Lisa Ashton


Lisa completed her training as a Cardiac Physiologist in 1996 and worked within the NHS at varying hospitals during her 10 years in this role. Lisa joined the University in December 2008 and her current role includes the training of undergraduate and postgraduate Clinical Physiologists, as well as involvement with CPD of other healthcare professions. Lisa’s particular interest areas are cardiac device therapy. Lisa is the programme lead for both undergraduate and postgraduate training.


  • Programme Manager Undergraduate BSc Healthcare Science (Cardiac Physiology)
  • Programme Manager Postgraduate PG Cert Cardiac Device and Rhythm Management

Professional memberships

  • RCCP
  • BHRS

Research groups and institutes

  • Leeds Institute of Cardiovascular and Metabolic Medicine