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Dr. Habib Samady trained in general cardiology, nuclear cardiology and interventional cardiology at Yale University....
Dr. Habib Samady trained in general cardiology, nuclear cardiology and interventional cardiology at Yale University. He joined Emory University in 2005. In 2009, he became Professor of Medicine and in 2011, Director of Interventional Cardiology at Emory University. He has received several outstanding teaching awards. Dr. Samady has an actively funded clinical and translational research program to investigate: - Hemodynamic mechanisms associated with progression of human coronary atherosclerosis - Evaluation of pharmaceutical agents for treatment of coronary microvascular disease, endothelial dysfunction, coronary vasospasm and non obstructive atherosclerosis - Biomechanics of permanent and Bioresorbable coronary vascular devices Dr. Samady is Deputy Editor of JACC Cardiovascular Interventions, is on the editorial board of numerous cardiovascular journals, and is extensively published.
Dr. Kern is Chief of Medicine, VA Long Beach Health Care System, Professor of Medicine, University California,...
Dr. Kern is Chief of Medicine, VA Long Beach Health Care System, Professor of Medicine, University California, Irvine. He continues to perform and teach cardiac catheterization and PCI. Dr. Kern is ABIM Certified in Internal Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases and Interventional Cardiology and is a past president and now a Master Fellow of the SCAI. His research interests in coronary blood flow, intravascular physiology, intravascular ultrasound, vulnerable plaque and evaluation of cardiovascular hemodynamics. He has authored several textbooks, notably The Cardiac Catheterization Handbook, 6th ed. and its companion The Interventional Cardiac Cath Handbook, 4th ed.