Dr Vijay Chopra is the Senior Director of Clinical Cardiology, Heart Failure and Research in the Heart Failure Programme at the Max Super Specialty Hospital in Saket, New Delhi, India. He is considered a pioneer in preventive cardiology, and has worked extensively in the management of patients with advanced heart disease. He has been principal investigator of numerous international clinical trials.
Dr Chopra's research interests include preventive cardiology, heart failures and advanced heart diseases. He was awarded the Kutumbiah Prize in Clinical Medicine from CMC Vellore in 1972. He founded the Heart Failure Association of India (HFAI), and served as its first president from 2014 - 2019.
Dr Chopra has over 50 publications in peer-reviewed journals.