ECG Masterclass Basic Live Stream

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SPEAKER(S)

Dr Aaron Wong – Consultant Cardiologist

Dr Wong qualified from the University of Glasgow in 2001. He completed his medical rotations in various hospitals in Glasgow and completed his MRCP (UK) in 2004. He worked as a locum oncology registrar for 6 months before taking up a Cardiology Research Fellow post at the University of Dundee. He was the principal investigator of a British Heart Foundation-funded research project TAYSIDE trial for The Effects of Metformin on exercise capacity in insulin-resistant chronic heart failure.

His research topic was “Insulin Resistance, Chronic Heart Failure and potential treatment modalities”. He was also a co-investigator of two international multicenter clinical trials. He was awarded a Doctorate of Medicine (MD) in 2014. He completed his higher speciality training in cardiology and general medicine (Dual CCT) in Wales in 2014.

Dr Wong was the first cardiologist from Wales who completed the postgraduate course in Heart failure, endorsed by the European Society of Cardiology and the University of Zurich.

He was nominated to be a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London, in 2018

He was the principal investigator of the TRANSITION-HF trial at Princess of Wales Hospital.

He is passionate about medical education and aspired to train doctors, nurses and allied healthcare professionals to improve medical care for the local community.

He is a good communicator. He speaks three languages and 5 Chinese dialects.


AstraZeneca has provided sponsorship towards this independent programme. AstraZeneca has had no editorial input into or control over the agenda, content development or choice of speakers, nor opportunity to influence except for the AstraZeneca sponsored symposia