Expert Q&A Presentations

Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension



  • Victor F. Tapson, MD, FCCP, FRCP

    Victor F. Tapson, MD, FCCP, FRCP

    Victor F. Tapson, MD, FCCP, FRCP

    Professor of Medicine, Pulmonary Critical Care Medicine

    Victor F. Tapson, MD, FCCP, FRCP, is professor of medicine, director of the Clinical Research for the Women’s Guild Lung Institute and the Venous Thromboembolism and Pulmonary Vascular Disease Research Program, and associate director of the Pulmonary and Critical Care Division at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles, California. Dr Tapson has devoted his career to patient care, research, and teaching in pulmonary hypertension and pulmonary embolism. He’s served on the steering committees for the World PH Guidelines, started the first PAH journal, Advances in PH, and served as worldwide PI or co-PI for several venous thromboembolism registries. He is currently PI for the OPTALYSE PE, BiO2 IVCF and FLARE clot-extraction studies, and the TAFIa clinical trial in acute PE.