Maciej BanachMD, PhD, FAHA, FESC, FASA, FSGC, FRSPH
Dr. Maciej Banach is a Full Professor of Cardiology, President of Polish Mother's Memorial Hospital - Research Institute, and Head of Department of Hypertension at Medical University of Lodz and a Professor of Cardiology/Consultant in the Department of Nephrology, Hypertension and Family Medicine, Chair of Neprology and Hypertension, at WAM University Hospital in Lodz, Poland. He is a President of Polish Lipid Association (PoLA) and Lodz Chapter of Polish Society of Hypertension (PSH).
Between 2010-2012 he was an Undersecretary of State at Polish Ministry of Science and Higher Education responsible for the financing of science, co-operation with European Union and bilateral international collaborations.
Dr. Banach has published more than 450 original articles, reviews, editorials, book chapters, and electronic publications in the field of hypertension, dyslipidemias, cardiology, nephrology, cardiac surgery, and risk stratification. He is Editor-in-Chief of the journal Archives of Medical Science (IF=1.067), Cardiovascular Continuum and Deputy Editor of Thyroid Research. He is editor or author of 25 books.