Carmine Dario Vizza – Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Carmine Dario Vizza, MD, is Associate Professor of Cardiology at the Department of Cardiovascular and Respiratory Disease, and Director of the Pulmonary Hypertension Unit at the University of Rome La Sapienza.
He is the founder and president of the Italian Pulmonary Hypertension Network (IPHNET) which includes 23 Italian PH centers.
Professor Vizza has a large clinical experience in the treatment of pulmonary hypertension, he published widely in the field of pulmonary vascular physiology, pulmonary transplantation and pulmonary hypertension. He participated as principal investigator to several international multicenter randomized study on pulmonary hypertension including ALPHABET, PHAST, EARLY, PHIRST, COMPASS-1, SERAPHIN, AMBITION. He served as a member of the steering committee of the COMPERA registry