Professor Pawel E. Buszman | Cardiology Doctor | Katowice, Poland

Professor Pawel E. Buszman Cardiology Katowice, Poland

About - Professor Pawel E. Buszman

Professor Pawel E. Buszman

Born on 23rd Jan, 1961 in Ruda Sląska, Poland

Current position:

  • Chairman of the Supervisory Board, American Heart of Poland SA
  • CEO, AHP investments, Ltd
  • Full Professor, Medical University of Silesia, Katowice, Poland

Educational Background:

  • M.D. - Medical University of Silesia, 1979-1985 (suma cum laude)
  • PhD – 1990
  • Habilitation (second thesis) - 2000
  • Full Professorship - 2009
  • Internship - Rotating Internship in the teaching hospitals of Medical University of Silesia in Zabrze
     (Medicine, Surgery, Gyn&Obstetrics, Pediatrics)


  • The teaching hospitals of Medical University  of Silesia in Zabrze and Katowice 1986-1992
  • First Degree specialization in Internal Diseases 1988
  • Second Degree Specialization in Internal Diseases (equivalent of MRCP)


  • Silesian Center for Heat Diseases, Zabrze (General Cardiology, Invasive Cardiology,Electrophysiology) (1986-1995)
  • Royal Bromton Hospital (1994-1995)                                       
  • National Board in Cardiology (1955)   

International Faculty:

  • Member of international faculty of TCT, TCT-AP, NFIC, IC-Snowmass
  • Primary Investigator of multicentre international trials: SOS, FREEDOM, SYNTAX, EXCEL, LE MANS, POLONIA, OAT, OASIS 5 and 6, CURRENT, PLATO, LEADERS, RESOLUTE, IBIS-2, TRITON-TIMI 38, SOLID TIMI52


  • Institute of Cardiology, Warsaw-Anin (Electrophysiology)                                       
  • Deborah Heart and Lung Center Browns Mills, NJ, USA (Invasive Cardiology, Electrophysiology)                         
  • 6th Seminar for Young Cardiologist Rehabilitation Klinik, Bad Krozingen, Germany     
  • Department of Invasive Cardiology Royal Brompton Hospital, London, UK (training in the new techniques of percutaneous myocardial revascularisation)                                                 
  • Accredited training for personnel working under the Animals (Scientific Procedures) Act 1986, Institute of Biology, Veterinary College,London, UK                                    
  • Training in Intravascular Coronary Ultrasound Depatament of Intravascular Ultrasound Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio

Professional Activity:

  • Chief of Cath Lab  (Silesian Centre of Cardiology in Zabrze) - 1988-1993    
  • Chief of EP Lab (Silesian Centre of Cardiology in Zabrze) -1993-1995
  • Assistant Professor, Medical University of Silesia -1995-2001
  • Co-Director of Intervetional Cardiology Forum (ESC Extramural Educational Proramme) - 1998,2002
  • Associate Professor, Medical University of Silesia - 2001-2009
  • Professor, Medical University of Silesia - 2009-present
  • Associate Professor, 3rd Department of Cardiology Silesian Medical School, Katowice - 1996-2010
  • Director, Acute Coronary Care Unit, Upper Silesian Center of Cardiology, Katowice- 2001-2010
  • Founder and CEO of AHP Inc.- 2000-2011                            

Scientific Profile:                                   

  • Over 100 publications in peer review journals cited in PubMed.
  • IF: over 200
  • Hirsch Index: 19
  • Main scientific topics: interventional cardiology, primary PCI, myocardial revascularization, new stent technology, endovascular surgery.


  • Student Award and Fellowship of Polish Ministry of Health - 1984-1985             
  • Training Fellowship from European Society of Cardiology - 1993
  • Scientific Award of Polish Cardiac Society - 1995, 2009
  • Medal of Polish  Ministry of Health for Achievements in Medicine - 1998

Education - Professor Pawel E. Buszman

M.D. - Medical University of Silesia, 1979-1985 (suma cum laude) PhD – 1990 Habilitation (second thesis) - 2000 Full Professorship - 2009

Membership - Professor Pawel E. Buszman

  • Member, Polish Cardiac Society
  • Member of Executive Board, Polish Cardiac Society                                  
  • Secretary of Executive Board, Polish Cardiac Society 
  • V-e President of Executive Board of Invasive Cardiology Working Group, Polish Cardiac Society
  • Founding Father and Member of Interventional Cardiologist Club, Poland and Association of Interventional Cardiology
  • Member, European Society of Cardiology
  • Member of the Working Group on Coronary Circulation
  • Fellow,  Society of Coronary Angiography and Intervention (FCAI)
  • Fellow of European Cardiac Society (FESC)
  • Fellow of American College of Cardiology (FACC)

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