Professor Azfar Zaman
Professor of Cardiology
Appointed 2001 and awarded Honorary Professor of Cardiology by Newcastle University, 2013. Following graduation at Leeds Medical School, he completed postgraduate training in cardiology at regional centres in Leeds, London and Cardiff. He was a Fulbright Scholar and British Heart Foundation International Fellow in 1998 to study vascular biology at Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York.
Prof Zaman is the Clinical Lead for Coronary Intervention and Director of the Cardiac Catheter Laboratories. In 2012 he was appointed Specialty Group Lead for Cardiovascular Research and has interest in clinical research with a particular interest in atherothrombosis in diabetes and clinical trials.
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