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The Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication

Prevention And Eradication 2636 South Loop West Suite 555

Houston, Texas 77054

United States

Company Description

The Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication (SHAPE) is a non-profit organization that promotes education and research related to prevention, detection, and treatment of heart attacks. SHAPE is committed to raising public awareness about revolu ... more

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Background Information

Employment History

President

MEDITEX EB-5 Regional Center

President and Chief Executive Officer

CardioNexus Corporation

Founder and President

AHEA

Inventor of the Technology and Director of the Vulnerable Plaque Research Center

UT-Houston

Affiliations

Cardiology Faculty Member and Co-Director of the Vulnerable Plaque Research Department
Texas Heart Institute

Founder
Endothelix Inc

Cardiology Faculty Member and Co-Director of the Vulnerable Plaque Research Department
University of Texas Health Science Center

Scientific Advisory Board Member
IC Therapeutics Inc

Founder
Association for Eradication of Heart Attack

Founder, Board of Directors Member and Scientific Advisory Board Member
ThermaRx, Inc.

Faculty Member
University of Texas

Founder
Red Circle

Founder
Society for Eradication of Heart Attack

Founder
Invention-Innovation-Investment Ventures

Member of the Cardiology Faculty
theUniversity

Founder and President
AEHA

Education

M.D.

MD

Tehran University of Medical Sciences

Web References (172 Total References)


EB5 Team | Meditex EB5 Regional Center

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Morteza Naghavi, M.D.

Dr. Naghavi is a physician scientist, entrepreneur and venture capitalist with interests in preventive healthcare and medical technologies. He graduated as a M.D. from Tehran University and was trained as a cardiovascular physician scientist at the University of Texas Health Science Center and Texas Heart Institute under distinguished cardiologists late Dr. Ward Casscells and Dr. James T. Willerson. Dr. Naghavi is the founder of SHAPE (Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication) and is recognized as a leader in preventive initiatives for early detection and treatment of atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases. Dr. Naghavi has numerous inventions and founded several medical companies. He is currently the President and CEO of MEDITEX.


Morteza Naghavi, ...

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Morteza Naghavi, M.D. Dr. Naghavi is a physician scientist, entrepreneur and venture capitalist with interests in preventive healthcare and medical technologies. He graduated as a M.D. from Tehran University and was trained as a cardiovascular physician scientist at the University of Texas Health Science Center and Texas Heart Institute under distinguished cardiologists late Dr. Ward Casscells and Dr. James T. Willerson. Dr. Naghavi is the founder of SHAPE (Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication) and is recognized as a leader in preventive initiatives for early detection and treatment of atherosclerotic cardiovascular diseases. Dr. Naghavi has numerous inventions and founded several medical companies. He is currently the President and CEO of MEDITEX. (more...)


Management Team

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Morteza Naghavi, M.D.

Dr. Naghavi is an innovative physician scientist and entrepreneur with special interests in the fields of cardiovascular medicine and medical technologies. As a former cardiology faculty at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston and Director of the Vulnerable Plaque Research Department at the Texas Heart Institute, he made several inventions and contributed to creating the field of "vulnerable plaque", the immediate underlying cause of heart attacks. Early works by Dr. Naghavi and colleagues resulted in the foundation of Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC), the leading vulnerable plaque detection company. Dr. Naghavi invented the Digital Thermal Monitoring of vascular function which provides a noninvasive, inexpensive, and easy-to-use tool for screening asymptomatic at risk patients and monitoring vascular response to therapy. Through his years of active contribution to the field of early detection and prevention of cardiovascular disease, Dr. Naghavi founded the Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication (SHAPE) and is the Chairman of the SHAPE Task Force, a non-profit international coalition focusing on the advancement of cardiovascular risk assessment. Dr. Naghavi is the founder and former CEO of Endothelix, Inc. Click here for an expanded bio.


Artificial Intelligence to Predict Who Will Have a Heart Attack in the Next 12 Months

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The meeting is led by Dr. Morteza Naghavi the founder and executive director of SHAPE and features leading cardiovascular researchers from around the world..

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Morteza Naghavi, M.D. Founder of SHAPE and Executive Chairman of the SHAPE Task Force
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Morteza Naghavi, M.D. Founder and Executive Chairman of the SHAPE Task Force, President of MEDITEX, Houston, TX
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Morteza Naghavi, M.D. - Executive Chairman PK Shah, M.D. - Chair of Scientific Board
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M.D., Wolfgang Koenig, M.D., Ph.D., Iftikhar J. Kullo, M.D., Daniel Lane, M.D., Ph.D., David Maron, M.D., Roxana Mehran, M.D., Ralph Metcalfe, Ph.D., Morteza Naghavi, M.D., Khurram Nasir, M.D., M.P.H., Tasneem Z. Naqvi, M.D., Jagat Narula, M.D., Paolo Raggi, M.D., George P. Rodgers, M.D., James HF Rudd, Ph.D., John A. Rumberger, PhD, M.D., Robert S. Schwartz, M.D., PK Shah, M.D., Leslee Shaw, Ph.D., David Spence, M.D., H. Robert Superko, M.D., Henrik Sillesen, M.D., Ph.D., Pierre-Jean Touboul, M.D.
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Dr Naghavi (SHAPE Founder)
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Dr Naghavi (SHAPE Founder)
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Dr Naghavi (SHAPE Founder)
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Dr Naghavi (SHAPE Founder)


Scientific Advisory Board

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Dr. Falk is a collaborator of Dr. Naghavi and a member of Endothelix Scientific Advisory Board.

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Morteza Naghavi, M.D.
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Morteza Naghavi, M.D.
Dr. Naghavi is an innovative physician scientist and entrepreneur with special interests in the fields of cardiovascular medicine and medical technologies. As a former cardiology faculty at the University of Texas Health Science Center in Houston and Director of the Vulnerable Plaque Research Department at the Texas Heart Institute, he made several inventions and contributed to creating the field of "vulnerable plaque", the immediate underlying cause of heart attacks. Early works by Dr. Naghavi and colleagues resulted in the foundation of Volcano Corporation (NASDAQ: VOLC), the leading vulnerable plaque detection company. Dr. Naghavi invented the Digital Thermal Monitoring of vascular function which provides a noninvasive, inexpensive, and easy-to-use tool for screening asymptomatic at risk patients and monitoring vascular response to therapy. Through his years of active contribution to the field of early detection and prevention of cardiovascular disease, Dr. Naghavi founded the Society for Heart Attack Prevention and Eradication (SHAPE) and is the Chairman of the SHAPE Task Force, a non-profit international coalition focusing on the advancement of cardiovascular risk assessment. Dr. Naghavi is the founder and former CEO of Endothelix, Inc. Click here for an expanded bio.

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