Professor Mohamed Abdel-Wahab is currently holding the position of Senior Consultant Cardiologist and Head of the Structural Heart Disease Department at the Leipzig Heart Center, and is a Professor of Interventional Cardiology at the University of Leipzig – Germany. The Leipzig Heart Center is one of the largest centers for cardiovascular disease management in Europe. He is leading clinical and research programs in the field of transcatheter valve replacement and complex coronary interventions. Before he moved to Leipzig, Abdel-Wahab was leading the coronary and structural heart disease program at the Heart Center of the Segeberger Kliniken in Bad Segeberg – Germany. He was presented the 2013 Publication Award of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the German Society of Cardiology and the 2015 Andreas Grüntzig Award of the German Society of Cardiology. Professor Abdel-Wahab was a nucleus member of the Working Group on Interventional Cardiology of the German Society of Cardiology, and is a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology, a member of several international academic boards, and has published more than 200 papers in the field of interventional cardiology in peer review journals.