John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
Barbara Casadei is a British Heart Foundation (BHF) Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Oxford & Honorary Consultant Cardiologist, Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust where she leads the Cardiovascular Theme of the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) Biomedical Research Centre & is Steering C’tee Member of the BHF Centre for Research Excellence.
Professor Casadei graduated in Medicine at University of Pavia, Italy (cum Laude & Medaglia Teresiana), moved to Oxford in 1989 to undertake her clinical & research training & was awarded a DPhil in Cardiovascular Medicine (Pembroke College) in 1995. She is a Fellow of the UK Academy of Medical Sciences & Immediate Past President of the ESC (2020-22). Professor Casadei provides a clinical service at Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust’s John Radcliffe Hospital & leads a bench-to-bedside translational research programme, which spans from bench-based investigation in human tissue and cells to clinical trials.