CSANZ 2020

Anelechi Anyanwu

Professor and Vice Chair, Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, The Mount Sinai Hospital, USA

Anelechi Anyanwu, MD, is Professor and Vice-Chair of the Department of Cardiovascular Surgery at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai. He is also the Surgical Director for Heart Transplantation and Mechanical Circulatory Support at the Mount Sinai Health System.

Dr Anyanwu’s interests include mitral valve repair, re-operative valvular surgery, multi-arterial CABG and heart failure surgery. He trained in Cardiothoracic Surgery at the Harefield Hospital, London, United Kingdom and affiliated hospitals in the University of London Network and has been on the faculty at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York since 2006. Dr Anyanwu has published and lectured widely on various aspects of adult cardiac surgery and outcomes evaluation and has been an investigator for multiple clinical trials.

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