Gerard Pasterkamp is a Professor of experimental Cardiology, Division of Heart and Lungs, UMCU, The Netherlands. His research interests include arterial remodeling in atherosclerosis, biomarker discovery in secondary manifestations of CVD, and large animal models in cardiovascular research. He obtained an M.S. degree from 1998 to 2001 in clinical epidemiology, NIHES degree from the Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Ph.D. degree in the Department of Cardiology, Laboratory of Experimental Cardiology from 1992 to June 1995, and an M.D. degree from the Free University, Amsterdam, from 1982 to 1990. He is a Past Chairman and Member of the nucleus of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC) working group of pathogenesis of atherosclerosis, Member of the Program Committee of the annual scientific sessions of the European Society of Cardiology and the Basic Science Council of the European Society of Cardiology. He is responsible for the Ph.D. educational track cardiovascular research at the Utrecht University.
Biography Updated on 7 October 2011