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Professor Alexandre Persu

Cliniques Saint-Luc UCL, Brussels (Belgium)

Pr. Alexandre Persu, MD-PhD, FESC Head of the Hypertension Clinic Cardiology Department Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc Université catholique de Louvain Brussels, Belgium Alexandre Persu is in charge of the Hypertension Clinic at the Université catholique de Louvain (Cardiology Department, Cliniques Universitaires Saint-Luc, Brussels). He has shown a long lasting interest for drug-resistant, secondary and genetic forms of Hypertension. With Prof. Jan A Staessen (University of Leuven), he was at the origin of the European Network COordinating research on Renal Denervation (ENCOReD). He coordinates the European/International Fibromuscular Dysplasia Initiative and Registry (FEIRI). He is currently secretary of the Belgian Hypertension Committee and Coordinator of the European Society of Hypertension Working Group Activities. He has co-authored more than 150 articles in peer-reviewed journals.

Fibromuscular Disease: no more reason to ignore it

Event: EuroThrombosis and EuroVessels 2022

Topic: Thrombosis, Bleeding

Session: New concepts on old vascular disease


Fibromuscular dysplasia in coronary and peripheral arteries: not so uncommon!

Event: ESC Congress 2022

Topic: Peripheral Vascular and Cerebrovascular Disease

Session: Arterial diseases: not all about atherosclerosis!


Clinical evaluation - The peregrine feasibility results: what to take-away?

Event: ESC Congress 2019

Topic: Clinical

Session: The TARGET BP clinical program - Investigating alcohol-mediated renal denervation


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