Professor Ahmet Fuat

SpecialityGPSI cardiology, Darlington and President, Primary Care Cardiovascular Society

Professor Ahmet Fuat has been a GP in Darlington, County Durham for 34 years. He has been a GPSI Cardiology for 20 years.

He holds various roles in CVD and research including being the immediate past President, and current Education and Research Lead of the Primary Care Cardiovascular Society (PCCS) which he was instrumental in reforming, CVD Clinical Adviser to the RCGP, CVD and Research Leads for Darlington Primary Care Network (PCN) and Federation, Heart Failure Lead Clinician for North East and North Cumbria Cardiac Network, GP Research engagement at North East and North Cumbria NIHR CRN. He sits on the NHSE and Improvement CVD Prevention Clinical Leadership Group.

He has a passion for medical education and remains an active lecturer, tutor, and researcher. He is on the editorial boards of the British Journal of Cardiology and Primary Care Cardiovascular Journals and a peer reviewer for most high impact cardiovascular journals and research bodies. His work in community cardiology has been recognised with Fellowships from the RCGP, PCCS, RCP London and RCP Edinburgh.