Session 10 - Young Investigator Presentations
The International Cardio-Oncology Society is a committed group of professionals throughout the world who are striving to protect the cardiovascular health of all patients who are undergoing cancer...Read More
The International Cardio-Oncology Society is a committed group of professionals throughout the world who are striving to protect the cardiovascular health of all patients who are undergoing cancer therapy. By optimizing the cardiac status of patients with cancer before, during and after their treatment, we are collectively improving the overall outcomes including survival and quality of life. We aim to provide the latest scientific and clinical education and research for anyone treating patients with cancer in the hopes of enhancing cardiovascular protection.
Dr Arjun K Ghosh MBBS, MSc, PhD, FHEA, FACC, FESC, FRCP, FICOS is a Consultant Cardiologist at Barts Heart Centre...
Dr Arjun K Ghosh MBBS, MSc, PhD, FHEA, FACC, FESC, FRCP, FICOS is a Consultant Cardiologist at Barts Heart Centre (BHC), St. Bartholomew’s Hospital, London and at University College London Hospital (UCLH). He is the first cardiologist in the UK to be appointed specifically in cardio-oncology and helped establish Cardio-Oncology services at both these hospitals which are now amongst the biggest services worldwide. Arjun leads the cardio-oncology service at UCLH. Arjun is also actively involved in developing cardio-oncology curricula and guidelines and changing practice through the British Society of Echocardiography, British Cardio-Oncology Society and International Cardio-Oncology Society and UK Specialist Advisory Committee (SAC). He was joint first author of the first British cardio-oncology guidelines published earlier this year. He runs the UK’s only national Cardio-Oncology Study Day and help organise the only pan-European Cardio-oncology Symposium. Outside of the interesting world of cardiology’s newest subspecialty Arjun is involved in cardiac MRI (CMR) and cardio-oncology echocardiography and has several national and international leadership and management positions at the British Cardiovascular Society, the Royal Society of Medicine, the British Cardio-Oncology Society and the International Cardio-Oncology Society. He is the co-host of the ICOS podcast and has recently been appointed to the ACC Cardio-Oncology Leadership Council. You can find him on Twitter @arjunkg.