Theme leader (Available for student supervision)
Prof James 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.
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.