Medical Advisors

Prof. Dr. Nicolas M. van Mieghem
Dr. Nicolas M. Van Mieghem obtained his medical degree and cardiology degree at the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. After subsequent Fellowships in interventional cardiology in Ziekenhuis Oost-Limburg Genk, Belgium, Lenox Hill Hospital, New York, USA and Erasmus Medical Center, Rotterdam, the Netherlands, he joined the department of interventional cardiology in the Thoraxcenter, Erasmus MC as a senior staff member in February 2010. He is the clinical director of interventional cardiology since 2014. He became full professor of interventional cardiology in September 2019.

Prof. Dr. R. Lorusso
Prof. Dr. Lorusso studied medicine at the University of Milan, Italy and graduated in 1987 with Magna cum Laude.
He worked at the Maastricht University Hospital in 1990 at CTC research and in 1996 and 1997 at the University Hospital of Leuven, Belgium and obtained his PhD in Maastricht in 1998. He was a staff member of Cardiac Surgery and head of the Experimental Lab at Brescia Community Hospital in Italy.
He was also scientific secretary of the Italian Society of Cardiac Surgery (2007-2008), director of the EACTS (European Association for Cardio-Thoracic Surgery) School (2008-2012) in Bergamo (Italy) and Windsor (UK), is now President of Euro-ELSO, the European part of ELSO (Extracorporeal Life Support Organization) and member of the ELSO Executive Committee.

PD Dr. med. Marcus Wiemer
Director of Clinic for Cardiology and Internal Intensive Care Medicine
(University Center for Internal Medicine)
Mühlenkreiskliniken, Johannes Wesling Klinikum Minden Germany.