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Professor Christian Hengstenberg

Medical University of Vienna, Vienna (Austria)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology
Heart Failure Association

Medical studies at the universities of Vienna and Würzburg. Post-doc with Prof. Ketty Schwartz at INSERM U127, Hôpital Lariboisière, Paris. Clinical education at University Hospital Marburg and Regensburg. Professorship for „Clinical and Molecular Cardiology“ at the Medical Faculty of the University Regensburg, Germany. 2012-2017 senior cardiologist and deputy director of the German Heart Center Munich, Germany. Since 10/2017, Chair of Internal Medicine and Cardiology at the Medical University Vienna, Austria. Clinical focus is interventional cardiology, TAVI, primary and secondary prevention, heart failure. Scientific focus in TAVI and genetics of heart diseases, especially coronary artery disease and cardiomyopathies. Over 300 in PubMed listed publications. Regular reviewer for international jour-nals. FESC and member of the Working Groups for Cardiovascular Genomics, Valvular Heart Disease, EAPCI, Myocardial & Pericardial Diseases, HFA.

Unresolved issues in aortic valve disease

Event: ESC Congress 2023

Topic: Valvular Heart Disease

Session type: Symposium


Great Debate: all patients with asymptomatic severe aortic stenosis need treatment

Event: ESC Congress 2022

Topic: Treatment

Session type: Great Debates


Managing multivalve disease: decision dilemmas

Event: ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Valvular Heart Disease

Session type: Meet the Experts


Prelude to echocardiography

Event: EuroEcho 2019

Topic: Echocardiography

Session type: Teaching Course


Patient management - From oral treatment to transplant

Event: Heart Failure 2018

Topic: Chronic Heart Failure

Session type: Rapid Fire Abstracts


How to manage my patient with

Event: Heart Failure 2018

Topic: Chronic Heart Failure, Other

Session type: Special Session


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