Professor of Medicine, Cardiology and Professor of Population Health Science and Policy
Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, NY, US
Roxana Mehran is Professor of Medicine, Cardiology and Professor of Population Health Science and Policy at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York. She is also Director of Interventional Cardiovascular Research and Clinical Trials at The Zena and Michael A Weiner Cardiovascular Institute at Mount Sinai Hospital where, over the past 5 years, she has led the development of a globally respected data and clinical coordination centre to support large, multicentre, multinational clinical trials designed to help improve outcomes and quality of life for patients undergoing interventional cardiovascular procedures. In recent years, her work has had a special emphasis on gaining a deeper understanding of anticoagulation and antiplatelet regimens post angioplasty and transcatheter valve replacement; and collection and interpretation of sex-specific data in cardiovascular clinical trials.
Prof Mehran serves on editorial board of multiple peer reviewed journals, including Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Circulation and Circulation Research. She currently serves on the board of trustees of Society of Cardiac Angiography and Intervention, as a member of the Program Committee for the American Heart Association Scientific Sessions, as a member of the board of directors for Harboring Hearts, and as Program Chair for Society of Cardiac Angiography and Interventions' Women in Innovations Initiative, and is the Chief Scientific Officer of the Clinical Trials Center at the Cardiovascular Research Foundation.
Prof Mehran is on the editorial board of Interventional Cardiology: Reviews, Research, Resources.