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 Sanjay Sharma
Speaker
Sanjay Sharma
Sanjay Sharma Sanjay Sharma

St George's University of London, London (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)

Specialities : Other Special Populations , Rehabilitation and Sports Cardiology, Myocardial Disease, Arrhythmias-General

Professor Sanjay Sharma is head of research for the cardiology clinical academic group at St George’s, University of London. His interests include sudden cardiac death in the young, cardiomyopathies and cardiovascular adaptation in athletes. He leads a large inherited cardiac diseases programme serving South East England and is director of the largest sports cardiology unit in the UK. He is the chairman of the expert cardiac committee for the FA and Medical Director of the London Marathon. He has previously held posts as chairman of the ESC sports cardiology nucleus, board member for EACP, congress programme committee member of the ESC, and “Best of ESC” expert group. He is currently a senior member of the ESC media committee and an International Associate Editor for the European Heart Journal. Working with the charitable organisation, Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY), he leads the largest cardiac screening programme in the UK for young individuals.

35 presentations from this speaker

Cardiovascular evaluation in athletes.

Event : Webinar 2019

  • Session : EHRA Webinars 2019
  • Speaker : H Heidbuchel (Antwerp,BE), S Sharma (London,GB)

Discussion

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2019

  • Session : ECG challenges in athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Medical services planning during mass endurance events.

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2019

  • Session : Reducing the cardiovascular risk during mass endurance races
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Should imaging be part of the cardiovascular evaluation of middle-aged individuals?

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Expert Advice - Cardiovascular evaluation before competitive sports
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

State of the Art - Cardiac magnetic resonance for identification of athletes at risk

Event : ESC Congress 2019

  • Session : Cardiac evaluation of athletes to prevent sudden death
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Athletes with low ejection fraction and a structurally normal heart: how to manage?

Event : ESC Congress 2018

  • Session : Difficult scenarios in the cardiovascular management of athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

ECG in athletes: how to identify high risk subjects?

Event : EHRA 2018

  • Session : Sudden cardiac death: anticipation/prediction/action
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

What can we learn from the athletes? Exercise parameters in men and women.

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2018

  • Session : Women are different: what is the impact on exercising?
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

ECG indices of athletic training; what is new on "the athlete’s ECG".

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2017

  • Session : Update on the athlete’s ECG; International criteria 2017
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Managing acute events in endurance athletes: 10 years of experience at the London Marathon.

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Unravelling the mysteries of endurance training
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

State of the Art: management of athletes with heart disease

Event : ESC Congress 2017

  • Session : Management of athletes with heart disease
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

The veteran athlete’s heart: is old really gold?

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2017

  • Session : New frontiers in sports cardiology: quantifying risk in master athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Anterior T wave inversion in white endurance athletes: benign or potentially fatal?

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Evaluating athletes for cardiovascular disease - Challenging cases explained by the experts
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Exercise prescription in cardiomyopathies: are all cardiomyopathies created equal?

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2016

  • Session : Exercise recommendations in young patients with inherited heart disease
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Management of athletes with atrial fibrillation or atrial flutter.

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2016

  • Session : Investigating and managing athletes with symptoms or signs of heart disease
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

More exercise is better - PRO

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : More exercise: better or worse?
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Preventive cardiology

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : ESC Congress Highlights
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Role of CMR in risk stratification of athletes.

Event : EuroCMR 2016

  • Session : Risk Stratifcation in Sudden Cardiac Death
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

The athlete's heart: impact of age, sex, and ethnicity - State of the art

Event : ESC Congress 2016

  • Session : Novel imaging markers in the evaluation of athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Athletes with abnormal QT interval: the long and short of it.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : Sports cardiology in practice: challenges in the evaluation of athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Cardiovascular adaptation in the developing heart.

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2015

  • Session : Inequalities in Sports Cardiology
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Preventive cardiology.

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : ESC Congress Highlights
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Scientific highlights in sports cardiology

Event : ESC Congress 2015

  • Session : The year in prevention: scientific highlights from EuroPRevent 2015 and beyond
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Viviane Conraads Outstanding Achievement Award.

Event : ESC Preventive Cardiology (Formerly EuroPrevent) 2015

  • Session : Closing Ceremony
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Arrhythmia dilemmas in athletes: conclusion and general take home message.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Arrhythmia dilemmas in athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Can we improve current ESC recommendations for interpretation of the athlete's ECG?

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Conundrums in sports cardiology
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Scientific highlights in sports cardiology.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : The year in prevention: scientific highlights from EuroPrevent 2014 and beyond
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

The good: beneficial effects of exercise and adaptation of the athlete heart.

Event : ESC Congress 2014

  • Session : Exercise and the heart. The good, the bad and the ugly
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

A young athlete with hypertension and left ventricle hypertrophy: how to make the differential diagnosis.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Clinical challenges in cardiology: the best treatment alternative in difficult clinical case scenarios
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Panel discussion.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Challenges in recognition of cardiac pathologies in elite athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB), S Viskin (Tel Aviv,IL)

Pro.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Endurance sports exert arrhythmogenic effects.
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Pro.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Endurance sports exert arrhythmogenic effects.
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

Sudden cardiac death in marathon running.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Protecting amateur athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

T wave changes in a black athlete.

Event : ESC Congress 2013

  • Session : Challenges in recognition of cardiac pathologies in elite athletes
  • Speaker : S Sharma (London,GB)

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