Prof. Rolf Berger

Rolf M.F. Berger, MD, PhD, is Professor of Paediatrics and Paediatric Cardiology at the Centre for Congenital Heart Diseases, University of Groningen, The Netherlands. He heads the Center for Congenital Heart Diseases, Department of Paediatric and Congenital Cardiology at the Beatrix Children’s Hospital/University Medical Centre Groningen, which also serves as the national referral centre for children with pulmonary hypertension in The Netherlands. Professor Berger’s research interests are focused on paediatric pulmonary hypertension, pulmonary hypertension associated with congenital heart diseases and the univentricular heart. His basic research is focused on cardiac and vascular adaptations in experimental models of flow-associated pulmonary hypertension and abnormal loading conditions of the right ventricle.