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Professor Thomas Munzel

University Medical Center of Mainz, Mainz (Germany)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Thomas Münzel MD, is Chief of the Department of Cardiology at the University Medical Center, Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz, Germany. He is an interventionist and also a vascular biologist and got his post doc training as a vascular biologist at the Institute of Applied Physiology, Professor Eberhard Bassenge, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg and in the Laboratories of David G Harrison, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA with focus on endothelial function and oxidative stress. He is co-initiator of the Gutenberg Health Study, one of the largest prospective cohort trials worldwide and was the founding director of the Center for Thrombosis and Hemostasis, CTH in Mainz. Since 2011, his research group is focusing on environmental risk factors for cardiovascular disease with a focus on aircraft noise and air pollution.

The environment as a cardiovascular risk factor: obligations and opportunities

Event: ESC Preventive Cardiology 2022

Topic: Public Health and Health Economics

Session type: Symposium


Environment and cardiovascular health

Event: ESC Congress 2019

Topic: Environmental Aspects of Heart Disease

Session type: Symposium


Weather conditions, air pollution and coronary artery disease

Event: ESC Congress 2018

Topic: Epidemiology, Prognosis, Outcome

Session type: Advances in Science


Impact of climate, air pollution and stress on acute coronary syndromes

Event: ESC Congress 2017

Topic: Angina pectoris unstable

Session type: Advances in Science


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