CSANZ Prize Winners

Annual Scientific Meeting Prize Winners

Along with the R T Hall Prize and Ralph Reader Prize winners, each year CSANZ ASM prizes are awarded to the best individual presentation by a CSANZ young investigator under themed categories:

Abstracts can be submitted for one or more of the Prizes however, the work may only be presented in one prize final session.

Submit Abstracts for CSANZ ASM 2021 now – closing 15 March 2021. 

Congratulations to the 2020 CSANZ ASM Prize Winners

Allied Health and Technology Prize Winner


Bradley Pitman

PhD Student & Cardiac Physiologist
Royal Adelaide Hospital

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Performance of a mobile single-lead electrocardiogram technology for atrial fibrillation screening in a semi-rural African population: Insights from the Australian led TEFF-AF Study

 

 

 

Cardiac Imaging Prize Winner


Hashrul Rashid
PhD Candidate
Monash Heart

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Clinical Predictors and Sequalae of Computed Tomography (CT) Defined Leaflet Thrombosis (LT) Following Transcatheter Aortic Valve Replacement (TAVR) at Medium-Term Follow-Up.

 

 

 

Cardiovascular Genetic Diseases Prize Winner


Alexandra Butters

PhD Candidate
Centenary Institute

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Clinical profile and management of hypertrophic cardiomyopathy in a multi-ethnic Australian cohort

 

 

 

Cardiovascular Nursing Prize Winner


Dion Candelaria

PhD Student
University of Sydney

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Shorter Cardiac Rehabilitation Wait Times associated with greater exercise capacity improvements: A multi-site study

 

 

 

Clinical Trials Prize Winner


Cara Barnes

Cardiology Advanced Trainee
Royal Perth Hospital

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

The Single Troponin Accelerated Triage (STAT) Chest Pain Study

 

 

 

Heart Failure Prize Winner


Alexander Dashwood

PhD
University of Queensland

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Determining the Effects of Omecamtiv Mecarbil On Human Failing Ventricular Trabeculae and Interaction with (-)-Noradrenaline via the 𝛽1-adrenoceptor.

 

 

 

Heart Rhythm Prize Winner


Geoffrey Wong

Cardiac Electrophysiology Fellow
Royal Melbourne Hospital

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Gender differences in atrial remodeling in atrial fibrillation: Relationship to ablation outcomes.

 

 

 

Indigenous Health Prize Winner


Nicholas Clarke
Basic Physician Trainee
Centre for Heart Rhythm Disorders
University of Adelaide, Royal Adelaide Hospital

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Age discrepancy in cardiometabolic risk factor profiles in Indigenous and non-Indigenous Australians with atrial fibrillation.

 

Paediatric and Congenital Prize Winner


Jacob Cao
Basic Physician Trainee
University of Sydney
Royal Prince Alfred Hospital

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Challenging the “Ten Commandments” – Early Age at Fontan is Not a Risk Factor for Long-Term Failure.

 

 

Prevention Prize Winner


Jessica Orchard

Researcher at the Centenary Institute and University of Sydney

 

See link to winning Abstract below (published in the HLC Journal Jan 2021)

Atrial Fibrillation Screen, Management And Guideline Recommended Therapy (AF SMART II) in the rural primary care setting: cost-effective eHealth tools to support all stages of screening.

 

 

Abstracts for CSANZ ASM 2021 are being submitted now – closing 15 March 2021.