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J. Rafael Sadaba
J. Rafael Sadaba, MD PhD FRCS CTh
Associated Clinical Professor University of Navarra.
Coordinator for Research and Innovation. Directorate for Diseases of the Heart. CHN.
Lead Clinician. Cardiovascular Translational Research. NavarraBiomed (Miguel Servet Foundation).
EACTS Council Member
Chair EACTS Francis Fontan Fund for Education.
Chair EACTS Education Committee
Past Secretary European Board for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery.
Member Board of Directors CTSnet.
Associated Editor Interactive Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery .
Former Member Education Committee. European Society of Cardiology.
Member Cardiovascular Surgery Working Group Nucleus. European Society of Cardiology
Stem cell therapy
Molecular and celular basis of aortic and mitral valve disease
Natural User Interfaces
Biomarkers in heart valve disease
Molecular and cellular basis of heart valve disease
Stem cell therapy for ischaemic heart disease
Additional Educational Information
School of Medicine. Basque Country University (Bilbao).
Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons (Edinburgh).
University of Leeds. School of Medicine. MSc (by research).
Public University of Navarra. School of Health Sciences. PhD.
Hull & East Yorkshire Hospitals, UK. Basic Surgical Training.
Yorkshire Deanery, UK. Specialist Registrar Cardio-thoracic Surgery.
Sir Charles Gairdner Hospital. Perth, Australia. Senior Registrar Cardio-thoracic Surgery.
Intercollegiate Board Examination in Cardiothoracic Surgery (UK).
- Valve disease