Faculty

Olga Vriz

 

 

 

 

Dr. Olga Vriz graduated (1997) at the University of Trieste (Italy) and completed her Cardiology Training (2000) at the University of Padova (Italy).

1992-1994: Research Fellow in Arterial hypertension at the Hypertension Department of the University of Michigan (USA) where she was also involved in the Techumseh Study.

From 2010 to 2018 she was head of the Laboratory of echocardiolgraphy of the San Antonio Hospital, San Daniele del Friuli, Udine (Italy).

From February 2018 on going, she Consultant Adult Cardiology, echocardiography section, at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.

Since 2019 Vice-Chairmen Heart Center Scientific Committee and in October 2020 she was appointed as Director of the Research Heart Center at the King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Riyadh, SA.

She currently Professor of medicine at the Alfaisal University (since December 2019)

She is author con co-author in several international publications.

Research interest:
arterial hypertension, arterial stiffness, pulmonary hypertension, right heart chambers, Valve disease, athlete's heart.

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