Speaker details

Vojko Kanič

Vojko Kanič, M.D., PhD
University Medical Centre Maribor
Cardiology and Angiology Department
Maribor, Slovenia    

Medical degree: Medical Faculty in University of Ljubljana, Slovenia, 1982; Professional State Exam, 1984; National Board exam, 1991; Postgraduate training in internal medicine and clinical cardiology and angiology and interventional cardiology: University Medical Centre Maribor, 1986 – present; PhD - 2015 Medical Faculty Maribor.

Aditional centres of learning
Clinical Centre Ljubljana, Slovenia, Clinical Centre Zagreb, Croatia, Texas Heart Institute, Houston, USA, LKH Graz, Austria, Hanusch Hospital, Vienna, Austria, St. Lucas Hospital, Thessaloniki, Greece.

Professional experience
1984 –present     Interventional cardiologist, University Medical Centre Maribor

Professional Societies:
Executive Board of the Slovenian Cardiac Society, European Society of Cardiology,
Eurobifurcation club, EurRota club, Slovenian Medical Society

Key areas of research:
Acute myocardial infarctiion, High risk PCI, Renal falure and PCI; P2Y12 receptor antagonists. Gender differences.

Angiology, American Journal of Cardiology, Circ Cardiovasc Interv, Am Heart J,
Cardiol J, Int Heart J., Wien Klin Wochenschr., PLoS One, Int J Med Sci., Ther Apher Dial., Kidney Blood Press Res, Artif Organs., Med Sci Monit.