Leonardo Roever

Leonardo Roever Leonardo Roever
Department of Clinical Research, Federal University of Uberlândia, Brazil


Dr. Leonardo Roever was graduated in 2002, had his specialization in Unifesp (2003), Masters degree (2008), and PhD ( 2015-current) in Health Sciences from the UFU. Editor in Chief - Evidence Based Medicine and Practice (EBMP), Internal Medicine and Care (IMC) and Quality in Primary Care. Section Editors - Current Atherosclerosis Reports (Impact Factor - 3.006). Academic Editor of Medicine (USA - Baltimore, Maryland - Impact Factor - 2.133). Editor-in-Chief of Research Topics: Cardiac Remodeling: New Insights in Physiological and Pathological Adaptations of Frontiers in Physiology (Impact Factor - 4.031) in Switzerland, Editorial Advisory Board - Cardiology Journal (Impact Factor - 1.130), in Poland. Guest Editor - Special Issue on Prevention and Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease(Journal of International Medical Research - Impact Factor - 1.431) - Special issue entitled: Coronary Artery Disease (Journal of Cardiovascular Diseases & Diagnosis). Executive Editor of Atherosclerosis: Open Access. He has acted or works as a member of the editorial board of 51 scientific journals and a reviewer of 179. Editorial board member of the Journal of Epidemiology, Internal Medicine, Translational Medicine, Cardiovascular Diseases & Diagnosis, Interventional Cardiology, Emergency Medicine and others. Reviewer journals such as British Medical Journal (BMJ), Circulation, European Heart Journal, JACC, JAMA Internal Medicine, Stem Cells, Nature (EJCN), Stroke, Neurology, Chest, Critical Care Medicine, Circulation: Heart Failure?, JACC: Cardiovascular Interventions, JACC: Cardiovascular Imaging, Circulation: Cardiovascular Interventions, JAHA, The American Journal of Medicine, The American Journal of Sports Medicine and others. Ad Hoc is the American Heart Association (AHA-USA) and the National Institute of Health (NIH-USA). The total of publications comprises 121 articles in journals specialized as an author and/or co-authored, 19 abstracts in conference proceedings, and 2 international book chapter.

Research Interest

Evidence based medicine and practice, network meta-analysis, randomized controlled trials, systematic reviews and meta-analysis, umbrella reviews, meta-epidemiologic studies, cross-sectional studies, atherosclerosis, ectopic adiposopathy, biomarkers, inflammatory markers, metabolic syndrome, coronary artery disease, cardiovascular prevention, heart failure, hypertension, arrhythmia, aging, stroke, sports injuries, clinical epidemiology, clinical research, biostatistics and development of new diagnostic and therapeutic methods.