Heather graduated from the University of Hertfordshire in 2001 and completed her MSc in Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation at the University of Chester in 2018. She leads the Cardiac Rehabilitation exercise team at Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Foundation Trust where she has worked for over a decade. Her particular interests lie with the complex patients including heart failure, Transplants, VADs and exercising patients on inotropes pre transplant.
Alongside work, Heather is a tutor on the BACPR Part 2 and Heart Failure courses and is participating in the BACPR risk stratification review and the advanced practitioner working group. Heather chairs the current ACPICR Standards review.