Prof. Maciej Banach

Polish Mother’s Memorial Hospital – Research Institute, Lodz (Poland)​

Founder and President of International Lipid Expert Panel

Prof. Maciej Banach is a member of the Executive Committee of European Atherosclerosis Society (EAS) working as an Advisor in Matters related to European Union Relations/Contacts, and the International Atherosclerosis Society (IAS) Regional Federation Executive Committee Member for Europe. He is a Founder and Head of the Polish Lipid Association (PoLA) (2011-) – the official partner of National Lipid Association (NLA, US) and Lodz Chapter of Polish Society of Hypertension (2009-). He is the founder of the Lipid and Blood Pressure Meta-analysis Collaboration (LBPMC; lbpmcgroup.umed.pl) Group (2012-) – a group of over 150 worldwide experts aimed to investigate the most important issues in the field of lipid disorders, hypertension, nutrition and cardiovascular risk, as well as the International Lipid Expert Panel (ILEP; ilep.eu) (2015-), currently with >50 national society members, which has been founded to prepare recommendations in the area of preventive cardiology in the most debatable issues that have not been covered in the existing guidelines. 

Abdulla M.A Shehab

United Arab Emirates University

Adrian Hernandez Diaz

University of Connecticut, USA

Universidad San Ignacio de Loyola (USIL), Peru

Amirhossein Sahebkar

Mashhad University of Medical Sciences, Iran

Andreas Zirlik

Medical University Graz, Austria

Ashraf Reda

Menofia University, Egypt

Atanas G. Atanasov

Ludwig Boltzmann Institute for Digital Health and Patient Safety, Austria

Bojko Bjelakovic

University Clinical Center, Serbia

Cicero Arrigo F. G.

University of Bologna, Italy

Collet Xavier

Institut Fédératif de Recherche Claude de Preval, France

Dan Gaita

Universitatea de Medicina si Farmacie Victor Babes, Romania

Daniel Pella

L. Pasteur University Hospital, Slovak Republic

Dimitri P. Mikhailidis

University College London Medical School, UK

Dimitri Richter

Euroclinic Hospital, Greece

Djuric Dragan

University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Republic of Serbia

Dragos Vinereanu

University of Medicine and Pharmacy Carol Davila, Romania

Eric Bruckert

Pitié-Salpêtrière University Hospital, Paris, France

Erkin Mirrakhimov

Kyrgyz State Medical Academy,
Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

Fahad Alnouri

Prince Sultan Cardiac Center, Saudi Arabia

Gani Bajraktari

University of Prishtina, Kosovo

Gustavs Latkovskis

Paul Stradins Clinical University Hospital, Latvia

György Paragh

University of Debrecen, Hungary

Hung-I Yeh

Mackay Medical College, Taiwan

Jacek Jóźwiak

Jemaa Riadh

Karam Kostner

Mater Private Hospital Brisbane, Australia

Manfredi Rizzo

University of Palermo, Italy

Marat V. Ezhov

National Medical Cardiology Research Center, Russia

Margus Viigimaa

Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia

Matteo Pirro

University of Perugia, Italy

Mohsen Mazidi

King’s College London, UK

Nair Devaki

Royal Free Hospital and North Middlesex University Hospital, UK

Nathan Wong

University of California at Irvine, USA

Naveed Sattar

University of Glasgow, UK

Patrick Moriarty

University of Kansas Medical Center, USA

Peter P. Toth

University of Illinois College of Medicine, USA

Peter Penson

Liverpool John Moores University, UK

Raimondas Kubilius

Hospital of the Lithuanian University of Health Sciences, Lithuania

Raman Puri

Indraprastha Apollo Hospitals, New Delhi, India

Seth S. Martin

Johns Hopkins University, USA

Stephan von Haehling

University of Göttingen Medical School, Germany

Steven R. Jones

The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA

Zaneta Petrulioniene

Vilnius University, Lithuania

Zeljko Reiner

University of Zagreb, Croatia

A. David Marais

University of Cape Town, South Africa

Claudia Stefanutti

Sapienza University of Rome, Italy

G. B. John Mancini

University of British Columbia, Canada

Michal Vrablik

Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic

Olena Mitchenko

Strazhesko Institute of Cardiology, National Academy of Medical Sciences, Ukraine

Tomasz Tomasik

Jagiellonian University Medical College, Poland

Zlatko Fras

University Medical Centre Ljubljana, Slovenia

Fahma Amar

The University of Minnesota, USA

Olivier Descamps

Center for Medical Research at Jolimont, Belgium

Ronen Durst

Hadassah Medical Center, Israel

Branislav Vohnout

Slovak Medical University in Bratislava, Slovakia

Agata Bielecka-Dąbrowa

Polish Mother’s Memorial Hospital – Research Institute, Poland

Arman Postadzhiyan

Saint Anne University Hospital, Bulgaria

Amit Khera

Massachusetts General Hospital, USA

Belma Pojskic

Institute for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Evangelos Liberopoulos

University of Ioannina School of Health Sciences, Greece

Mutaz Alkhnifsawi

University of Al-Qadisiyah, Iraq

Niki Katsiki

Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

Seyed Mohammad Nabavi

Baqiyatallah University of Medical Sciences, Iran

Sonu Bhaskar

Liverpool Hospital, Sydney