Invited speakers

Bruce W. Lytle, MD

Chairman Cardiovascular Strategic Development and Planning for Cardiovascular Medicine and Surgery, The Heart Hospital Plano

Richard C. Daly, M.D.

Surgical Director of Heart and Lung Transplantation, Mayo Clinic
Professor of Surgery, Mayo College of Medicine

E. Murat Tuzcu, MD

E. Murat Tuzcu, MD

Chief Academic Officer and Chief, Cardiovascular Medicine, Cardiovascular Medicine & Interventional Cardiology, Heart & Vascular Institute

Rakesh Mark Suri, M.D., D.Phil

Professor of Surgery, Consultant Cardiovascular Surgeon, Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine
Chief Executive Officer, Cleveland Clinic, Abu Dhabi

Asghar Khaghani, MD, FRCS

Spectrum Health

Surgeon – Cardiothoracic

Carlos A. Mestres, M.D., Ph.D., FETCS

Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery, Heart and Vascular Institute, Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi

Roland Hetzer, MD

Chairman of Marfan Center and Director for Department of Cardiothoracic & Vascular Surgery, Deutsches Herzzentrum Berlin

Renat S. Akchurin, M.D.

Cardiology Research Center

Mustafa CIKIRIKCIOGLU, MD, PhD, FETCS

University Hospitals of Geneva, Division of Cardiovascular Surgery

Aleksey Ivanovich Kim, MD

Cardiology Research Center

Yuriy Pya, M.D.

National Research Medical Center

Abbas Afrasiabirad, M.D.

Tabriz University of Medical Sciences, Department of Cardiac Surgery

Tornike J. Sologashvili, M.D.

Cardiovascular Surgery, Geneva University Hospitals & School of Medicine

Vasyl V. Lazoryshynets, Ph.D., Professor

Chief, Pediatric Cardiac Surgery – Amosov National Institute of Cardiovascular Surgery
First Deputy Minister of Health of Ukraine

Sulkhan Lominadze, Ph.D.

Cardiac Surgery Clinic “Open Heart”

Head of Cardiac Surgery Department, “Open Heart”

Roman Komarov, Ph.D.

Russian Research Centre of Surgery