Prof. Damien Bonnet

Damien Bonnet is Professor of Pediatrics and Cardiology and leads the Pediatric and Congenital Cardiology department at University of Paris. He coordinates three French national reference centers for rare cardiac diseases, the M3C for complex congenital heart diseases, the Pediatric Pulmotension center for pediatric pulmonary hypertensions, and the Pediatric Cardiogen center for inherited cardiomyopathies and arrhythmias. He is the director of the congenital and pediatric cardiology group at the Imagine research institute in Paris. His main research topics are development and genetics of congenital heart diseases, perinatal management of CHDs and predictors of outcomes. Teaching and having clinics in emerging countries is also one of his main clinical involvements. His group has established many collaborations in a large variety of domains including epidemiology, neurodevelopment, therapeutic trials for rare diseases, nomenclature of congenital heart diseases among others.