Dr. Vivek Baliga

Dr Vivek Baliga holds a doctorate in molecular cardiology, and has published numerous papers on endothelial progenitor cells and their role in atherosclerosis and heart disease.
His publication ' Diabetes mellitus and heart failure — an overview of epidemiology and management' was awarded the most downloaded publication of Sage publishers in 2009 and 2010.
He also holds a post graduate diploma in Lipid Management from Middlesex University, UK and an MBA from the University of Phoenix, USA.
He is the current secretary of the Indian Academy of Echocardiography, Karnataka. He is actively involved in organisation of conference for the academy, and has participated and spoken at various meetings and echo workshops.