Dr Chris McAloon is a cardiology specialty trainee in the West Midlands deanery, whom is currently out-of-program completing his PhD at University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust and the University of Warwick in heart failure and cardiac resynchronization therapy. Chris graduated from the University of Birmingham in 2007 and subsquently undertook one of the first academic foundation year one rotations, winning the West Midlands Deanery FY1 research prize. Currently Chris holds an honorary clinical tutor post at both the University of Birmingham and Warwick.
In November 2015 he won the NIHR/RCP clinical trainee research prize, alongside presenting internationally and publishing several peer-reviewed articles. Chris is passionate about accessing medical research and the application of evidence based medicine, in particular cardiovascular research.