Professor Konstantinos Dimopoulos is a consultant cardiologist and professor of Adult Congenital Heart Disease (ACHD) and Pulmonary Hypertension (PH). He has a PhD in ACHD, and an MSc in modern epidemiology obtained from Imperial College London. He has been working at the Royal Brompton Hospital and Imperial College London since 2003. He is a busy clinician leading ACHD and PH clinics and caring for inpatients. He has produced over 300 papers in prestigious peer-reviewed journals, as well as authoring numerous book chapters in ACHD, PH and exercise physiology. He has also edited a book on Pulmonary Hypertension in ACHD.
He is a reviewer for major cardiovascular journals and regularly lectures at national and international centres. His main areas of interest are exercise physiology, epidemiology, and prognostication in ACHD and PH, as well as promoting education and research in areas such as Eisenmenger syndrome. He has been a nucleus member of the ESC working group for Pulmonary Circulation and Right Ventricular Function (2014-18). He is in the steering committee for CHAMPION, a UK-wide initiative promoting research and education in pulmonary hypertension associated with congenital heart disease.