Name Paula-Jayne Slater
Job Title Cardiology Lecturer Practitioner
Faculty Faculty of Science and Engineering
School School of Sciences
Subject(s) Cardiology in Clinical Practice

Biomedical science

One day a week cardiology lecture practitioner on the PTP HCS course, which I commenced 1/9/13. Have worked for the university as an internal verifier/ visiting lecturer since 2003.


The other four days I work fulltime as an advanced specialist cardiac physiologist at Russells Hall Hospital, where my role is invasive cardiology services manager and cardiology department training co-ordinator. This year I will celebrate 27 years of working for the NHS.

Cardiac physiology in clinical practice

Invasive cardiology

Cardiac devices- pacemakers/defibrillators/implantable loop recorders)

Regularly involved in pacemaker/ defibrillator trials since 2000 but not leading.


Interest in developing physiologist lead services/clinics eg: ILR implantation/ pre-admissions clinics

Senior Examiner for Society of Cardiological Science and Technology


Cardiology Representative/scrutineer on Registration Council for Clinical Physiologists


Chair of Alliance for Patient Safety

None to date.


{Involved in Ron Grimley Undergraduate clinical skills videos- Tomorrows Physicians.  “Performing a 12 lead ECG” wrote the script for the video as well as starring in it.}