Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam (Netherlands (The))
Alessandra Scoccia is a cardiologist and researcher in Interventional Cardiology.
She graduated with honours in Medicine at Università degli Studi di Milano in 2016. Subsequently, in 2016 she was resident at the department of Intensive Care at Western Health Hospital in Melbourne. Between 2017 and 2021 she completed her Cardiology residency at the University of Ferrara, progressively focusing her attention on Interventional Cardiology. During her cardiology training, Scoccia autonomously performed the initial steps of complex percutaneous coronary intervention, participating in a total of over 300 coronary and peripheral procedures.
At present, she is active in cardiovascular research with a specific focus on innovations in the area of coronary physiology and its application on patients with coronary artery disease, with a particular interest in non-hyperemic pressure ratios and Angiography Based Vessel Fractional Flow Reserve. Currently, she is a PhD candidate at Erasmus MC, Rotterdam