Miss Deborah Harrington
Responsibilities at LHCH
Consultant Cardiac and Aortic Surgeon
Area of Practice
Cardiac & thoracic aortic surgery
Special clinical interests
Major Aortic Surgery
Current Membership of Professional Regional and National Bodies
Member of SCTS
Training and Education
University of Sheffield MBBCh 1995
University of Birmingham MD 2007
Intercollegiate FRCS CTh 2009
After completing basic surgical training in Sheffield, I undertook higher surgical training in Cardiothoracic surgery in Birmingham. This included a period of research funded by a Heart Research UK Fellowship on Cerebral Protection in Aortic Arch Surgery. This led to the award of a MD. I completed my general cardiac training in Middlesbrough, then was awarded an Ethicon Fellowship in Aortic Surgery in Liverpool. I was then appointed Consultant Cardiac & Aortic Surgeon in 2013.
I am a faculty member for the Essential Surgical Skills of Cardiologists course at the Royal College of Surgeons in England.
I organise the Liverpool Aortic Arch Master class funded by Heart Research UK.
I am the Course Director for the SCTS ST6 course and Faculty member for the SC8 course.