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Virna Sales

Virna Liza Sales, MD, MPH

Greater New York
New York City  
United States
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Medizinische Hochschule Hannover and Hannover Medical School, Germany (1997-1998)
Johann-Wolfgang Goethe University of Frankfurt and Ruprechts-Karls-Universität Heidelberg, Germany (1999)
Brigham and Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School (1999-2003)
Children's Hospital Boston and Harvard Medical School (2003-2009)
Northwestern Memorial Hospital and Northwestern University, Chicago (2009-2011)
University of Wisconsin-Madison Hospital and Clinics and UW-Madison School of Medicine and Public Health (2011-2012)
New York Methodist Hospital and Weil-Cornell Medical College (2012-2015)
Syntactx, CRO (2015)


Cardiac Valve Surgery and Repair
Devices, Stents, Drug-delivery strategies
Minimally-Invasive Atrial Fibrillation
Coronary Revascularization
Epidemiology, Health Economics & Outcomes Research, Population Health. Clinical Trials
Business of Healthcare, Healthcare Policy


  1. Cardiovascular Tissue Engineering
  2. Atherosclerosis
  3. Value-based outcomes research, Healthcare Delivery Systems
  4. Clinical impact of bioprosthestic valve, tricuspid annuloplastie
  5. Atrial fibrillation (catheter ablation, surgical techniques and technologies
  6. Diagnostic Utility of CMR in Heart Failure and ACS
  7. Non-small lung cancer (lobectomy procedures, outcomes)







University of Santo Tomas, Manila, Philippines, B.S Chemistry (1988)
University of Heidelberg, Germany, M.D. (1997)

Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts,  Research Fellowship (2003)

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland,  Masters of Public Health (2016)


Practice Areas

  • Adult Cardiac Surgery