Professor Ahmet Fuat

honorary professor of primary care cardiology, Durham University GP, GP Appraiser and GPSI cardiology Darlington

Biography


He has been a GPSI Cardiology for 20 years having undertaken a Postgraduate Diploma in Cardiology at Bradford University graduating with distinction. He started the first one stop diagnostic and integrated heart failure clinic in the UK in 2002 with local colleagues.

His PhD by research in heart failure diagnosis and management including work on natriuretic peptides generated several publications that have informed guidelines and led to the award of an Honorary Professorial Chair at Durham University.

He holds various roles in CVD and research including the immediate past President of the Primary Care Cardiovascular Society (PCCS) which he was instrumental in reforming, CVD Clinical Adviser to the RCGP, CVD and Research Leads for Darlington Primary Care Network (PCN) and Federation, Northeast and North Cumbria Heart Failure Lead and sits on NHSEI CVD Prevention CLG, HF/HVD, AF and Hypertension expert advisory groups.

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