Prof. Dr. Georg Hansmann

Attending pediatric and adult congenital cardiologist, and Director of the Pediatric Pulmonary Hypertension Program at Hannover Medical School (MHH), Germany.

  • Professor at Hannover Medical School and faculty member of Hannover Biomedical Research School.
  • Founding chair of the AEPC working group “Pulmonary Hypertension, Heart Failure and Transplantation” (2015-2018, councilor 2018-21), senior author of the according AEPC training recommendations, founding and current chair of the European Pediatric PVD Network (2015-present;, task force member of the 2015 ESC/ERS guidelines on pulmonary hypertension, and the 2022 consensus statement of the International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation on the peri-operative management of PH and right heart failure.
  • Principal Investigator, Cardiovascular Biomedicine: Original article publications in Cell, Science and Nature journals, as well as Circulation, Circulation Research, JCI, JHLT, and other journals. My trainees received several international research awards and grants (NIH, FEBS, AEPC, EU/ERS), produced high impact publications (IF >10), and were recruited by top universities in the United States and the UK.