Sisakyan

Hamayak S. Sisakyan

PhD, MD

Head of Тherapeutic Service in the Medical Center

 

Education:

1992-1994 Resident (Clinical Ordinatura) at Department of Internal Diseases N 1, Division of Cardiology, Yerevan State Medical University, “Erebouni” Medical Center

1986-1992 Medical student, General Medicine Faculty, Yerevan State Medical University

1976-1986 Secondary School N 1 with physics-mathematical bias, Yerevan Yerevan State Medical University, General Medicine Faculty., finished with honours (Red Diploma)

 

Professional Activity:

1994-1999 Assistant Professor, Internal Diseases Department N 1, Yerevan State Medical University after M. Heratsi, “Erebouni” Medical Center

2000-2003 Associate Professor

1999-2004 Head of Echocardiography Unit at Erebouni Medical Center

2004-2010 Professor and Chairman, Internal Diseases Department 1, Internal diseases and Cardiology Clinic, University Hospital N 1, Yerevan State Medical University ( YSMU )

Since 2010 Head of Department of General and Invasive Cardiology, University Hospital 1 , YSMU

Since 2000 Co-Director and Co-Founder , Ultrasound Education University Center (affiliation of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital, Jefferson Ultrasound Research and Education Institute, Philadelphia)

 

Scientific Activity:

81 scientific publications (23 in peer reviewed journals)

Memberships:

Since 2013 Fellow, American Heart Association( FAHA )

Armenian Cardiologic Association, Board Member

European Society of Cardiology

Association of Heart Failure, Member

Association of Echocardiography of European Society of Cardiology, Member

Radiology Society of North America (RSNA)

 

Awards:

2005, 2010

Gold Medal of Yerevan State Medical University

 

Research Career:

1992-1994 Competitor for the degree of Candidate of Medical Science, Internal Diseases Department N 1, Scientific – Research Center, Yerevan State Medical University.

1994 Defence of a thesis on topic “Cardioprotective effect of the products of lymphocytes activity”, Yerevan , Armenia

2001 Defence of doctoral theses on topic “ Clinical and pathogenetic characteristics of myocardial remodeling in idiopathic dilated cardiomyopathy”- Doctor of Medical Sciences, Moscow 2001,   at  Sechenov Moscow Medical Academy Scientific Council.