Dr Anjum Gandhi has over 20 years of clinical, teaching and research experience in paediatrics and is a Consultant Paediatrician with training and expertise in paediatric cardiology at the Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust. He is the Clinical Lead for paediatrics at Good Hope Hospital. He also holds a honorary consultant contract in paediatric cardiology at Birmingham Children’s hospital. Anjum joined the EMIS (patient.info) authoring team in 2014.
Anjum is one of the founder members and currently the Chair and Convenor of PECSIG (Paediatrician with Expertise in Cardiology Special Interest Group). He is also a co-opted member of the BCCA (British Congenital Cardiac Association) council and represents the RCPCH (Royal College of Paediatrics & Child Health) on the Cardiology Specialist Advisory Committee of the JRCPTB (Joint Royal College of Physicians Training Board).
Anjum has organised, chaired and participated in cardiology conferences and meetings for the RCPCH, RSM and PECSIG. He has authored a number of articles in peer-reviewed journals and presented at national paediatric and cardiac clinical and research meetings. He is one of the authors of the new cardiology curriculum approved by the RCPCH as a Special Interest Module (SPIN Module).