Position: Cardiovascular and Diabetes Lead Northamptonshire ICS
Location: Northampton, UK
Dr Yassir Javaid MA (Cantab) FRCP FRCGP PGDip Cardiology
Cardiovascular and Diabetes Lead Northamptonshire ICS
Primary Care CVD lead East Midlands Clinical Network (2013-2020)
Dr Javaid qualified from Cambridge University and completed his VTS training in Northampton. He has a specialist interest in cardiology and echocardiography and was a clinical lead in the Northamptonshire Community Cardiology service, which had a focus on patients with heart failure and valve disease. He was named Pulse “GP of the Year” in 2015 for his work in reducing stroke emergency admissions in the East Midlands. He is also a member of the British Society of Echocardiography and on the editorial board for the British Journal of Cardiology.