Grigorios Korosoglou was born on November 10, 1976. Currently, he is an Associate Professor at the Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany. He has received his Medical degree from the Justus-Liebig University of Giessen in 2000, including his doctoral promotion with Professor Dr. F. Grimminger. Korosoglou then received a fellowship at the Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, Germany, from 2000 to 2005. Moreover, he was a Visiting Scientist at the Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA, from 2005 to 2007. In 2007, he returned to the Department of Cardiology, University of Heidelberg, and, since 2011, he has been working in this department as an Attending Interventional Cardiologist and a Leading Physician for cardiac CT and MRI. He and his group have published over 70 peer-reviewed scientific articles in the area of cardiac imaging, focusing on experimental imaging of the atherosclerotic plaque and on the detection of myocardial ischemia in humans. Furthermore, he has joined scientific and professional societies like the German Society of Cardiology as a Nucleus Member for cardiac computed tomography imaging. In addition, Korosoglou has received a number of prizes and institutional grants, including a prize for one of the best 10 abstracts awarded by the German Society of Cardiology, Grant for New Ultrasound Contrast Agents award by the German Heart Association, and the Max-Schaldach stipend awarded by the German Society of Cardiology.
Biography Updated on 10 June 2012