Dr. Paolo G. Camici
San Raffaele Hospital, Milan, Italy
Dr. Paolo G. Camici is Professor of Cardiology at the Vita-Salute University San Raffaele and is a Senior Consultant in Cardiology in the Department of Cardiovascular Medicine at San Raffaele Hospital in Milan, Italy. Until April 2010 he was Professor of Cardiovascular Pathophysiology and Consultant Cardiologist at Hammersmith Hospital in London, which is part of the Imperial College School of Medicine. There, he was also director of the Cardiac PET Program at the MRC Clinical Sciences Centre.
Professor Camici’s practice specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of ischemic heart disease and cardiomyopathies. His research has contributed to the characterization of a novel condition known as coronary microvascular dysfunction, which affects the small vessels of the heart. Professor Camici is also an expert in the treatment of post-ischemic left ventricular dysfunction and heart failure. In addition, he is a recognized international expert in noninvasive cardiac imaging, particularly PET.
Professor Camici is a Fellow of the American Heart Association, the American College of Cardiology, the European Society of Cardiology, the American Heart Association, and the Royal College of Physicians. Since September 2016, he has been Editor in Chief of the International Journal of Cardiology. He has received research grants from the British Heart Foundation, the Medical Research Council, the Wellcome Trust, and the Italian Ministry of Health, and from pharmaceutical companies, including Servier, Novartis, Menarini and Gilead.