Professor Diana Gorog is a Consultant Cardiologist and Clinical Lead for Research at East and North Hertfordshire NHS Trust and holds academic appointments as Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine at the University of Hertfordshire and Visiting Professor at the National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College, London. Prof Gorog trained in medicine at St. Bartholomew’s Medical School, University of London, and undertook cardiology training in central London teaching hospitals including the Hammersmith, Royal Brompton, St Mary’s, St Thomas’ and Royal Free Hospitals. She obtained a postgraduate MD from Imperial College and PhD from King’s College, London.
In addition to being an interventional cardiologist, including undertaking PPCI on call, she is actively engaged in clinical research on thrombosis, in particular platelet function testing, endogenous fibrinolysis and thrombosis risk assessment. She has published >120 papers, including in Nature Reviews Cardiology, JACC and European Heart Journal. She is the current Secretary of the ESC Working Group on Thrombosis and serves on the Editorial Board of a number of journals including the European Heart Journal and Thrombosis and Haemostasis.