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Editorial Board

Jagdish Mohan (India)
Editorial Board Members

Prof J.C. Mohan
is currently Chairman of the Institute of Heart and Vascular Diseases at Jaipur Golden Hospital, Rohini, New Delhi, India. He also holds the honorary post of President of the  Indian Society of Interventional Cardiology.  His last Academic Affiliation was as Full Professor of Cardiology at the University of Delhi, India

He  was  previously   Director and Chief of Interventional Cardiology at Ridge Heart Centre, Sunder Lal Jain Hospital, New Delhi , Metro  Hospitals and Heart Institute, Lajpat Nagar, Metro Golden Heart Institute , Rohini , New Delhi and Medical Director of Metro Khera Hospital and Heart Institute ,  Pandav Nagar,   New Delhi, India. Before these assignments, he was Professor of Cardiology at G.B. Pant Hospital ( University of Delhi) and MA Medical College , New Delhi till 1.10.2003 where he started his academic career as assistant professor in  October 1986. He has served as the President of the Faculty association of the G.B. Pant Hospital , President of Indian Academy of Echocardiography and as the President of Cardiological Society of India ( Delhi ) and Vice-President of the Cardiological Society of India . He has been a member of National Academy of Medical Sciences , New Delhi since 1989 , member of the American Society of Echocardiography since 1988 and  Fellow of Indian Academy of Echocardiography  and Fellow of Geriatric Society of India. He has been a long standing member of the Executive committee of the Cardiological Society of India. He has been the Editor of the Journal of Indian Academy of Echocardiography and the publisher of the Indian Heart Journal , an indexed journal of cardiovascular medicine. He has contributed >180 original research publications in indexed national and international journals. His major area of interest is valvular heart disease
muscle mechanics and heart failure.

International Conferences attended as Faculty for Research Presentations

  1.   Asia-Pacific Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology,Singapore August1989
  2.   World Congress of Cardiology , Feb 1990 at Manila, Phillipines
  3.   International Society of Heart Failure, Geneva  June 1993
  4.   International Society of Heart Failure  , June  1995 , Geneva
  5.   American Society of Echocardiography , San Francisco 1997
  6.   Asia-Pacific Society of Pacing and Electrophysiology, Delhi September,1997
  7.   International Congress  of Cardiology , Barcelona, 1997
  8.    American Heart Association , Atlanta, Georgia 1999 ( Nov)
  9.    American  Heart Association ,  November 2000, New Orleans, USA
10.  American Society of Echocardiography , Seattle, June 2001
11.  American College of Cardiology , March 2003, Chicago
12.  American Society of Echocardiograpghy ,2002, Orlando
13.  Chinese Ultrasound association 2003 October, Changshaw
14.  Sri Lanka Heart association July 2003
15.  Sri Lanka Heart association , July 2005
16.  Sri Lanka Heart Association , July 2010
17.  American Society of Echocardiography 2005 , Boston
18.  American Society of echocardiograpghy , 2006 , Baltimore
19.  American College of Cardiology , 2005, Atlanta
20.  World Congress of Echocardiography, Cairo, Egypt 2000
21.  World Congress of Echocardiography, Seoul, May 2001
22.  World Congress of Echocardiography, Delhi 2002
23.  Echo Phoenix    October 2003
24.  Echo Alaska  2004
25.  Sights and Sounds of Cardiology aboard Diamond Princess Nov 2006
26.  Annual Sessions of American Society of Echo, Seattle June 16-20, 2007
27.  ASE 2008
28.  ASE 2010
29.  TCT 2010
30.  Vice-President , World Congress of Echocardiography 2011
31.  31. Programme Chair , Second World Echo Summit, 2013, Delhi
Advisory Board
1.   Member Advisory Board , Asia-Pacific Region for Astra-Zeneca
Given Name : Jagdish Chander
Family Name:  Mohan
Date of Birth:   01.04. 1953 
Permanent  Residence: A-51, Hauz Khas, New Delhi-110016, India 
Tel:  91-11-6520733, 9811061392 
Nationality: Indian 
Marital Status:  Married
Medical Education , Degrees and Diplomas 
MBBS Medical College, Rohtak, India passed in November 1976 MD ( internal medicine ) Medical College , Rohtak, India  May1981 DM ( Cardiology ) All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi May1983 Member of National Academy of Medical Sciences ( Cardiology) 1988 Fellow Indian Academy of Echocardiography since 2002 Member American Society Echocardiography since 1988
Professional Experience
   1.  Current Designation: Chief of Cardiology ,Ridge Heart Centre Delhi India and Director,Metro Heart Institute,Lajpat Nagar, New Delhi
   2.   Formerly,Chief of Cardiology,Saroj Heart Institute,Rohini,New Delhi,India 
   3.   Professor of Cardiology,University of Delhi since April,1996 till 1.10.2003 
   4.   Associate Professor of Cardiology, University of Delhi  1989-1996 
   5.   Assistant Professor of Cardiology, University of Delhi  1986-1989 
   6.   Consultant Cardiologist and Head , Safdarjung Hospital, New Delhi Feb1986 till October 1986 
   7.   Scientific Pool Officer of the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research August 1984 till Feb1986 
   8.   Fellowship in Cardiology: All India Institute of Medical Sciences,New Delhi July1981 till July1984 
   9.   Residency in  Internal Medicine , Medical College , Rohtak, India wef January1978 till July1981 
10.   Medical Intership Jan 1977 till Dec 1977,Medical College, Rohtak, India
Other Academic Affiliations Honorary Editor
Journal of Indian Academy of Echocardiography 1993 1996
Publisher Indian Heart Journal 1989-1994 President 
Indian Academy of Echocardiography 2002-2004 
President, Cardiological Society of India 2002-2004
Executive Member
SAARC Cardiac Society 1999-2002 Organising Secretary VI World Congress of Echocardiography  Feb 8-10,2002 Delhi Organising Secretary SAARC Cardiac Society Meeting Feb10-12,2002 Delhi Faculty Positions in International Conferences 
American Society of Echocardiography1998-2007 Editorial Board of Internet Journal of Cardiology Since 2005 Vice President, World Congress of Echocardiography Delhi 2011

Research Experience
Major Area of Interest: Myocardial Mechanics Echocardiography Publications: > 180 (indexed journals). List attached


Delhi Medical Council: 11683  Punjab Medical Council: EP 18713


1. Sujoy B.Roy Gold Medal for Young Investigator 1988 (Cardiological Society of  India,Delhi)
2. Searle Award for Best  Investigator 1988, Cardiological Society of India
3. Health Minister’s Award for Distinguished Service 2002