Associate Professor, Consultant Cardiology and Critical Care

Department of Medicine I, University Hospital - Würzburg, Germany


Johann Bauersachs is an Associate Professor at the University Hospital of Würzburg (Germany) in the Division of Cardiology. He has Board Certifications in Internal Medicine Cardiology and Critical Care. He received two Awards from the German Society of Cardiology (2001, 2004) and more recently the Parmley-Award of the American College of Cardiology in 2007.

His current research topics are healing and remodeling after myocardial infarction; cardiac ischemia- and reperfusion injury; cardiac regeneration by progenitor cells; endothelial progenitor cells, endothelial dysfunction and platelet activation in coronary artery disease, myocardial infarction, hypertension and diabetes mellitus.

He is member of the Editorial Board of Cardiovascular Research, European Journal of Clinical Investigation, and Basic Research in Cardiology.

Johann Bauersachs is the President of the European Section of the Aldosterone Council (ESAC) in Germany since 2006.