Motivation of the Jury

The Jury of the 2009 Recordati Prize Edition awarded the Prize to Professor Valentin Fuster for his outstanding achievements in the field of imaging diagnostics in heart disease.

The Prize was awarded in recognition of Prof. Fuster’s outstanding and innovative contributions in the field of cardiovascular imaging and his success in developing a highly productive multidisciplinary research team, novel integration of multimodality imaging methods and groundbreaking research in applying imaging tools to reveal fundamental mechanisms of vascular disease.