Professor Lip, MD, is an academic clinical cardiologist based in a busy city centre teaching hospital and leads a large, multidisciplinary research group (including clinical and laboratory-based components).
He is also Visiting Professor of Haemostasis Thrombosis and Vascular Sciences in the School of Life & Health Sciences at the University of Aston in Birmingham, England.
Professor Lip is Adjunct Professor in Cardiovascular Sciences at Aalborg University, Denmark. Furthermore, he is Visiting Professor at Belgrade University, Serbia.
Half of his time is spent as a clinician, and he practises the full range of cardiovascular medicine, including outpatient clinics, with large atrial fibrillation and hypertension specialist clinics, and coronary care units. He also undertakes coronary intervention and assists in a 24/7 primary angioplasty rota for ST-elevation MIs.