Dr. Nicola Galea, MD, PhD, is a board radiologist dedicated to cardiac imaging (CT and MRI). He obtained PhD diploma in Cardiovascular Imaging in 2015 at the “Sapienza” University of Rome. From 2017 he is a Assistant Professor in Radiology at the Department of Experimental Medicine of the “Sapienza” University of Rome. Since 2007, his professional and research activities lies on cardiac magnetic resonance imaging with special focus on: inflammatory, ischemic and metabolic myocardial diseases; 4D flow magnetic resonance imaging of aorta after surgery; developing novel algorithms for the MR images analysis (perfusion, parametric mapping, ECV extraction); clinical-pathological-genetic-radiological correlations in familiar cardiomyopathies and congenital heart diseases. He is author and co-author of more than 70 scientific papers and book chapters and recipient of various research grants. From 2017 he is in the board of Italian College of Cardiac Imaging endorsed by Italian Society of Radiology (SIRM). European Board of Cardiac Radiology (EBCR) Diploma endorsed by ESCR in 2014. He is full member of European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology (ESCR) from 2011 and lecturer at the ESCR annual conference from 2007. He is member of the “Guidelines Committee” of the European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology from the 2020.