Professor Anthony Heagerty

Professor of Medicine


Professional Memberships

  • Academy of Medical Sciences (Founding Fellow)
  • American Heart Association (Fellow)
  • Association of Physicians of Great Britain and Ireland
  • Medical Research Society
  • British Hypertension Society
  • European Society of Hypertension
  • International Society of Hypertension
  • European Society of Cardiology
  • British Cardiovascular Society
  • The Athenaeum

Clinical Interests

  • Hypertension


Personal profile

Tony Heagerty graduated in Medicine from London University. In 1987 he obtained his research MD and was appointed to a BHF Clinical Senior Research Fellowship. In 1991 he was appointed Professor of Medicine in the University of Manchester and established a Department focussed on Cardiovascular Research.

He has been President of the British, the European and the International Societies of Hypertension.  He has published more than 300 papers and in 2016 he received the ISH Robert Tigerstedt Lifetime Achievement Award

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