REVA Medical has enlisted the support of prominent interventional cardiologists to serve on its Scientific Advisory Board and help guide the development and introduction of new products.
Gregg W. Stone, MD, FACC, FSCAI is Professor of Medicine at Columbia University and Director of Cardiovascular Research and Education for the Center for Interventional Vascular Therapy at the Columbia Medical Center and the Cardiovascular Research Foundation in New York. His medical practice at the New York-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center is focused on interventional cardiology. He has served as principal investigator for more than 40 national and international multicenter randomized trials, authored more than 1,000 book chapters, manuscripts and abstracts published in peer-reviewed literature and delivered thousands of lectures around the world. Together with Dr. Martin B. Leon, Dr. Stone is the Director of Transcatheter Cardiovascular Therapeutics (TCT), the world’s largest symposium on interventional cardiology and vascular medicine. Dr. Stone is board certified in interventional cardiology, cardiovascular diseases and internal medicine.
Alexandre A. Abizaid, MD is Chief of Coronary Interventions at Institute Dante Pazzanese of Cardiology in Sao Paulo, Brazil, a Visiting Professor of Medicine at Columbia University and a practicing interventional cardiologist at Albert Einstein Hospital in Sao Paulo. He has served as principal investigator for numerous international trials and authored more than 400 abstracts presented at international meetings. Dr. Abizaid is a member of the Sao Paulo State of Brazil Society of Cardiology and the Latin American Society of Interventional Cardiology, a fellow-trainee of the American College of Cardiology, and certified as a Specialist in Cardiology by the Brazilian Society of Interventional Cardiology.