Hospital Clinico San Carlos
Professor Javier Escaned MD PhD FESC is Head of the Interventional Cardiology Section and Associate Professor at the Cardiology Department, Hospital Clinico San Carlos (Madrid, Spain), and Complutense University of Madrid. He has over 25 years of clinical experience in interventional cardiology, and trained as a cardiologist the United Kingdom and The Netherlands. He is author of more than 300 scientific articles (H-index 51). Recent multicentre trials in which he has a principal investigator role include ADVISE II, SYNTAX II, and DEFINE-FLAIR. He is editor of two large textbooks, “Coronary Stenosis. Imaging, Structure and Physiology” (PCR Books, Patrick W Serruys co-editor) and “Physiological Assessment of Coronary Stenoses and the Microcirculation” (Springer, Justin Davies, co-editor). Additional interest are philosophy and music.