Acarbose Cardiovascular Evaluation
Steering Committee Member
Prof Michal Tendera, MD, FESC, FACC
Professor of Medicine
Medical University of Silesia
Michal Tendera is Professor of Medicine and Head, 3rd Division of Cardiology at the Medical University of Silesia in Katowice, Poland. He is a specialist in internal medicine and cardiology. His main research areas include coronary heart disease, heart failure and stem cell biology and therapy. Professor Tendera is an author of over 300 scientific papers. He is a fellow of the European Society of Cardiology and the American College of Cardiology, and an honorary member of several national cardiac societies.
Professor Tendera was president of the Polish Cardiac Society 1995–1998, and served as president of the European Society of Cardiology 1998–2000.