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Professor Marion Delcroix

Belgium
Professor Marion Delcroix
Professor Marion Delcroix

Belgium

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Marion Delcroix, MD, PhD, graduated from the Free University of Brussels, where she specialized in respiratory medicine. She is currently Professor of Medicine and of Respiratory Physiology at the Universities of Leuven and Kortrijk, Belgium. She is Head of the Pulmonary Hypertension Program, in charge of the Respiratory High Care Unit, and Vice-Chair of the Council for Rare Diseases of the University Hospitals of Leuven.

She has been involved in the routine care of over 2000 patients with PH and has participated in main pivotal trials for the treatment of PAH. Marion Delcroix was a task force member at the 3rd to 6th World Symposia on PH, a nucleus member of the Working Group on Pulmonary Circulation & RV Function of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) and is a founding member of the International CTEPH Association (ICA).

She has over 200 publications, with research interests focusing on pulmonary circulation and gas exchange, cardiac imaging, and the role of inflammation in the pathogenesis of PAH and CTEPH and is an editorial board member of the European Respiratory Journal.

Lastly, she was involved as core member for PH in the European Reference Network (ERN)-lung and as Assembly Head for Pulmonary Vascular Diseases of the European Respiratory Society (ERS). She is a fellow of the ESC and of the ERS.

 

 

20000314 | Date of preparation: January 2020
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