Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine, University College London
Professor Perry M. Elliott (H-index 96) is Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at University College London (UCL) and a Senior Investigator of the UK National Institute for Health Research (NIHR). He is director of the UCL Centre for Heart Muscle Disease, Head of Clinical Research at the Institute of Cardiovascular Science UCL and a consultant cardiologist in the Centre for Inherited Cardiovascular Disease at the Bart’s Heart Centre, St. Bartholomew's Hospital London, UK. He is chairman of the ESC Heart Academy and past chairman of the ESC Working Group on Myocardial and Pericardial Diseases (2010–2012), the Executive Committee for the European Outcomes Research Programme registry on cardiomyopathies, and ESC Guideline Task Force on Hypertrophic Cardiomyopathy. Over the past 25 years, Prof. Elliott has established an international reputation in the field of heart muscle disease, authoring more than 400 peer-reviewed papers on the subject. He develops diagnostic standards, risk stratification tools and clinical service models based on some of Europe’s largest inherited heart disease cohorts, fostering industry collaborations in sequence interpretation, therapeutic trials and multicentre research partnerships.