Professor Robin Choudhury

Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, NIHR Oxford Biomedical Research Centre Cardiovascular Theme Lead, Clinical Director of the Oxford Acute Vascular Imaging Centre, Honorary Consultant Cardiologist at the Oxford Heart Centre, Fellow of Balliol College


Professor Choudhury's research is directed towards the characterisation of atherosclerosis and vascular inflammation and the development of targeted treatments for those conditions.

He is a past President of the Section on Lipids, Metabolism and Vascular Risk at the Royal Society of Medicine, a member of the European Society of Cardiology's Working Group on Acute Cardiac Care, and a Fellow of the European Society of Cardiology.


  • Heart disease
  • Heart attack
  • Angioplasty
  • Stents
  • Cholesterol, statins and PCSK9 inhibitors
  • Magnetic resonance imaging

Media experience

Professor Choudhury has experience of both print and broadcast media, as well as public engagement work communicating science to schools and the general public. He serves on the Health Expert Panel of The Spectator and as a 'Press Expert' for the British Cardiovascular Society.