PROFESSOR KAUSIK RAY
FRCP (Lon), FRCP (Ed), FACC, FESC, FAHA, BSC, EAS, IDF
Professor of Public Health and Consultant Cardiologist
One of the most pre-eminent preventative cardiologists in the world, with over 23,000 citations for his research and over 170 publications in top-quality peer-reviewed journals, Kausik Ray is the Professor of Public Health and Honorary Cardiologist at Imperial College London.
Having completed a postdoctoral fellowship at Harvard Medical School and an MPhil in epidemiology from the University of Cambridge, Prof Ray is the lead investigator for several major global medical trials of novel therapies for the prevention of cardiovascular disease. With papers published the New England Journal of Medicine, Lancet, JAMA, Circulation and the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, Prof Ray’s research focuses on the prevention of coronary disease, in particular cholesterol, lipids, diabetes, biomarkers and risk prediction. In addition to being a Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, the European Society of Cardiology, the American Heart Association and the Royal Colleges of Physicians (London and Edinburgh), he is also a member of the British Cardiovascular Society and European Atherosclerosis Society (EAS).
The pioneer of the EAS Familial Hypercholesterolaemia (FH) Studies collaboration – the first and only global registry of FH – Prof Ray has also served on the EAS Consensus panel for European Guidelines for the past 10 years, with key original research contributions having influenced European and American guidelines on prevention and having changed warning labels for common therapies by the FDA and EMEA.
Primary and secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London (FRCP (Lon))
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, Edinburgh (FRCP (Ed))
Fellow of the American College of Cardiology (FACC)
Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology (FESC)
Fellow of the American Heart Association (FAHA)
Member of the British Cardiovascular Society
Member of the European Atherosclerosis Society
Imperial College London, Charing Cross Campus
0207 079 2100