University Medical Centre Groningen, Groningen (Netherlands (The))
Wiek van Gilst, FESC, is pharmacologist by training. His top 10 most cited publications (Total: 536) include both basic research as reports of clinical trials he has led as principal investigator (H-index: 82). He was appointed Professor of Cardiovascular and Clinical Pharmacology in 1995 and was head of Experimental Cardiology (7 Years) and Director of the Netherlands Heart Institute (10 years). At present he is, apart from his academic position at University Medical Center Groningen, scientific counselor of the Dutch Heart Foundation and director of the Dutch CardioVascular Alliance.