Dr Richard Charles

Chair Medical Advisory Board

Dr Charles is Emeritus Consultant Cardiologist, Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of London, the American College of Cardiology, the European Society of Cardiology, a member of the Heart Rhythm Society and former Medical Director of his institution.

His principal clinical, research and audit interests have centred on implantable device therapies for heart disease and he was President of the British Pacing and Electrophysiology Group (now the British Heart Rhythm Society).

Dr Charles is currently a Clinical Adviser on active implantable devices to the British Standards Institution.