Michael Papadakis
Michael Papadakis

Assoc Prof in Cardiology, St George’s, University of London President of the European Association Preventive Cardiology (EAPC) Past-chair of the European Section of Sports Cardiology and Exercise Course Director MSc Sports Cardiology

Dr Papadakis is an Associate Professor in Cardiology at St George’s, University of London. He is the president for the European Association of Preventive Cardiology and the past chair of the European section of Sports Cardiology and Exercise. He is consultant to the charity Cardiac Risk in the Young who screens more than 30,000 young individuals per year for heart disease and a consultant cardiologist to the English Institute of Sport, English and Wales Cricket Board and Rugby Football Union. His interests include preventive cardiology, sports cardiology, inherited heart conditions. Dr Papadakis is currently credited with more than 100 publications in peer reviewed medical journals and numerous presentations in national and international conferences. He has contributed to international projects that have shaped education in preventive cardiology. In 2016 he launched a novel MSc degree in Sports Cardiology.