Qualifications : M.Sc. cardiology, Cairo university 2014. (Currently Ph.D candidate in Cardiovascular medicine ) Special field of interest: Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, Dyslipidemia , Hypertension, Familial hypercholesterolemia Postal address: Egypt, Cairo, Nasr city
Current job : President of the Iraqi lipid clinics network

Mutaz Al-Khnifsawi

Ph.D candidate in Cardiovascular medicine


International positions:
1-National lead investigator EAS-FHSC Imperial college UK.

2- Investigator at the international FH coalition ( FH foundation USA).

3-Member of the executive committee, IAS regional federation ( MENA and Africa ).

4- Member of the FH advocacy group organization (WHF, Geneva ).

5- Member of HICC team .


1-Member of the European atherosclerosis society 2-Member of the International atherosclerosis society 3-Member of the European society of cardiology

International activities :

Many international events in cardiovascular medicine , atherosclerosis and familial lipid disorders all over the world .


Certificate of expertise in Atherosclerosis ( The European atherosclerosis society 2016).


International atherosclerosis society and Oman society of lipid and atherosclerosis award ( in recognition for establishment of the Iraqi lipid clinics network ) February 2018 .


1-Overview of the current status of familial hypercholesterolemia care in
over 60 countries – The EAS Familial Hypercholesterolemia Studies Collaboration (FHSC) 2018.

2- Reducing the Clinical and Public Health Burden
of Familial Hypercholesterolemia
A Global Call to Action
Representatives of the Global Familial Hypercholesterolemia Community 2020


Iraqi Lipid Clinics Network