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Professor Frank Ruschitzka

University Heart Center, Zurich (Switzerland)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology
Heart Failure Association

Professor Frank Ruschitzka, MD, FRCP (Edinburgh), FESC is Chairman of the University Heart Center and the Department of Cardiology at the University Hospital in Zürich, Switzerland. Professor Ruschitzka received his medical degree in 1989 and has specialized in internal medicine and cardiology at the Universities of Göttingen and Zürich. Professor Ruschitzka received numerous awards, including the Cardiovascular Science Award of the Swiss Society of Cardiology, the annual Götz-Preis of the Medical Faculty of the University of Zürich for excellence in clinical medicine and research as well as the Honoris Causa Doctorate of the University of Medicine “Carol Davila” Bucharest. Professor Ruschitzka is Past-President of the Heart Failure Association of the ESC. Professor Ruschitzka`s research focuses on the development of novel drugs, devices and interventions, in heart failure in particular.

LBCS - Monitoring Devices

Event: Heart Failure 2022

Topic: Chronic Heart Failure

Session type: Late-Breaking Science

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Contemporary management of sudden cardiac death in patients with heart failure

Event: Heart Failure 2022

Topic: Ventricular Arrhythmias and Sudden Cardiac Death (SCD)

Session type: Symposium

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Rapid parade of devices: emerging treatment options in heart failure, Part 2

Event: Heart Failure 2021 Online Congress

Topic: Treatment

Session type: Special Session

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Cardiac rhythm management devices in heart failure: areas of debate

Event: Heart Failure 2021 Online Congress

Topic: Device Therapy

Session type: Symposium

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How Should I Treat My Patient with Worsening Heart Failure in Ischemic Disease?

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2020 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Treatment

Session type: Special Session

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Hot Line DAPA-CKD

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2020 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Renal Failure and Cardiovascular Disease

Session type: Hot Line

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Hot Line PARALLAX

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2020 - The Digital Experience

Topic: Pharmacotherapy

Session type: Hot Line

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Is inflammation really important in heart failure?

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Diagnostic Methods

Session type: Rapid Fire Abstracts

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Meet the trialist - Salt substitution and community-wide reductions in blood pressure and hypertension incidence

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Prevention

Session type: Late-Breaking Science

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Spotlight on the effects of SGLT2 inhibition in heart failure (EBAC accredited)

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: Chronic Heart Failure

Session type: Satellite Symposium

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