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Dave Smith

BCIS Number: 1942

BM MD FRCP

Consultant

Department:

Regional Cardiac Centre

Institutions:

Morriston Hospital

  • B BCIS Council/Officer Member
  • C Consultant

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Summary

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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