Victor G. Dávila-Román, MD, FACC, FASE

Director, Global Health Center

Additional Titles: Professor of Medicine, Anesthesiology and Radiology, School of Medicine

Dávila-Román is also vice chair of global health in the Department of Medicine at the School of Medicine and professor of medicine in the cardiovascular division of the Department of Medicine. He earned his medical degree from the University of Puerto Rico, and has been affiliated with Washington University since 1986. He is also medical director of cardiovascular imaging at the Clinical Research Core Laboratory in the cardiovascular division and deputy editor for the journal, Circulation, Cardiovascular Imaging.

Dávila-Román has extensive experience in clinical research and administration and in leading national and international research studies in chronic non-communicable diseases including hypertension and heart failure.