Editorial Board

Raffaele De Caterina

Raffaele De Caterina


  • Professor and Director
  • Institute of Cardiology
  • University Chieti, Italy
  • Consultant
  • "G. Monasterio" Foundation for Medical Research
  • Pisa, Italy



Dr. De Caterina is Professor and Director of the Institute of Cardiology at the "G. d’Annunzio" University in Chieti, Italy. He splits his time equally between research and the clinic. Dr. De Caterina’s research is focused in thrombosis and atherosclerosis, with a recent emphasis on nutrigenetics and nutrigenomics.

Dr. De Caterina also serves as President of the International Society on Nutrigenetics/Nutrigenomics and President of the Working Group on Atherosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology of the Italian Federation of Cardiology. He has served as Vice-President of the European Society of Cardiology, in which he was Chair of the Council of Basic Cardiovascular Science and the Working Group on Thrombosis. He also served as a member of the ESC Committee for Practice Guidelines and the Congress Programme Committee.

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The Coagulation Center is an educational resource for healthcare professionals. Guided by a global editorial board of experts, the Coagulation Center offers a range of clinical perspectives on balancing the benefit and risk of anticoagulation in a rapidly changing landscape. Within the Coagulation Center you will find roundtable discussions on anticoagulation management, materials for patient management including patient case studies, tools to help evaluate bleeding risk and stroke risk, and downloadable resources for your practice.