Prof James (Jim) Cameron is the Co-Director of Monash Cardiovascular Research Centre and maintains a senior medical staff appointment with MonashHeart and in the private sector at Epworth Hospital with Epworth Health Care. In 2007 Jim was appointed to the position of Associate Director (Research & Education) of MonashHeart and in the same year took a chair in biomedical engineering at La Trobe University.
Prof Cameron is internationally reknowned for work on large, conduit artery function and mechanics, their influence on mechanisms of disease and their role in risk-assessment and the identification of pre-clinical states. His work provided some of the first evidence that arterial function is modifiable and therefore a therapeutic target.
Find out more about Prof James Cameron.