Omer Faruk Dogan was born in Elbistan, Turkey, in 1970. He received the Instructor of Cardiovascular Surgery and Pediatric Heart and Vascular Surgery degree and the Associated Professor degree from the University of Hacettepe and University of Istanbul, respectively, in Turkey in 2007. Since 2006, he has been working as the Chief of Cartdiovascular Surgery Department in Business Hospital and Medical Park Hospital in Turkey. Between 2003-2006, he was a Research Fellow at the Hacettepe University Medical School for pediatric cardiovascular surgery. Presently, he is an Associated Professor in Medical Park Hospital. He is mainly interested in beating heart bypass procedure, coronary bypass conduits including radial artery, congenital heart surgery especially cyanotic patients, new technical approach and technical development of heart and vascular surgery, and minimally invasive surgery. Many surgical techniques have been developed by Dr. Dogan. Dogan's technique, Demircin-Dogan Technique, is one of these techniques. On the other side, Dogan Solution, used for coronary artery conduits, is developed by Dr. Dogan. Three-Dimensional Anaglyph Technique for imaging research technique in cardiovascular surgery has been developed and recently published by Dr. Dogan. Dr. Dogans' techniques and research papers have been awarded national and international congress. He has over 200 international and national research papers and presentations. He married in 1997 and has two childrens.
Omer Faruk Dogan(Research Area)
He is mainly interested in beating heart bypass procedure, coronary bypass conduits including radial artery, congenital heart surgery especially cyanotic patients, new technical approach and technical development of heart and vascular surgery, and minimally invasive surgery.
Miguel Angel Maluf got his Graduate in Medicine from National University of Cordoba, Argentina, (1972) and Specialization Course in Cardiovascular Surgery (1977-1979) - Hospital das Clinicas and INCOR - USP Training: Adult Cardiac Surgery and Pediatric (1977-1985) at the Hospital, INCOR, H. Syrian-Lebanese and H. Matarazzo. Currently he is Professor Titular of Cardiovascular Surgery â€“ UNIFESP
Miguel A. Maluf(Research Area)
New expandable stent valve of polyurethane, implanted by catheter, for the treatment of heart valve dysfunction in children.
Program for Cardiac Surgery Resident Training, using realistic simulation with biological tissues.
Dr. Rula Balluz is a pediatric cardiologist in Amherst, New York. She received her medical degree from American University of Beirut Faculty of Medicine and has been in practice for more than 20 years. Dr. Balluz teaches at the University at Buffalo's School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences. Dr. Balluz specializes in diagnosing and treating cardiovascular issues affecting children of all ages. She offers complete health care for newborns, children & teenagers.
Professor Elhadi H. Aburawi is Senior Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist at College of Medicine & Health Sciences, UAE University and Al Ain Hospital. He holds the Chair of the Continuing Medical Education and Continuing Professional Development for UAE University. Prof. Aburawi has done his Residency in Dublin and completed his PhD and postdoc. in Lund University, Sweden. He is a fellow of the Royal College of Ireland, London, and American College of Cardiology. Professor Aburawi research interests are wide and include all aspects in pediatric cardiology; both congenital and acquired and Cardio-vascualr Disease Risk Factors in Children. Other research interests are Coronary Blood Flow in Congenital Heart Disease, Endothelial Function, and Genetics in Congenital Heart Disease and arrhythmias. He has published more than 40 papers in peer reviewed journals and has been serving as an associated editor and editorial board member of few Journals with reputation.
Elhadi Husein Aburawi(Research Area)
Professor Aburawi research interests are wide and include all aspects in pediatric cardiology; both congenital and acquired and Cardio-vascualr Disease Risk Factors in Children. Other research interests are Coronary Blood Flow in Congenital Heart Disease, Endothelial Function, and Genetics in Congenital Heart Disease and arrhythmias.
I am a Professor of Cell Physiology at The Jikei University since 2012. I graduate from Hirosaki University in 1984 and had worked as Pediatrician for 9 years at Yokohama City University. I was a postdoctoral researcher for 4.5 years at department of Medicine, University of California, San Diego. My research interest is to study the mechanisms of development of the cardiovascular system and the regulation of calcium signaling in the heart, especially the molecular mechanisms of ductus arteriosus closure. I have over 100 publications including Cell, Nature, Circulation that have been cited over 300 times, and my publication H-index is over 20. I have several awards such as Yokohama Medical Award (2003) , Umehara Award (Yokohama Foundation of Advanced Medical Science)ï¼ˆ2010ï¼‰, The Japan Pediatric Society Scientific Research Awardï¼ˆ2011ï¼‰, Takao Award (Japanese Society of Pediatric Cardiology and Cardiac Surgery) (2014).
Susumu Minamisawa(Research Area)
To study the mechanisms of development of the cardiovascular system and the regulation of calcium signaling in the heart, especially the molecular mechanisms of ductus arteriosus closure.
Professor Osmar Antonio CenturiÃ³n, is a cardiologist with expertise in Coronary Heart Diseases and Cardiac Arrhythmias, Hemodynamics and Electrophysiology and Arrhythmia Ablation. He is Professor of Medicine at the School of Medical Sciences from the Asuncion National University in AsunciÃ³n, Paraguay. He received is PhD degree in Cardiology, at the Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Nagasaki, Japan in 1994. He is the Founding Member of Sociedad Latinoamericana de CardiologÃa Intervencionista (SOLACI). Author of more than 200 medical articles published in peerreviewed American, European and Japanese journals in cardiology. His biography is published in "Who is Who in the World", "Who is Who in Science and Engineering", "Man of Achievement", "Who is who in Medicine and Healthcare". He is a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, American Heart Association, and member of other 10 International Cardiovascular Societies. He is currently Chief of the Department of Cardiology, Hospital de Clinicas, AsunciÃ³n, Paraguay. In addition, He is the Director of the Department of Health Science Investigation at the Metropolitan Hospital, Fernando de la Mora, Paraguay. He is currently Member of the Editorial Board of more than 50 international scientific journals. The following are just some of the cardiovascular international journals: Angiology, JAFIB, Journal of Atrial
Fibrillation, The Open Cardiovascular Medicine Journal, Research in Cardiovascular Medicine, The Open Atherosclerosis and Thrombosis Journal, World Journal on Cardiovascular Disease, Hematology and Leukemia, Cardiology and Angiology: An International Journal, Journal of Pharmaceutical Technology & Drug Research, Journal of Bioequivalence & Bioavailability. He is Past-Editor-In-Chief of the Revista de la Sociedad Paraguaya de CardiologÃa, and current Editor-in-Chief of Mathews Journal of Cardiology, Blood, Heart and Circulation Journal, and Medplus Journal of Experimental Cardiology and Research.
Osmar Antonio Centurion(Research Area)
Clinical Cardiology, Arrhythmias and Clinical Electrophysiology, Arrhythmia Ablation, Hemodynamics and Interventional Cardiology, Percutaneous, Coronary Interventions