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Professor Felix C Tanner

University Heart Center, Zurich (Switzerland)

Member of:

European Society of Cardiology

Felix C. Tanner studied medicine at the University of Basel, Switzerland. He received his postdoctoral training at the University of Michigan Medical Center in Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA and his clinical training at the University Hospital Bern, University Hospital Zürich, and Hammersmith Hospital London. He was appointed assistant professor at the University of Zürich in 2003, associate professor in 2010, and with tenure in 2016. He is head of echocardiography and vice chairman of cardiology at the University Heart Center Zürich. He has a research focus on echocardiography in the clinical context and is also interested in cardiovascular biology. He co-organizes the annual echocardiography courses in Zürich and Lucerne and is involved in the ESC Postgraduate Course in Heart Failure. He is vice president of the Swiss Society of Cardiology and head of its education commission. He is a member of the ESC Education Committee and head of the task force for the core curriculum.

Updating the training framework for the cardiologist.

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2019

Topic: European Society of Cardiology, Other

Session: ESC and UEMS cardiac session - Quality and standards in cardiology

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Is the right ventricle relevant in heart failure with preserved ejection fraction?

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2017

Topic: Imaging, other

Session: The right ventricle - "The Dark Side of the Moon"

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