Strategies Used for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation- A Discussion

Strategies Used for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation- A Discussion

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Webinar on Strategies Used for Stroke Prevention in Atrial Fibrillation

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Dr. Saumitra  Ray
Dr. Saumitra Ray

Consultant at Woodlands Hospital, Kolkata and AMRI Hospital, Dhakuria

Dr. Saumitra Ray is a Professor at Vivekananda Institute of Medical Sciences, Kolkata. He practices as a Senior Interventional Cardiologist at Woodlands Hospital and Sri Aurobindo Seva Kendra in Kolkata. He also has a private practice at Ballygunge Place, Kolkata. Dr. Saumitra Ray has excelled at academics right from the higher secondary level, having topped the West Bengal state HSC examination, The MBBS Joint Entrance Exam and thereafter all the MBBS examinations. He was awarded 15 Gold Medals for his efforts, and also won the University Gold Medal at the MD level. Dr. Ray then moved to the United Kingdom where he attained membership of the Royal College of Physicians. He worked as a Speciality and Research Registrar at a number of London University Hospitals, before returning to India. Dr. Ray has published many papers in journals and written chapters in books. He is a fine orator and debater. Dr. Ray plays an active role in the Cardiological Society of India, at the state level as well as at the national level.


Dr. Padhinhare P Mohanan
Dr. Padhinhare P Mohanan

Director and Head of the Department of Cardiology at Westfort Hi-Tech Hospital in Thrissur, Kerala

Dr. Padhinhare P Mohanan is Director and Head of the Department of Cardiology at Westfort Hi-Tech Hospital in Thrissur, Kerala. He completed his MBBS and MD (Internal Medicine) from Calicut Medical College, Calicut, in 1977 and 1983 respectively. He then obtained the DM (Cardiology) super-speciality qualification from the Post Graduate Institute of Medical Education and Research (PGIMER), Chandigarh, in 1988.


Dr. Nakul Sinha
Dr. Nakul Sinha

Director, Interventional Cardiology at Medanta Hospital, Lucknow

Dr. Nakul Sinha has over 35 years of experience and is the Director, Interventional Cardiology at Medanta Hospital, Lucknow. He joined Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow in 1987 as a Professor and Head, Cardiology. Thereafter he worked for 9 years at Sahara India Medical Institute and Divine Heart & Multispecialty Hospital Lucknow as Chief Interventional Cardiologist and Senior Consultant. Dr. Sinha has acquired Commonwealth Fellowship in Interventional Cardiology from the prestigious Walsgrave hospital, Coventry UK. He has various publications, articles, and chapters published in both national and international papers and journals.


Dr. Shahid A. Merchant
Dr. Shahid A. Merchant

Consultant Interventional Cardiologist at Saifee Hospital, Mumbai

Dr. Shahid A. Merchant has more than 25 years of experience in the field of interventional cardiology. He has been trained extensively in Invasive Cardiology at various renowned centers in the world. He has a credit of performing more than 10,000 procedures in cath lab successfully. His areas of expertise include Carotid Stenting, Soluble Stents, Renal Angioplasty and treating multi-vessel Coronary Artery disease with Medicated Stents, complex intervention and TAVI. He completed MBBS from Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai University in 1983, M.D. (Internal Medicine) from Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai Univesity in 1987, Diplomat National Boards of Cardiology, New Delhi in 1990 and DM (Cardiology) from Seth G S Medical College, Mumbai University in 1991. He has participated and presented papers in various national and international conferences in USA, India, France, Africa, Italy, China and Dubai.


Dr. Stefan H Hohnloser
Dr. Stefan H Hohnloser

Former Director of the division of clinical electrophysiology and professor emeritus of cardiology at J. W. Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany

Dr. Stefan Hohnloser is a Former Director of the division of clinical electrophysiology and professor emeritus of cardiology at J. W. Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany. His primary research interests focus on risk stratification for and prevention of sudden cardiac death, and pharmacological, antithrombotic, and interventional therapies of atrial fibrillation. He has coauthored over 360 publications in peer-reviewed journals, 450 abstracts and 50 book chapters. Dr. Hohnloser has been or is currently serving on several committees of the European Society of Cardiology and the Heart Rhythm Society.


Dr. Abhijit Trailokya
Dr. Abhijit Trailokya

Head - Medical Affairs at Alkem Lab Ltd

Dr Abhijit Trailokya Presently holding a position of deputy GM- Medical affairs. Was chief Medical Advisor for Abbott (Mumbai). He completed MBBS from Mumbai, Masters In Pharmaceutical Medicine, Diploma in Business Management (DBM) and MBA from Welingkar Institute, Mumbai. Completed Post Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management (PGDHM&A) from AIIMS and Post Graduate Diploma in Clinical Research from Academy for Clinical Excellence (ACE). Life member of Indian Medical Association. The reviewer of national and international journals.


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