International Faculty

Dr. Jeroen Bax

Professor of Cardiology and Director of Noninvasive Imaging at Leiden University Medical Center in Leiden, The Netherlands

President-Elect of the European Society of Cardiology, Dr. Bax has long served the ESC in numerous capacities, including chair of the Cardiology Practice Guidelines Committee, Chair of the Scientific Program, Co-Chair of two International Conferences on Nuclear Cardiology, Chair of the Press Committee, and Co-Editor of two books on cardiac imaging. Dr. Bax continues to serve as Co-Director of the ETP course on Nuclear Cardiology, a position he has held since 2003.ESC President-Elect (2014 – 2016).

Currently an Associate Editor of the European Heart Journal and a Section Editor for UptoDate, Dr. Bax sits on the editorial boards of five additional professional journals and previously was an Associate Editor for the Journal of the American College of Cardiology. Widely published, Dr. Bax’s major research interest is in applying various noninvasive imaging techniques in clinical cardiology, including coronary artery disease, arrhythmias, and heart failure.. His main interests include clinical cardiology, heart failure, cardiac resynchronization therapy and the application of all different imaging modalities to these clinical fields.