Dr Byrne completed his undergraduate medical training in Bristol and then continued general professional medical training in the South-East of England and London.
He then undertook a PhD in the academic department of Cardiology at King’s College Hospital examining molecular mechanisms underlying left ventricular hypertrophy. Following completion he undertook his specialist training in Cardiology on the South Thames rotation. His training in interventional cardiology was undertaken at King’s College Hospital from 2004, and continued on Vancouver Island as a sponsored Interventional Fellow.
Dr Byrne is an editorial board member of Interventional Cardiology: Reviews, Research, Resources (ICR3).