Steven Droogmans (23 February 1977, MD, PhD) is a staff member of the cardiology department of the University hospital (UZB) in Brussels, Belgium. His main field of interest is non-invasive cardiology with a special focus towards translational research in cardiomyopathy, valvular heart disease and aging. He is the co-director of the small animal lab of the cardiology department (CVHZ) and is the author of two books and more than thirty publications in international peer-reviewed journals. He has won several awards for his contribution in the translational research in small animals. Besides editorial board member, he currently acts as reviewer for several international journals.