Our Cardiovascular network is working to improve care for people with, or at risk of, developing cardiovascular disease (CVD) in Greater Manchester (GM).

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Clinical leads

  • Cardiovascular Lead, Professor Farzin Fath-Ordoubadi, Consultant Cardiologist
  • Clinical Lead for CVD Prevention and Recovery, Dr Aseem Mishra, NIHR ACF GPST4

Project group

  • Catherine Cain, Senior Programme Lead for GM CVD Recovery, Prevention and Pathway Improvement
  • Colin Daffern, Naomi Kelly and Lyndsey Kavanagh, Cardiovascular Project Officers
  • Claire Parr, Cardiac Transfer Manager

Our project areas

  • Acute coronary syndrome/Primary percutaneous coronary intervention
  • Acute aortic dissection
  • Atrial fibrillation
  • Blood pressure at home
  • Cardiac rehabilitation
  • Cardio-Renal-Metabolic
  • Diagnostics
  • Elective recovery – heart failure
  • Elective recovery – surgical
  • Heart failure
  • Heart valve disease
  • Hypertension
  • Out of hospital cardiac arrest (OHCA)
  • Prevention
  • Rhythm management
  • Stable chest pain

Clinical associates group

Learn more about the Cardiovascular Clinical Associate Group and access resources here.

Key documents

Download all documents and resources from the GM Cardiovascular Network via our publications page.

Click here to read our Greater Manchester Recovery and Prevention Plan.

For more information

To contact us to find out more about how to get involved, please email us at