Dr Pablo Perel
MD MSc PhD
I am a cardiologist and epidemiologist with expertise in clinical trials systematic reviews, and implementation research. I trained in internal medicine and cardiology in Argentina and did a MSc and PhD in Epidemiology at the LSHTM where I am currently the Director of the Centre for Global NCDs. http://www.lshtm.ac.uk/centres/global_ncd/ .
I am Deputy Editor of the Cochrane Heart Group and the Global Heart Journal.
I divide my time between London and Geneva where I work as Senior Science Advisor for the World Heart Federation.
My main area of teaching are non communicable diseases, clinical trials, systematic reviews , and prognostic research. I teach both at the in-house and distance learning courses. I am the organizer of the short course Issues in Global NCDs, I was co-organizer of the module "Epidemiology of Non-Communicable Diseases", the short course "Systematic reviews and meta-analyses of health research" and the DL module "Reporting and Reviewing Clinical Trials".
I supervise MSc and PhD students.
I have a particular interest on implementation research (including eHealth) on global cardiovascular diseases.
I am currently conducting implementation research studies in India, Colombia and Ghana.