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Nov 7, 2013

New member in the CCI management team


Starting October 1st 2013, Kristina Hermann Haugaa is the Center director of cardiology research of the CCI management team.

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Background:

Dr Kristina Hermann Haugaa, PhD, FESC, is a consultant Cardiologist at the Dept of Cardiology, Oslo University Hospital, Rikshospitalet. She is a board certified specialist in Internal Medicine and Cardiology. Dr Haugaa finished her PhD thesis in 2010 which included electromechanical studies in patients with cardiac genetic disorders and patients after myocardial infarction. Research is focused on developing risk stratifying tools for life threatening ventricular arrhythmias and sudden cardiac death. Dr Haugaa is a board member and secretary of the Norwegian Society of Cardiology and of the Nordic ARVC registry.

Research Interest (general):

  • Risk prediction of ventricular arrhythmias
  • Electromechanical interactions and imaging
  • Inherited cardiac disorders including ionchannelopathies and cardiomyopathies
 
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