Inselspital, University Hospital Bern, Bern, Switzerland
Dr Marco Valgimigli is associate professor of cardiology and senior interventional cardiologist at the Inselspital Universitätsspital Bern. He obtained his medical degree, summa cum laude, from the University of Bologna, and completed his training in internal medicine at the same university. He received a degree in cardiological sciences at the University of Ferrara and a PhD in interventional cardiology at Erasmus Medical Center in Rotterdam.
Dr Valgimigli’s areas of research are wide ranging and include high-risk percutaneous interventions (PCI); invasive treatment of myocardial ischaemia (MI); reparative medicine with adult stem cells during MI and heart failure; antithrombotic therapy during and after PCI; and prognostic stratification during acute coronary syndromes and MI.