Adam Timmis is Professor of Clinical Cardiology at Barts and the London School of Medicine and Dentistry. He qualified from the University of Cambridge and St Bartholomew¹s Hospital Medical College in 1973. His cardiology training was at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston and at Guy’s Hospital, London where he was Senior Registrar before taking up his current post. He has published extensively in the cardiovascular literature his major interests being cardiovascular outcomes in angina and acute coronary syndromes.
He chaired the NICE guideline groups on investigation of stable chest pain and management of angina. He is chair of the Academic Group of the Myocardial Ischaemia National Audit Project (MINAP) and a former Editor of Heart.