Collaborators not Cases: Engaging patients in aortic dissection research - Prof.ssa Sherene Shalhub 27/04/2022

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Prof.ssa Sherene Shalhub


Mercoledì 27 aprile 2022, dalle ore 15:00 alle ore 16:30, la Prof.ssa Sherene Shalhub, Chirurgo Vascolare e Professore Associato di Chirurgia presso l'Università di Washington, Seattle, USA, terrà una lecture dal titolo: "Collaborators not Cases: Engaging patients in aortic dissection research".


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Sherene Shalhub, MD MPH FACS is a vascular/endovascular surgeon and an associate professor of Surgery in the department of Surgery, at the University of Washington in Seattle. After receiving her MD degree from the University of South Florida in Tampa, She completed General Surgery and Vascular Surgery training at the University of Washington. She then spent a year as faculty at the University of Texas in Houston, before returning to join the faculty at the University of Washington. She is the director of the Multidisciplinary Vascular Genetics Clinic and her clinical practice includes a special focus on treating patients with genetically triggered aortopathies and arteriopathies such as Marfan, Loeys Dietz, and Vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndromes. 

Dr. Shalhub is actively involved in research which assess the impact of medical management and surgical procedures on patients with aortic dissections and improves the practice of surgery through education, training, and policy initiatives. Her research work is federally funded by the Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI). Dr Shalhub serves as the Vice Chair of the National Registry of Genetically Triggered Thoracic Aortic Aneurysms and Cardiovascular Conditions (GenTAC) Alliance Science working group, is member of the Professional advisory board for the Marfan Foundation and the Ehlers-Danlos Society medical and scientific board. Dr Shalhub is also a collaborator in the International Registry of Aortic Dissections (IRAD), the Montalcino Aortic Consortium (MAC), and the Vascular Low Frequency Disease Consortium (VLFDC). Dr. Shalhub is the editor of the textbook “Hemodialysis Access Fundamentals and Advanced Management” published in 2017.

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