Affiliated to research
Dr. Ashwin Venkateshvaran is a scientist at Karolinska Institutet and a cardiac imaging specialist at the Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm. He received his PhD in Medicine (Medicine doctorsexamen) in 2016 from the Kungliga Tekniska Högskolan (KTH), Stockholm. His current research explores novel applications of cardiac imaging in the setting of heart disease and pulmonary hypertension.
Dr Venkateshvaran is well-published and is a recognized international educator in cardiac ultrasound. He is a Fellow of the American Society of Echocardiography (FASE) and the European Society of Cardiology (FESC).
Academic honours, awards and prizes
Dr Venkateshvaran graduated top of his class during his first cycle university program, received the Young Investigator Award (YIA) from the Indian Echocardiographic Society in 2013 and an international Clinical Research award during the World Summit of Echocardiography in 2013. He became a Fellow of the American Society of Echocardiography in 2017 and Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology in 2020.