Professor Diana Gorog holds academic appointments at the University of Hertfordshire and at the National Heart and Lung Institute of Imperial College, London, and is a full-time interventional consultant cardiologist at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust, UK.
Prof Gorog graduated in Medicine from St. Bartholomew’s Medical School, University of London in1993 and undertook clinical training in major London teaching hospitals including the Hammersmith, Royal Brompton, St Mary’s, and Royal Free hospitals. She obtained both a postgraduate clinical research MD from the University of London Postgraduate Medical School, and a British Heart Foundation Fellowship in laboratory-based cardiac research at St Thomas’s/King’s College leading to a PhD, following which she returned to clinical cardiology to complete higher training in interventional cardiology.
She sees patients with all types of heart disease, including angina, hypertension, arrhythmias, heart failure and valvular heart disease. She undertakes coronary angiography and angioplasty, including complex coronary intervention. She is actively engaged in research, with a special interest in thrombosis and coronary angioplasty, preventing MI in at-risk patients.
Prof Gorog is the current Secretary of the Working Group on Thrombosis of the European Society of Cardiology.
Prof Gorog is on the Editorial Board of European Cardiology Review.