Albert Szent-Gyorgyi/Univ. of Szeged, Faculty Medical, 2nd Dpt of Internal Med. & Cardiology Center, Szeged (Hungary)
Gergely Agoston graduated from the University of Szeged in 2006. He specialized in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. His main area of interest is pulmonary hypertension, cardiac involvement in autoimmune diseases, diastolic dysfunction, and different indications of echocardiography. In 2009 he spent one year in Pisa under the supervision of professor Eugenio Picano and Dr. Rosa Sicari in the Institute of Clinical Physiology of CNR, with an EAE research grant. From that time on he has been involved in scientific projects related to stress echocardiography in different cardiovascular conditions (hemodynamic changes during exercise).
Gergely Ágoston is the HIT Ambassador of Hungary, Member of the Web and Communication Committee of the EACVI, Nucleus member of the ESC Editors Network, Associate Editor of Cardiologia Hungarica (official journal of the Hungarian Society of Cardiology) and vice president of the Working Group of Hungarian Association of Cardiovascular Imaging.