Arno W. Hoes (1958) studied medicine at the Catholic University Nijmegen and graduated in 1986. His clinical research topics include the diagnosis, prognosis and therapeutic interventions in cardiovascular disease (mainly heart failure and coronary heart disease) as well as preventive cardiology.
His teaching experience includes courses on study design, clinical epidemiology, diagnostic research, drug risk assessment and cardiovascular disease. Since 1998 he is a member of the Dutch Medicines Evaluation Board. He has (co-)authored more than 300 papers in peer-reviewed journals and is a member of several editorial boards, including the European Journal of Heart Failure and scientific committees in the Netherlands and abroad.