Dr. Nicola Galea, MD PhD, is a board radiologist dedicated to cardiovascular imaging (CT and MRI). He obtained PhD diploma in Cardiovascular Imaging in 2015 at the “Sapienza” University of Rome. Visiting fellowship in 2011 at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City (NY). From 2017 he is an Assistant Professor in Radiology at the Department of Experimental Medicine of the “Sapienza” University of Rome. Since 2007, his professional and research activities lies on cardiac magnetic resonance imaging with special focus on: 4D Flow aortic imaging; impact of surgery on aortic morphology and dynamics; inflammatory, ischemic and metabolic myocardial diseases; developing novel algorithms for the MR images analysis (perfusion, parametric mapping, ECV extraction); clinical-pathological-genetic-radiological correlations in familiar cardiomyopathies and congenital heart diseases. He is author and co-author of more than 50 scientific papers and book chapters and recipient of various research grants. From 2017 he is Secretary of Italian College of Cardiac Imaging endorsed by Italian Society of Radiology (SIRM). European Board of Cardiac Radiology (EBCR) Diploma endorsed by ESCR in 2014.