Uppsala University, UCR-Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala (Sweden)
Ziad Hijazi, MD, PhD, Assoc. Professor Cardiology
Ziad Hijazi is a faculty researcher at Uppsala Clinical Research Center (UCR) at Uppsala University and a senior consultant in cardiology at Uppsala University Hospital, Sweden. The research of Dr. Hijazi focuses on biomarkers, risk stratification, and antithrombotic treatment in atrial fibrillation. His formal research training includes a Ph.D. in medical sciences with emphasis on cardiovascular biomarkers in atrial fibrillation. He has participated in clinical events committees for many central large-scale multi-national clinical trials and chairs a number of subcommittees for biomarkers in clinical trials on new treatment interventions. Dr. Hijazi received his medical degree from Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm, Sweden.