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Carlos M. Ferrario, MD, FACA, FACC

Professor of Physiology and Pharmacology
Director, Hypertension and Vascular Research Center, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Dr. Carlos M. Ferrario graduated from the University of Buenos Aires Medical School in 1963. After his postgraduate training in cardiology at the University of Geteborg and the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, he joined the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in 1966.

At the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, he was under the mentorship of Dr. Irvine H. Page, a pioneer in hypertension research. There, he developed his promising career and held numerous important positions such as the Chairman of Cardiovascular Research. He also pioneered research in the renin-angiotensin system, one of which led to his famous discovery of the function of angiotensin-(1-7) and ACE-2. In 1992, Dr. Ferrario assumed the directorship of the Hypertension and Vascular Disease Center of the Wake Forest University School of Medicine.

Dr. Ferrario has published over 500 papers, 3 books, and 70 book chapters. Just from that, one can easily imagine the degree of dedication to the advancement of cardiovascular research.