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Oxford University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Cardiothoracic Services

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Our team

Research delivery is handled by our dedicated team of experienced nurses, study coordinators, and data coordinators.

Studies are led by cardiac consultants who specialise in areas including:

  • coronary artery disease
  • heart valve disease
  • heart failure
  • arrhythmia management
  • imaging and diagnostics.

We run both academic and commercial studies in partnership with industry.

Our team is part of the NIHR Clinical Research Network. We work closely with the regulatory bodies to ensure the safety of all our research participants.

Principal investigators

For biographies please see Our team

Intervention studies

  • Prof Adrian Banning
  • Prof Keith Channon
  • Prof Raj Kharbanda
  • Dr Giovanni Luigi De Maria
  • Dr Sam Dawkins
  • Dr Jeremy Langrish

Cardiac Rhythm Management studies

  • Dr Tim Betts
  • Dr Matt Ginks
  • Dr Kim Rajappan

Heart Failure studies

  • Dr James Gamble
  • Dr Eleanor Wicks

Imaging studies

  • Prof Charis Antoniades
  • Prof Paul Leeson
  • Prof Saul Myerson
  • Dr Nik Sabharwal
  • Dr Andrew Kelion

Cardiothoracic Surgery studies

  • Mr Shakil Farid
  • Mr Rana Sayeed