Prof Asif Hasan Receives Prestigious European Society Of Cardiology Fellowship
Professor Asif Hasan (Director, Centre of Cardiology, Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College (JNMC), Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) has been awarded the prestigious ‘European Society of Cardiology’ fellowship in recognition of his significant contribution in cardiology.
Prof Hasan said that there will be workshops, academic programmes and guest-lectures in JNMC in the coming months.
He added that there are plans to soon start classes of Balloon Mitral Valvotomy (procedure for increasing opening of narrowed or stenotic valve) cases of Mitral Stenosis Secondary to Rheumatic heart disease. “There are further plans of starting classes for cases of device closure in congenital heart disease and device therapy to prevent heart failure,” said Prof Hasan.
“Around 800 cases of interventions have been done in the past one-year at JNMC’s cath-lab,” informed Prof Hasan.