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Journal of Vascular Diagnostics and Interventions


Dr Oklu

Division of Interventional Radiology, Mayo Clinic, United States

Dr Oklu

Editor-in-Chief: Dr. Rahmi Oklu

Dr. Rahmi Oklu graduated from Yale and received his medical degree from Northwestern University and his PhD degree on vascular biology from the University of Cambridge. He completed his surgery and radiology training at Columbia University-New York Presbyterian Hospital. Following his interventional fellowship at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH), he was invited to remain on faculty as an Attending Clinician in Vascular Interventional Radiology and Assistant Professor at Harvard Medical School. After 5 years at MGH, Dr. Oklu moved to Mayo Clinic-Scottsdale where he spends half his time as an interventional radiologist and the other half in his laboratory.  Dr. Oklu is also the Chair of Research at the Radiology Department.  

His research interests include translational medicine in vascular disease and clinical applications of pulsed electric field stimulation. His research is funded by the National Institutes of Health, Mayo Clinic and industry.


Editorial Board

John Catravas, Sentara Endowed Chair and Interim Director, Frank Reidy Research Center for Bioelectrics; Adjunct Professor, Departments of Medicine, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norofolk,l Virginia, USA; Professor, Department of Experimental Pharmacology, School of Medicine, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens, Greece

Amy Deipolyi, Interventional Radiology, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY, USA

Ricardo Daniel Garcia-Mónaco, Professor of Radiology, University of Buenos Aires, Argentina

Linda M. Harris, Associate Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Division of Vascular Surgery, University at Buffalo, State University of New York, Buffalo, NY, USA

Aditya Kapoor, Professor of Cardiology, Sanjay Gandhi Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, Lucknow, India

Lucia Mazzolai, Professor and Head of Angiology division, Department of Medicine, Lausanne University hospital (CHUV), Lausanne, Switzerland

Wang Min, Professor, Department of Pathology, Vascular Biology & Therapeutics Program, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA

Frans Moll, Professor and Head of Vascular Surgery, University Medical Center Utrecht, The Netherlands

Sailendra Naidu, Interventional Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Phoenix, AZ, USA

Rahul Sheth MD, Assistant Professor, Interventional Radiology, The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX, USA

Sherif A H Sultan, Clinical Head Department of Vascular Surgery, Galway University Hospital, Ireland

Alexander Verin, Professor, Vascular Biology Center, Georgia Regents University, Augusta, Georgia, USA

Jeffrey Weitz, Professor and Executive Director, Thrombosis & Atherosclerosis Research Institute, McMaster University, Ontario, Canada