Catherine Head is a consultant cardiologist and service lead for the maternal cardiology and adult congenital heart disease services at the Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital. She trained in Cambridge, London and Birmingham and undertook an MRC Clinical Training Fellowship at the University of Cambridge. Prior to her appointment at NNUH she was a consultant at Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital from 2005-2019. She is President of the UK Maternal Cardiology Society (UKMCS), a cardiology assessor for the MBRRACE confidential enquiry and a contributor to NICE guidelines relating to heart disease in pregnancy. She is the author of book chapters on cardiac disease in pregnancy and the joint UKMCS/BCS statement on COVID risk assessment of pregnant women with heart disease, disseminated as NHSE shielding guidance by the Chief Medical Officer 2020.