Wasim Zahid

Wasim Zahid, MD, PhD

He acquired his MD from the University of Oslo in 2003. He did his specialization in internal medicine at Drammen Sykehus Vestre Viken, and is currently specializing further in cardiology at Oslo University Hospital.

He joined Rikshospitalet as a PhD candidate at the end of 2010. The theme of his thesis was assessment of the prognostic and diagnostic value of different echocardiographic indices for myocardial function in clinical settings. His supervisors were Professor Erik Fosse and Professor Thor Edvardsen, MD PhD. Zahid successfully defended his PhD thesis "Myocardial function by echocardiography for risk stratification in patients with heart disease" in October 2016.

See his publications in Cristin

Heart SFI