Afzal Sohaib

Afzal Sohaib
Organization
Barts Health NHS Trust, UK
Position
Consultant in Cardiac Electrophysiology & Devices
Clinical role
Consultant in Cardiac Electrophysiology & Devices
Affiliation/organization & Address

St Bartholomew's Hospital

London, UK

 

Division
Cardiology Department
Research
Electrophysiology & Devices
Keywords

Heart Failure, ECG, Cardiac Function, Cardiovascular Physiology, Clinical Cardiology, Pacemakers, Cardiac Electrophysiology, Electrocardiography, Cardiovascular

Biography

Dr Afzal Sohaib is a Consultant Cardiologist at the Bart's Heart Centre in London and Barking, Havering, and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust. Having completed his medical training at University College London, Dr Sohaib undertook training as a Cardiology registrar at centres in North West London including Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust and Royal Brompton & Harefield Hospitals NHS Trust. His main research interest lies in cardiac electrophysiology and devices, having also completed a PhD studying how biventricular pacemakers deliver benefits in heart failure.

Dr Sohaib has an interest in improving teaching and training in cardiology and has served on the Specialty Advisory Committee for Cardiovascular Medicine at the Royal College of Physicians which designs and oversees the delivery of cardiology training in the UK. Dr Afzal Sohaib is currently on the ESC Cardiologists' of Tomorrow Nucleus initiative, has directed the annual British Junior Cardiologists' Association (BJCA) meeting, and is involved in designing the programme for the ESC Congress.

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