Irene Lang MD

  • Judy Ozkan
  • European Heart Journal, February 2018, Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • DOI: 10.1093/eurheartj/ehy027

Women in Cardiology: Irene Lang MD

Photo by Jacek Dylag on Unsplash

Photo by Jacek Dylag on Unsplash

What is it about?

Irene Lang - an expert on pulmonary vascular disease - is Professor of Vascular Biology at the Medical University of Vienna, Austria. She shares her thoughts on women in cardiology.

Why is it important?

Prof Lang says: 'The evolution of knowledge in pulmonary vascular disease is a fantastic example of modern vascular biology and cardiovascular medicine and has turned out to be one of the most successful areas of cardiology -probably in the top three areas of cardiovascular disease in terms of industry investment'.

Perspectives

Judith Ozkan

Prof Lang's personal and professional observations are both relevant and thought-provoking for today's female trainees.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/eurheartj/ehy027

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