Mr. A. J. Levine was a Consultant Cardiac Surgeon in the UK for 19 years at the Royal Stoke University Hospital (2000-2019).
He trained in London and the West Midlands in the UK. His clinical profile was one of a high-volume surgeon with an interest in heart failure surgery. He had one of the largest UK practice in Surgical Ventricular Restoration surgery. He has performed over 5500 adult cardiac cases.
Managerially he had led at a local, regional, national and international level, including UK National Lead for Coronary Revascularisation for Adult Cardiac Surgical CRG (2013 – 2016) and STS (Society of Thoracic Surgeons) Taskforce on Resuscitation – Co-opted UK Member (2013 – present).
He has published on ventricular surgery for heart failure, ITU length of stay post operatively and most importantly on resuscitation after cardiac surgery.
Furthermore, he does medicolegal work (as an expert witness/ opinion) for cardiothoracic surgery and management consultancy work for a number of commercial companies (ATOS, GE, Hunter Healthcare Ltd, etc ) for a number of hospitals across the UK (2014 – present).
Finally, he is the co-director of CALS S UK Ltd (www.csu-als.com) which co-ordinates and manages CALS (and now REACTÔ) training around the world.