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Roby Devasish Rakhit

BCIS Number: 1835





Royal Free Hospital

University College London

  • C Consultant

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Consultant Interventional Cardiologist Royal Free Hospital and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Institute of Cardiovascular Science, UCL.
Senior consultant cardiologist and formerly clinical director of cardiology. Qualified from Charing Cross & Westminster Medical School (Imperial College) with general cardiology and interventional training in London and Switzerland. Academic training has included a Wellcome Research Fellowship at the Rayne Institute, St.Thomas` Hospital, Kings College London (MD) and British Heart Foundation International Fellowship at the Swiss Cardiovascular Centre, Bern (Prof B Meier). He combines a busy clinical job with an active teaching and translational research programme at UCL with interests in acute coronary syndrome, microparticles, intra- coronary imaging and high risk coronary disease (diabetes, Familial Hyperlipidemia and HIV). Principal investigator for a number of NIHR portfolio adopted studies. Associate Editor Clinical Medicine. Member UCL Partners Cardiovascular and Biomedical Research Centre programme boards. Elected member of council, Royal College of Physicians UK.

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Roby Devasish Rakhit - Research Profile

Primary appointment NHS
Contracted time devoted to research 0.5 wte
Average time worked on research 1.0 wte
Personal aspiration for research activity Do more if supported
Research experience
  • CI for single-centre study
  • Local PI for multi-centre study
  • Named investigator in single centre study
  • Local registy studies
  • Methodology - study design and conducr
  • Methodology - Clinical studies management
GCP certification Current
Number of current students 3
Number of awards in last 5 years 2
Main areas of research interest
  • acute coronary syndrome
  • angina pectoris
  • angioplasty and stenting
  • coronary inflamation
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