Assoc. Prof. Juan Pablo Kaski
MD(Res) FRCP FESC
Dr. Kaski is a Consultant Paediatric Cardiologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) and Honorary Associate Professor at the UCL Institute of Cardiovascular Science. He is the Director of the GOSH Centre for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases. Dr. Kaski’s clinical and research interests are focused on the clinical and genetic characterisation of inherited cardiovascular disease and sudden cardiac death in childhood and he won the Young Investigator Award for Clinical Science from the European Society of Cardiology in 2008 for his work on the genetic basis of pre-adolescent hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. He is the current Chair of the Association for European Paediatric Cardiology (AEPC) Working Group on Genetics, Basic Science and Myocardial Disease and leads an international paediatric HCM consortium of over 40 centres.