Location: Birmingham UK
Dr Kavi trained at Glasgow University and subsequently worked as a GP in the Lake District, Dundee and the West Midlands. She teaches physical examination techniques and differential diagnosis on the Advanced Practice Masters degree at Birmingham City University. She introduced a training module on PoTS and syncope to the course. She developed a special interest in Obstetrics and Gynaecology and was a member of the Royal College of GPs steering committee for EDS.
Most of Lesley's time is now dedicated to volunteering as chair and trustee of PoTS UK. In this role has been working with STARS to improve services for patient affected by PoTS. Her other roles include educating healthcare professionals about PoTS, supporting patients, developing national guidelines and raising awareness of this under-diagnosed condition.