Erasmus University Medical Centre
Michelle Michels was appointed associate professor in 2021 and is Head of the Center of Expertise for Inherited Cardiovascular Disease at the Erasmus University Medical Centre in Rotterdam. She is a current member of the European Reference Network Guard Heart.
Dr Michels completed her medical degree magna cum laude at the Catholic University Leuven in Belgium and her doctorate at Erasmus University in Rotterdam, the Netherlands. She completed her internal medicine residencies at University Hospital Gasthuisberg in Leuven, and Stuyvenberg Hospital in Antwerp. Her cardiology residency and staff cardiologist appointments were at the Thoraxcenter ErasmusMC in Rotterdam, the Netherlands.
She has authored and co-authored peer reviewed publications for, amongst others, Netherlands Heart Journal, European Heart Journal, JACC Cardiovasc Imaging, EuroIntervention, The Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography, and JACC Heart Failure.