Consultant Cardiologist Specialist interest in Cardiac MRI, Inherited Cardiac Diseases and Sports Cardiology. Honorary Senior Lecturer, National Heart and Lung Institute, Imperial College London Royal Brompton Hospital
Sabiha works as a full-time consultant cardiologist at the Royal Brompton Hospital, London in the Inherited Cardiac conditions service and CMR imaging unit and is the lead for the Sports Cardiology service.
Sabiha continues her work as a CRY Cardiologist and is an active member of the CRY pre-participation screening programme in athletes. She has successfully published her work on mechanisms in Left ventricular Hypertrabeculation in Circulation journal. Her other peer-reviewed publications include work relating to Left ventricular hypertrabeculation in Athletes published in Heart, and ECG guidelines in athletes, published in European Heart Journal and recently aortic dimension in athletes in Heart. She also co-authored a land-mark study on cardiac screening in adolescent athletes in the NEJM. More recently, Sabiha is a member of the EAPC sports cardiology section nucleus and has also been a member of the expert task force for the ESC guidelines in sports cardiology and exercise in individuals with cardiovascular diseases. She has presented in several plenary sessions at the ESC, EuroEcho, EuroPrevent and ACC. Sabiha worked as the Deputy Editor for education and training for the EHJ-Case Reports and was also the Section Editor for the EAPC sports cardiology quizzes. She is currently leading on the certification program for ESC Preventive Cardiology.