Registered Charity No: 1172855

We are a charitable organisation that aims to promote and protect the good health of patients requiring cardiac surgery through the portal of an annual meeting to develop and foster interest in minimal access cardiac surgery in the UK and Ireland for surgeons to share ideas on : a) training of both junior doctors and consultants developing their programmes b) sharing of clinical data and experiences c) development of specialist working groups to advise college bodies d) improving patient outcomes e) working with industry to increase numbers of procedures performed these will aid in the advancement of health and saving lives and aid in health education.


Chairman: Clinton Lloyd – Derriford Hospital, Plymouth

Secretary: Joe Zacharias – Blackpool Victoria Hospital
Treasurer: Ranjit Deshpande – King’s College Hospital, London


Steve Hunter – Northern General Hospital, Sheffield (President)


Lorraine Richardson

Organising Committee:

Max Baghai (MB) – King’s College Hospital, London
Franco Ciulli – Bristol Royal Infirmary - Bristol
Enoch Akowuah – Middlesbrough
Paul Modi - Liverpool
Mike Tolan – Dublin
Ishtiaq Ahmed – Brighton