Oliver Miera graduated in 1997 as a medical doctor at the Charité University. In 2007 he graduated as a paediatric cardiologist. Oliver completed his training focused on paediatric cardiac intensive care, and mechanical circulatory support in children at the German Heart Institute, Berlin. Currently, he is the Deputy Director of the Department of Congenital Heart Disease – Paediatric Cardiology. His areas of interest are heart failure treatment, mechanical circulatory support, and paediatric intensive care.