Salim Hayek is a cardiologist and clinical investigator at Emory University School of Medicine. He focuses on non-invasive cardiology with advanced imaging and cardio-oncology. Salim is interested in the ways that technology, novel biomarkers, and big data can predict risk and prevent heart disease.
Salim has written over 50 peer-reviewed publications. In 2015 he received an Outstanding Postdoctoral Achievement Award from the Emory 1% Millipub for his “outstanding publication record for someone so early in their career.” The following year, Salim was honored with a Sentinel of Science Award, which placed him amongst the top 10% of researchers contributing to the peer review of the field of medicine.
Salim currently holds membership in American College of Physicians (ACP) and American Heart Association (AHA). He is also a member of the American College of Cardiology, as well as the ACC's Innovation Advisory Group and Cardio-Oncology Council.