Professor Mehman Mamedov graduated from the I.M. Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy in 1993. He continued his medical education as a cardiology intern at the Medical Centre for the President of the Russian Federation, at the Central Clinical Hospital.
Dr Mamedov holds a PhD degree (1997) from the National Research Centre for Preventive Medicine. His thesis was entitled, “The components of the metabolic syndrome in arterial hypertension patients”. In 2001, he wrote a higher doctorate thesis on, “The clinical and biochemical peculiarities and approaches to the pharmaceutical management of the metabolic syndrome”.
Under Dr Mamedov’s supervision, 9 PhD and 1 higher doctorate theses were achieved.Today Dr. Mamedov is Head of the Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Approaches on the Prevention of Chronic Non-communicable Diseases at the National Research Centre for Preventive Medicine; Vice-President of the Cardioprogress Foundation, and Deputy Chief Editor of the International Heart and Vascular Disease Journal. He is also member of the Board of the Russian Society of Cardiology and Head of the Diabetes and CVD Section, member of the editorial board of the journals Cardiology and Cardiovascular Prevention and Therapy