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Dr Kaski is a consultant paediatric cardiologist and head of the Centre for Inherited Cardiovascular Diseases at Great Ormond Street Hospital, the largest centre in the UK dedicated to the evaluation and management of the full range of inherited cardiac conditions in children. His clinical and research interests are focused on the clinical and genetic characterisation of inherited cardiovascular disease and sudden cardiac death in childhood, including heart muscle disease in children with RASopathy syndromes and other rare multisystem disorders. He won the Young Investigator Award for Clinical Science from the European Society of Cardiology in 2008 for his work on the genetic basis of pre-adolescent hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.