial College in London, as well as the president-elect of the European Society of Cardiology.

He is an active general and interventional cardiologist with a broad clinical scope and interest in the entire field of cardiovascular medicine starting with prevention which includes conditions such as hypertension, lipid disorders and diabetes, coronary heart disease including angina pectoris and myocardial infarction, and heart failure.

The Institute for Scientific Information has listed Professor Lüscher in the top 0.5 per cent of most cited scientists worldwide. He has won numerous research awards. As an author and co-author, he published over 840 original research articles and papers and more than 200 reviews, book chapters and monographs. He is a member of various editorial boards. The period between 2009 and 2020 he spent in the position of the editor-in-chief of the European Heart Journal, the most distinguished journal for cardiovascular medicine and he co-authored ‘The ESC Textbook of Cardiovascular Medicine’

A live stream of the event is available at LIVE STREAMING