About this section

On behalf of the London Deanery and the London School of Specialty Medicine, the Cardiology Section provides programmes of training days for general cardiology and advanced sub-specialty training for London/Thames programme trainees.

PMETB attendance requirements

Attendance at cardiology programme training days is mandatory. Trainees are expected to attend all the training days relevant to their level of training and an absolute minimum of 70% to meet PMETB requirements.

Junior trainees (SpR 1-4 & StRs ST3-5)

Junior trainees are welcome to attend the sub-specialty training days however these will not be counted at their RITAs/ARCPs.

Senior trainees (SpRs 5-6 & ST6-ST7s)

Senior trainees are welcome to attend general cardiology training days but are not required to do so and these will not be counted at their RITAs/ARCPs.

Upcoming events

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Webinar CPD

Cardiac Pacing workshop: Part 3

This is part 3 of a three-part webinar series for trainees aimed at providing a foundation of knowledge on cardiac pacing. This webinar will cover the topic of advanced pacing with BSC who will recap the key points about the algorithms and review case studies that focus on algorithm function and programming.

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Webinar CPD

Structural Intervention: An update on TAVI and Mitraclip

This webinar will update doctors in minimally invasive percutaneous techniques in treating valvular heart disease. xperts will provide up to date evidence and guidance on the treatment of aortic, mitral and tricuspid valves non surgically.

Book Book

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.


Professor Nikhil Patel