Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen (Denmark)
Professor Prescott heads the Centre for Cardiovascular Research at Bispebjerg Frederiksberg University Hospital, Copenhagen
Her main research areas are in angina pectoris, cardiac rehabilitation and epidemiological studies of precursors of CVD, including gender differences and psychosocial factors and she has published more than 350 papers. Professor Prescott has initiated and participated in several national and international randomized trials mainly in stable coronary artery disease and rehabilitation. She is also the PI of the largest prospective multicenter study of women with angina and no obstructive epicardial disease focusing on the role of microvascular dysfunction.
Professor Prescott has served the congress program committee and several ESC guidelines, has chaired the ESC working group on prevention, epidemiology and population science and is currently chair of the Clinical Practice Guidelines of the ESC