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Professor Pablo Perel

MD MSc PhD

Professor
of Clinical Epidemiology

LSHTM
Keppel Street
London
WC1E 7HT
United Kingdom

Tel.
44(0)2079588120

I am a cardiologist and epidemiologist with expertise in clinical trials  , prognosis research, 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 the Co-Director of the Centre for Global Chronic Conditions.

I am Editor of the Global Heart Journal and Editorial Advisor of the Cochrane Heart Group.


I divide my time between London and Geneva where I work as Senior Science Advisor for the World Heart Federation. 
 

Affiliations

Department of Non-communicable Disease Epidemiology

Centres

Centre for Evaluation
Centre for Global Chronic Conditions
Health in Humanitarian Crises Centre

Teaching

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.

Research

I  have a particular interest on implementation research related to innovations (including eHealth) to manage people with cardiovascular diseases in limited-resources and humanitarian settings.  

I am currently conducting cardiovascular implementation research studies in Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Latin America. 

 

Research Area
Clinical trials
Complex interventions
Diagnostics
Health services research
Health systems
Systematic reviews
Global Health
Mobile technologies
Discipline
Epidemiology
Medicine
Disease and Health Conditions
Cardiovascular disease
Injuries
Diabetes
Non-communicable diseases
Region
Latin America & Caribbean (all income levels)
South Asia
Sub-Saharan Africa (all income levels)
World

Selected Publications

EXTERNAL VALIDATION OF AN ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE-GENERATED ALGORITHM TO DETECT LEFT VENTRICULAR SYSTOLIC DYSFUNCTION WITH ELECTROCARDIOGRAPHY IN THE POPULATION
Attia ZI; Benavente ED; Tseng AS; Leon DA; Medina-Inojosa J; Malyutina S; Kapa S; Schirmer H; Kudryavtsev A; Noseworthy P
2020
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Global, regional, and national estimates of the population at increased risk of severe COVID-19 due to underlying health conditions in 2020: a modelling study.
Clark A; Jit M; Warren-Gash C; Guthrie B; Wang HHX; Mercer SW; Sanderson C; McKee M; Troeger C; Ong KL
2020
The Lancet. Global Health
WHF IASC Roadmap on Chagas Disease.
Echeverría LE; Marcus R; Novick G; Sosa-Estani S; Ralston K; Zaidel EJ; Forsyth C; RIbeiro ALP; Mendoza I; Falconi ML
2020
Global heart
Lessons learned about co-creation: developing a complex intervention in rural Peru.
Lazo-Porras M; Perez-Leon S; Cardenas MK; Pesantes MA; Miranda JJ; Suggs LS; Chappuis F; Perel P; Beran D
2020
Global health action
The Heart in the Time of the 'Coronavirus'.
Perel P; Grobbee DE
2020
Global Heart
Yoga-Based Cardiac Rehabilitation After Acute Myocardial Infarction: A Randomized Trial.
Prabhakaran D; Chandrasekaran AM; Singh K; Mohan B; Chattopadhyay K; Chadha DS; Negi PC; Bhat P; Sadananda KS; Ajay VS
2020
Journal of the American College of Cardiology
Periodontitis and Cardiovascular Diseases. Consensus Report.
Sanz M; Del Castillo AM; Jepsen S; Gonzalez-Juanatey JR; D'Aiuto F; Bouchard P; Chapple I; Dietrich T; Gotsman I; Graziani F
2020
Global heart
Periodontitis and cardiovascular diseases: Consensus report.
Sanz M; Marco Del Castillo A; Jepsen S; Gonzalez-Juanatey JR; D'Aiuto F; Bouchard P; Chapple I; Dietrich T; Gotsman I; Graziani F
2020
Journal of clinical periodontology
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