Guest speakers

Prof. Dr. Harry Büller

Internal Medicine specialized in Vascular Medicine

Academic Medical Center Amsterdam, Netherlands

Harry R. Büller, MD, is Professor of Internal Medicine, specialized in Vascular Medicine at the Academic Medical Center in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

Dr. Büller earned his MD and PhD at the University of Amsterdam. After graduating, he completed his research fellowship in hemostasis and thrombosis in the Departments of Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology and Biostatistics at McMaster University in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada in 1981 – 1982.

Dr. Büller has authored and coauthored more than 740 scientific articles concerning topics in his field (H-index 101). He has been Co-Chairman for the Amsterdam Institute for Cardiovascular Research and is Chairman of the Vascular Medicine Working Group. He is a reviewer for The New England Journal of Medicine, The Lancet, Archives of Internal Medicine, and European Journal of Clinical Investigation, among others. He is a past member of the editorial Board of The Annals of Internal Medicine.

Dr. Büller was Chairman of the chapter Chest Antithrombotic therapy for venous thromboembolic disease of the Seventh ACCP Conference on Antithrombotic and Thrombolytic Therapy, 2004. Dr. Büller is the recipient of the Established Investigator Award presented by the Dutch Heart Foundation (1993 – 1998) and received the Dutch Society for Vascular Medicine 2005 Award. Since 2008 he is Honorary Professor of the Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences. 

"Thirty years of management of venous thromboembolism"