Alberto Lorenzatti


Dr. Alberto J. Lorenzatti is currently the Co-Director of the DAMIC Medical Institute / Rusculleda Foundation for Research, Teaching and Patient Care (Head of the Clinical Research network with more than 30 research sites in Argentina) and he was the Chief of Cardiology at the Cordoba Hospital, Cordoba, Argentina (2017- 2021).

University Degrees:

Medical Doctor, National Cordoba University, School of Medicine, 1980.
Specialist in Cardiology, National Cordoba University, 1988.
Certified Clinical Lipidologist, Argentine Lipid Society, 2014.
Certified Medical Expert in Clinical Research and Pharmacology, Cordoba Province Medical Council, 2016.

Academic Background:

Invited Professor of Internal Medicine, Cordoba Catholic University, Argentina.


Current President of the International Society of Cardiovascular Pharmacotherapy (ISCP),
Past President of the Argentine Federation of Cardiology (FAC)2019-2020,
Executive Committee Member, International Atherosclerosis Society (IAS),
Steering Committee Member, ACC International Chapters (ACC),
Co-Founder and Ex-President of the Argentine Lipids Society (2003-2005);
Co-Editor of the European Heart Journal (EHJ),
Co-Editor of the European Cardiology Reviews (ECR)

Research Interests

Dr Lorenzatti is widely involved in clinical research and has served as a Country Lead and a Steering Committee member in many pivotal studies on cardiovascular diseases.

  • Atherosclerosis
  • Lipid Metabolism
  • Inflammation and CHD


More than 800 Abstracts, Publications and Presentations at National and International levels.