Prof. Dr. Bilal Boztosun
Medipol University Hospital
Prof. Dr. Bilal Boztosun, Interventional Cardiologist at Istanbul Koşuyolu Heart and Research Hospital.
He graduated from Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine in 1990. In 1991, he started his cardiology specialization at Istanbul Koşuyolu Heart Hospital. He completed his residency at the same hospital in 1995 and received the title of Associate Professor of Cardiology in 1998. He received the Young Researcher Award in 2000. He worked as Chief Assistant and Clinical Chief at Kosuyolu Heart Hospital at varying intervals. In 2005, he was appointed as a Professor in the Department of Cardiology at Yeditepe University. He was appointed as the head of the Cardiology Department in 2008. In 2000, he won the European Society of Cardiology Educational Scholarship Award. He worked in the Netherlands Erasmus University Thoraxcenter cardiology department in 2001-2003 and realized the first applications of drug-eluting cardiac stents in the world and received his PhD at Erasmus University in 2003. He worked as a board member and assistant general secretary at the Turkish Cardiology Association. He was the Founding President of the Turkish Society of Cardiology Interventional Cardiology Association between 2010-2012. In 2010, he was elected to the European Society of Cardiology Board of Directors, of which 52 countries are members, as the only board member from Turkey. Medicated Stent Inserted in the Heart Vessels and Virtual Heart Angiography (CT Angiography), heart valve diseases are among the main research areas. There are books published on this subject. He has >100 publications published abroad in the field of Cardiology. His publications have been cited >3000. RG score value is 40.43 and Impact Point is 734.5. He is on the advisory board of many international cardiology organizations. He is a member of the Scientific Advisory Board of the European Society of Cardiology, Association of Interventional Cardiology.
European Cardiology Interventional Cardiology Working Group MembershipTurkish Chamber of Physicians
Member of the Board of the Turkish Society of Cardiology; assistant Secretary General
Turkish Society of Cardiology; President of the 1st Association of Interventional Cardiology
Turkish Society of Cardiology; Member of Interventional Cardiology Working Group (Secretary General)
Turkish Society of Cardiology; Lipid Working Group, Board Member (2000-2002)
Fellow of the American Society of Cardiology (FACC)
Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC)
Member of the European Cardiology Cardiac Imaging Working Group
European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Interventional Cardiology Department Scientific Advisory Board Member (2010-2011)
European Society of Cardiology (ESC) Board Member (2010-2012)