Position: Consultant Cardiologist & Electrophysiologist & AF Association Medical Advisor
Location: Liverpool UK
Dr Dhiraj Gupta is a consultant cardiologist and electrophysiologist at the Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, and senior Lecturer at the Imperial College London, where he supervises doctoral research students. Dr Gupta is an active researcher in the field of atrial fibrillation, and has authored over 50 scientific publications. He is the Chief Investigator for four multi-center Atrial Fibrillation (AF) ablation trials, and has been awarded over £1.5 million in competitive research grants.
Dr Gupta has gained national repute for his expertise in treating patients suffering from Atrial Fibrillation, and for his work in establishing the Primary Care AF service that aims to bring specialist cardiology services into the community. In 2014, he was awarded the Arrhythmia Alliance Excellence in Practice Award for ‘Outstanding Individual who has contributed to Arrhythmia Services’. Dr Gupta has worked closely with the British Heart Foundation to author their educational materials for AF, and he is member of the Medical Advisory Board of the AF Association UK and member of Council for the British Heart Rhythm Society.