Imperial College London

Dr John Baksi

Faculty of MedicineNational Heart & Lung Institute

Honorary Clinical Senior Lecturer



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Cardiovascular MR UnitRoyal Brompton Campus





Particular areas of research interest include:

  • correlation between appearances of the heart and genetics in dilated cardiomyopathy
  • advancing understanding and treatment of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy
  • CMR imaging and tissue characterisation
  • cardiac genetics
  • cardiomyopathy.


During his PhD studentship, Dr  Baksi utilised a technique called wave intensity analysis, pioneered by colleagues at Imperial College London and developed within Hypertension and Circulation Group  at ICCH, to provide insight into the formation of the arterial pressure waveform.