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Olivier Muller is the new Professor and Chairman of Cardiology at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and the University of Lausanne

DOI : https://doi.org/10.4414/cvm.2018.00574
Publication Date : 08.08.2018
Cardiovasc Med. 2018;21(0708):202

Olivier Muller is the new Professor and Chairman of Cardiology at the Centre Hospitalier Universitaire Vaudois and the University of ­Lausanne

Professor Olivier Muller, born in 1970, is a board certified and experienced cardiologist, with particular expertise in the endovascular treatment of coronary artery disease. After obtaining his MD/PhD at the University of Lausanne, Switzerland, he studied internal medicine and cardiology at Lausanne University Hospital. He then went on to complete a 3-year post-doctoral fellowship in the catheterisation laboratory of Bernard De Bruyne, William Wijns and Emanuele Barbato in the Cardiovascular Centre of the Onze-Lieve-Vrouw Kliniek in Aalst, Belgium. Following his return to Switzerland in 2010, he became attending physician, and in 2018 he was appointed head of the cardiology service at Lausanne University Hospital.

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Olivier Muller is the author of more than 130 publications in peer-reviewed, high impact factor journals and is currently involved in several trials related to the treatment of coronary artery disease, with a focus on myocardial infarction and coronary artery physiology. He is currently member of the Swiss working group for interventional cardiology. During the past 10 years, Olivier Muller has substantially contributed to improving education in the field of management of complications during coronary intervention. He is co-course director of the “Endovascular cardiac complication (ECC)” Lausanne Meeting and is highly involved in the PCRonline educational platform dedicated to management of complications during coronary intervention.

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