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Adriaan Voors MD, PhD

Adriaan A. Voors MD, PhD

Professor of Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, The Netherlands

Adriaan Voors is Professor of Cardiology and specializes in heart failure. Since July 2003, Professor Voors is working as a Cardiologist in the University Medical Centre Groningen, The Netherlands. In 2007, he became Established Clinical Investigator of the Netherlands Heart Foundation, and in May 2010, he became Professor of Cardiology at the University Medical Center Groningen. Currently, Professor Voors is Director of the Heart Failure Clinic of the Department of Cardiology of the University Medical Center Groningen. Professor Voors supervised 40 PhD students, mainly on heart failure related topics. He is an editorial board member of the European Journal of Heart Failure, Clinical Research in Cardiology, Cardiovascular Drugs and Therapy, the Journal of Cardiovascular Medicine, and Heart Failure Reviews. He is/was involved as  principal investigator/executive/steering committee member of 49 clinical trials on novel therapies in acute and chronic heart failure. Prof. Voors was a member of the 2012 ESC Heart Failure Guidelines Committee, and was the co-chair of the 2016 ESC Heart Failure Guidelines.


Dr. Voors serves as a consultant for AstraZeneca and Boehringer Ingelheim, has received research support from Boehringer Ingelheim, is the principal investigator of the EMPULSE trial with empagliflozin, and was an executive committee member of SOLOIST-WHF with sotagliflozin (Sanofi/Lexicon Pharmaceuticals).