World Heart Day is a global campaign to raise awareness of cardiovascular disease and the importance of maintaining good heart health. In this blog consultant cardiologist Dr Shelley Rahman Haley shares what she loves about her job, her special interest in echocardiography and heart valve disease, advice for pursuing a career in cardiology, and more.
Dr Shelley Rahman Haley
We spoke with women working across our hospital sites about what International Women's Day means to them.
By Dr Melissa Sanchez, clinical psychologist
By Joy Godden, director of nursing and clinical governance
Charles Michael Duke
Charles had a double lung transplant at Harefield Hospital just three months before appearing on the BBC show, This Is My Song
Play service manager at Royal Brompton Hospital
Consultant in minimally invasive and endoscopic cardiac surgery at Harefield Hospital
Dr Sundeep Kaul
Consultant in intensive care and respiratory medicine and the lead respiratory consultant at Harefield Hospital
Dr Alexander Lyon
Dr Alexander Lyon, Senior lecturer and honorary consultant cardiologist
Wilson Da Graça
Wilson Da Graça has suffered with the lung condition cystic bronchiectasis since he was a child.