Bern University Hospital, Inselspital, Bern (Switzerland)
Matthias Wilhelm is a clinical cardiologist and researcher. He is associate professor of cardiology and medical director of the Medical Division Rehabilitation & Sports Medicine, Inselspital, Bern University Hospital, Switzerland.
From 1999 to 2007 he received post-graduate training in internal medicine, interventional cardiology and electrophysiology at the University Hospital of Erlangen, Germany. From 2008 to 2009 he was head of the Division of Electrophysiology.
In 2010 he moved to the Inselspital in Bern with a new focus on preventive and sports cardiology.
From 2013 to 2022 he was head of the Centre for Preventive Cardiology & Sports Medicine, Department of Cardiology.
From 2018 to 2022 he was EAPC board member and chair of the EAPC Education Committee.
He is currently chair-elect of the Secondary Prevention & Rehabilitation Section of the EAPC.
His current research focus is on prehabilitation, cardiovascular and cardio-oncology rehabilitation, and exercise physiology.