Cardiovascular

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Theme leaders (Available for student supervision)

Ian MeredithJames Cameron

Cardiovascular disease is the number one killer of adults in developed countries and the need for cardiovascular care will continue to grow in coming years.

MonashHeart is a world-leading cardiovascular service, providing 73,000 episodes of paediatric and adult cardiological care to our community each year.

Translational research is at the core of MonashHeart’s values and goals. We place a strong focus on combining research findings with leading medical techniques to develop practical applications that enhance our patients’ health and wellbeing.

The Monash Cardiovascular Research Centre (MCRC) is the formal research arm of MonashHeart and has a major ongoing commitment to cardiovascular research in a wide range of fields.

MCRC has an international reputation for excellence and achievement in basic and translational research, supporting the uptake of clinical services in state-of-the-art cardiovascular treatments. Cardiovascular research is a fast moving field of great promise, with new and innovative treatment and prevention research on the horizon.