Changes in the research team

We are delighted to welcome Kiruba Rajan into our research team. Kiruba is an experienced research nurse, with a background in cardiology. We also have a new research fellow Lasha Gvinianidze starting next week. Lasha’s post has been supported by a donation...
Join our team

Join our team

Are you a cardiology registrar with an interest in advanced imaging? If so, you may be interested to know we are looking for a new research fellow to join our team. Although the initial term is for 1 year, candidates wishing to undergo an MD / PhD with Imperial...

Clinical Research Practitioners

Two members of our team – Emma, who is an accredited Clinical Research Practitioner (CRP), and Ann, who is a registered nurse, recently were invited to talk at a meeting held to celebrate the first anniversary of the CRP register! This event was really well...
Travellers Rest, Kenton

Travellers Rest, Kenton

We are absolutely delighted to have been selected by the Travellers Rest, Kenton as their local charity to support. This partnership will mean that we can raise the awareness of our work within the community and carry on with our ground breaking research. On their...

Heart failure made easy

Heart failure sounds scary, but with good treatment it can be kept under control. If you would like to learn more, please follow our easy to understand guide we have put together for you, and remember you can always get in touch to ask any questions. Click on this...
New Echo machine

New Echo machine

Donate Now!  We need a new echo machine! We are raising funds for a new echo machine. Our 2 old machines, Bonnie and Clyde, are now nearly 15 years old. While they have served us proudly they are now looking forward to their retirement. Sadly they can’t do the...

Fastest ever recruitment?

Yesterday, 7th October, we received the ‘green light” to start recruitment for a new study. The study team moved quickly. Being familiar with the patients who are currently on the ward, they knew that someone fitted all the criteria needed to take part....
Research project

Research project

Volunteers wanted! We are looking for people to volunteer to take part in a new research study looking at blood fat. A previous study showed around 20% of people in our area have a raised level of Lp(a), which a type of fat found in the blood. What would happen? If...
Prof. Senior

Prof. Senior

Professor Senior has recently been appointed as a Honorary Fellow of the American Society of Echocardiography. This honour is given to people who are outside the USA. Prof Senior is the 30th person in the world to be given this award. He is the first in the UK to be...
Clinical Trials day

Clinical Trials day

International Clinical Trials day 2021 May 20th is International Clinical Trials day. Research has been in the news a great deal recently.  Vaccines have been developed very quickly and information shared about Covid-19 from clinicians. This is all because of teams of...