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Dave Smith

BCIS Number: 1942




Regional Cardiac Centre


Morriston Hospital

  • B BCIS Council/Officer Member
  • C Consultant

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Consultant Interventional cardiologist since 2006, specialising in CTO PCI and transcatheter aortic valve implantation (TAVI).

Ordinary council member of BCIS since 2016 and member of BCIS Structural Heart Working Group. I was a member of the NICE guideline development group for acute heart attack in the UK (CG 167). I have also provided guideline update review for CG 167 and CG94 (Unstable angina and NSTEMI). I was co-chair of the Welsh Cardiac Services Specialised Services Review.

I am currently a member of the Cardiothoracic Clinical Evidence Reference Group (CCERG) for the Welsh Health Specialised Services Committee and an expert adviser for the Centre for Clinical Practice at NICE. I was awarded Health Technology Exemplar status in 2015 by the Bevan Commission recognising the need to improve health outcomes through innovation.

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Dave Smith - Research Profile

Primary appointment NHS
Contracted time devoted to research None
Average time worked on research 1.0 wte
Personal aspiration for research activity Do more
Research experience
  • Local PI for multi-centre study
  • Named investigator in multi-cente study
  • Named investigator in single centre study
  • Multi-site registry studies
  • Local registy studies
Research experience - Specifics Population level outcomes research for cardiac disease in the UK using SAIL data linkage at Swansea University. I also research blood clot structure and function (with the Haemostasis and Biomedical Research Unit in Swansea), TAVI treatment of aortic stenosis and PCI outcomes
GCP certification Current

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