Heart School

A.Y. 2018-2019

6 November 2018 Welcome meeting A.A. 2018-2019

Dr Balabushka, Dr Matiash, Dr Abag-Dem, Dr Kokor, Dr Ayupo


On 21 December 2018 in the BEAUTIFUL FRAME of the Social Theater of Bergamo, the International Heart School Onlus Foundation received the silver medal and Civic Merit. The prize was awarded by the mayor of Bergamo Giorgio Gori and the president of the municipal council Marzia Marchesi. The award was received by the Vice President of the IHS Dr Marco Venier and the Scientific Director of the IHS Prof. Paolo Ferrazzi. Some students from the school were also present at the evening: Dr Kokor, Dr Abag-Dem and Dr Matiashvili


The president of the municipal council Marchesi, Prof Ferrazzi, Dr Venier and the mayor Gori


Dr Abag-Dem and Dr Kokor

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7 November 2019 presentation of the master theses of the students of the A.Y. 2018-2019 and delivery of diplomas.

1. Dr Kokor Charles-Francis (Ghana)
Reference hospital: A.O. Papa Giovanni XXIII, Bergamo
Thesis title: Transfemoral transcatheter aortic valve implantation mortality & survival post procedure in relation to the logistic euroscore

2. Dr Abag-Dem Lynette (Ghana)
Reference hospital: A.O. Papa Giovanni XXIII, Bergamo
Thesis title: Pediatric myocarditis: the epidemiology of cases, prognosis and clinical predictors of left ventricular recovery

3. Dr Ayupo Nodreen (Uganda)
Reference hospital: Hesperia Hospital, Modena
Thesis title: Outcomes following the use of cytosorb therapy at Hesperia Hospital

4. Dr Balabushka Volodymyr (Ucraina)
Reference hospital: Niguarda, Milan
Thesis title: RV-PA reconstruction with conduits: Niguarda experience

4. Dr Matiash Alexsandr (Ucraina)
Reference hospital: Policlinico di Monza
Thesis title: Ross procedure, outcomes and quality of life after Ross reintervention

Dr Kokor and his tutor, Dr Balestrieri

Dr Abag-Dem Lynette with her tutor, Prof. Ferrazzi; the coordinator of the master of cardiology and cardiac surgery, Drssa Costa; Dr Gislao ofrom San Gerardo Hospital, Dr Zyrianov ex student of the school

Dr Balabushka with his tutor, Dr Marianeschi

Dr Matiash with his tutor, Prof. Ferrazzi

Dr Ayupo Nodreen with her tutor, Dr Meli

Students of the A.Y. 2018-2019