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Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital, Thomas Drive, L14 3PE
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Dr Monika Arzanauskaite

Date: 16 June 2017 09:56

Personal Assistant 

Jacqueline Monaghan

Tel: 0151-6001259



Responsibilities at LHCH

  • Consultant in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Imaging
  • Trust Specialty Training Lead (Health Education North West School of Radiology)

Area of Practice       

  • Multimodality cardiovascular and thoracic imaging

Special Clinical Interests

  • Cardiac imaging, including ischaemia assessment
  • Cardiac tumours and onco-cardiology
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Parenchymal and interstitial lung disease

Research Interests

  • Cardiac tumours
  • Cardiomyopathy and ischaemia
  • Congenital heart disease
  • Parenchymal and interstitial lung disease

Current Membership of Professional Regional and National Bodies  

  • The Royal College of Radiologists (RCR)
  • General Medical Council (GMC) and Medical Defence Union (MDU)
  • European Society of Radiology (ESR)
  • Radiological Society of North America (RSNA)
  • European Society of Thoracic Imaging (ESTI)
  • European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology (ESCR)
  • European Association of Cardiovascular Imaging (EACVI)
  • Society for Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance (SCMR)

Languages Spoken   

  • English, Spanish, Portuguese, Lithuanian, not completely forgotten Italian and perhaps ten words of Greek.

Why choose LHCH?             

Liverpool Heart and Chest Hospital is a highly specialised centre working as a team for the best patient care.

Training and Education

  • Medicine – Physician/Master in Medicine (Kaunas, Lithuania), 2009
  • Internship in Medicine / Foundation Year Equivalent (Lithuania, Portugal) 2009-2010
  • Certified Radiology Core Specialty Training – (Kaunas, Lithuania), 2015
  • General Radiology with a focus on Cardiac and Thoracic Imaging - Hospital Sant Pau i Santa Creu (Barcelona, Spain), 2013
  • General Radiology - University Hospital Brussels (Belgium), 2015
  • Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Course - Royal Brompton Hospital (London, UK), 2015
  • 18-month Clinical Fellowship in Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - Royal Brompton Hospital (London, UK), 2015 - 2016
  • Level 3 Certification in Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance - European Society of Cardiology, 2016
  • Supervisor Skills (Royal College of Radiologists) – Manchester, 2017
  • Awarded scholarship for Introduction to Research for International Young Academics (IRIYA) - Chicago, USA, 2017

Awards and Prizes

  • ESR Research Seed Grant – 2020
  • Editor of the Year Award 2020 – European Heart Journal Case Reports
  • Research Prize in Cardiac Imaging – Annual meeting of Radiological Society of North America 2019, Chicago
  • Cum Laude Award – European Society of Cardiovascular Radiology Congress 2019, Antwerp
  • Certificate of Merit (#5) – Annual meeting of Radiological Society of North America 2016-2019, Chicago
  • Certificate of Merit – World Congress of Thoracic Imaging 2017, Boston

About you

  • I enjoy teamwork in research collaborations and joint educational activities. I have presented scientific and educational works at national and international congresses and conferences.
  • I regularly peer-review for medical journals. I am a Deputy Editor for European Heart Journal-Case Reports and an Advisory Editor for Clinical Radiology.
  • I like travelling, photography, foreign languages, literature and art.


  • A number of publications, conference papers and presentations – most available online (e.g ORCID 0000-0002-4004-4150, WoS T-9396-2019).