Dr. Paramjit S. Tappia, Clinical Research Associate Professor, has been appointed as the new Editor for CV Network, the official bulletin of the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences.
CV Network is the official bulletin of the International Academy of Cardiovascular Sciences (IACS). This quarterly publication depicts cardiovascular news from all over the world, specifically from all sections of IACS, and is mostly concerned with education research and prevention of heart disease. The publication also serves the cardiovascular community throughout the world by insuring exchanges of ideas and networking, with a readership of over 5,000. The CV Network is available on the IACS web site www.heartacademy.org.
About Dr. Paramjit S. Tappia
Dr. Paramjit Tappia is currently a Clinical Research Scientist in the Asper Clinical Research Institute, St. Boniface Hospital, Winnipeg, Manitoba. He has published over 100 full-length papers in scientific journals and books in the area of cardiovascular sciences, which have been cited more than 2,700 times with an h-index of 32. He is the co-editor of 2 books in the field of cardiovascular health and serves on the Editorial Board of 3 international journals. Dr. Tappia is one of the founding members of the Winnipeg based Caribbean Canada Heart Health Education, a recently initiated program for the promotion of cardiovascular health in the Caribbean. Dr. Tappia has received Excellence in Teaching Awards, been invited to speak at local, national and international scientific conferences and served on the scientific advisory boards as well as on organizing committees for several local and international meetings.