Position: Lead of Paediatric Electrophysiologist
Location: Bristol, UK
Cecilia is the Lead of Paediatric Electrophysiologist in the Cardiac Centre at the Royal Children’s Hospital of Bristol. Cecilia is originally from Argentina, where she did her medical studies in the University of Buenos Aires, and completed a paediatric training in the Gutierrez Children’s Hospital. She underwent further training in Paediatric Cardiology and Electrophysiology at Children’s Hospital of Boston.
After finishing her training, she moved with her family to Belgium where she set the basis to develop the first Paediatric Electrophysiology Program in Belgium, at Cliniques St Luc, the Catholic University Hospital in Brussels. During her time in Belgium, she worked on her PHd in Brugada syndrome in the young under the mentoring of Professor Pedro Brugada. Since 09.2018, she relocated to Bristol, where she leads the paediatric electrophysiology expertise in the south west of UK. Her focus is on excellence of care towards patients including the development of the inherited cardiac condition expertise in the region. She also contributes to the field of collaborative international research through an international Pediatric Brugada Registry.