Prof. Marija Vavlukis has completed her PhD at the age of 44 years from Ss’ Cyril and Methodius University, Medical Faculty, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia. She is Head of ICCU at the University Clinic of Cardiology, National coordinator of The American-Austrian Foundation-Open Medical institute, national champion in ACCA of The European Society of Cardiology, FESC since 2016. She is also a Professor at faculty of Medical Sciences at Goce Delcev University, mentoring PhD students and residents in cardiology. She has published more than 60 papers in reputed journals, books, book chapters, participated at national/international congresses, symposiums, workshops, other meetings with plenary or oral presentations in more than 40 occasions, and authored or co-authored more than 150 publications. She has been serving as an editorial board member and reviewer in several Journals of repute.