Back Professor Ahmet Fuat becomes a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
Congratulations to Professor Ahmet Fuat, President of the PCCS, for being elected as a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh. Professor Fuat said “he is honoured and humbled”
Professor Fuat has been in general practice in Darlington since 1986, having graduated from Aberdeen University. He is a Fellow of the RCGP and RCP London. As well as being a North East and North Cumbria GP Research Engagement Lead and CCG Cardiology Lead, he also works as a GP specialist in Cardiology and for 16 years has run an integrated heart failure service across primary and secondary care in Darlington. Holding a PhD from Durham University he is an active researcher in cardiology and was holds an honorary chair in Primary Care Cardiology from Durham University School of Health, Medicine and Pharmacy. Professor Fuat sits on the editorial boards of both the BJC and PCCJ and is an active member of the BCS and the BSH. He has published widely in peer reviewed journals. He is a tutor on the Bradford postgraduate diploma in cardiology course and chairs and lectures in cardiology nationally and internationally. He has served on the NICE and ESC guideline development groups on heart failure (acute and chronic) and myocardial infarction respectively.