Emergency Information Take Over
Tuesday, September 30, 2008
Dr. Mehra is adding editor duties to his busy schedule.
Mandeep R. Mehra, MD, who is the chief of cardiology at the University of Maryland Medical Center in Baltimore and professor of medicine and head of the Division of Cardiology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine, has been appointed editor of the Journal of Heart and Lung Transplantation, effective July 2009. The journal is published by the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation (ISHLT).
Dr. Mehra is also the current president of ISHLT. The society brings together a wide range of transplant specialists including cardiologists, cardiopulmonary surgeons, basic scientists, ethicists and nurses. ISHLT promotes educational programs, scientific exchange and develops guideline statements in addition to its sponsorship of the journal.
University of Maryland School of Medicine