Board Executive

Prof Stephen Nicholls

Director of Monash Heart.

Director of Victorian Heart Institute, Monash University.

Prof Stephen Nicholls

President
Prof Clara Chow

Academic Director of the Westmead Applied Research Centre.

Clinical Lead, Community Based Cardiac Services at Westmead Hospital.

Prof Clara Chow

Immediate Past President
Prof William Parsonage

Senior Cardiologist at Royal Brisbane & Women’s Hospital, Brisbane QLD.

Adj/Prof QUT’s Institute Health and Biomedical Innovation and Senior Lecturer at UQ Medicine.

Prof William Parsonage

Honorary Asst Secretary/Treasurer

Committee Chairs

Prof Sally Inglis

A/Prof IMPACCT – Improving Palliative, Aged and Chronic Care through Clinical Research and Translation, Faculty of Health,
UTS Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow.

Prof Sally Inglis

Professional and Ethical Standards Committee
A/Prof Martin Stiles

Director of Cardiac EP, Waikato Hospital.
A/Prof, University of Auckland.

A/Prof Martin Stiles

Scientific Committee
A/Prof Matthew Worthley

Head of Unit of Cardiology at the Royal Adelaide Hospital and the University of Adelaide.

A/Prof Matthew Worthley

Advanced Training Committee

Appointed Members

Dr Selwyn Wong

Head, Cardiology, Middlemore Hospital, Counties Manukau District Health Board.
Past Chair of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians NZ Specialist Advisory Committee.

Dr Selwyn Wong

NZ Regional Committee Chair
Prof Garry Jennings AO

Chief Medical Advisor, Heart Foundation of Australia.
Senior Director, Baker Heart & Diabetes Institute.

Prof Garry Jennings AO

Heart Foundation Representative
Prof Robert Denniss

Director of Cardiology, Westmead Hospital, Sydney.
Clinical Professor, University of Sydney.

Prof Robert Denniss

Editor-in-Chief, Heart Lung and Circulation Journal
Dr Emily Granger

Cardiothoracic Heart and Lung Transplant Surgeon at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney.
Lecturer, Clinical Medical School at SVH and University Notre Dame.

Dr Emily Granger

Surgical Representative
Prof Rajesh Puranik

Clinical Prof University of Sydney
Consultant Cardiologist, RPAH and Alfred Cardiology
Consultant in Cardiovascular MRI, RPAH, CHW, SMRI

Prof Rajesh Puranik

Clinical Practice Advisor

Council Chairs

Dr Lee Nedkoff

Senior Research Fellow in Cardiovascular Disease Epidemiology, UWA
National Heart Foundation Future Leader Fellow.

Dr Lee Nedkoff

Allied Health, Science and Technology Council
A/Prof Caleb Ferguson

Associate Professor & NHMRC Emerging Leadership Fellow,
University of Wollongong and Western Sydney Local Health District.

A/Prof Caleb Ferguson

Cardiovascular Nurses Council
Prof Jonathan Kalman, AO

Head of Department, Heart Rhythm at Royal Melbourne Hospital.

Professor of Medicine at the University of Melbourne.

Prof Jonathan Kalman, AO

Heart Rhythm Council
Prof Gregory Scalia

Cardiologist Director of Echocardiography, The Prince Charles Hospital.
Professor of Medicine, University of Queensland.

Prof Gregory Scalia

Imaging Council
Dr Sidney Lo

Interventional Cardiologist at Liverpool Hospital.

Dr Sidney Lo

Interventional Council
A/Prof Michael Cheung

Director, Cardiology, Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne.
Group Leader Heart Research, Murdoch Children’s Research Institute.

A/Prof Michael Cheung

Paediatric and Congenital Council

Elected Representatives

Dr Mayanna Lund

Cardiologist, Middlemore Hospital.
Clinical Lead, Northern Region Cardiac Clinical Network.

Dr Mayanna Lund

NZ Elected Board Member
Prof Liza Thomas

Conjoint Prof, University of Sydney and Adjunct Prof, UNSW.
Clinical Lead for non invasive cardiac imaging at Westmead Hospital and senior staff specialist.

Prof Liza Thomas

NSW Elected Member
Dr David Cross

Cardiologist – GenesisCare.
Senior Visiting Cardiologist – Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital

Dr David Cross

QLD Elected Member
Dr Alicia Chan

Director & Cardiologist Western HeartCare, Western Community Hospital and Academic Cardiologist,
University of Adelaide.

Dr Alicia Chan

SA Elected Board Member
Dr Nathan Dwyer

Director of Cardiology Department, Royal Hobart Hospital.

Research Associate, Menzies Institute for Medical Research.

Dr Nathan Dwyer

TAS Elected Board Member
A/Prof Dominica Zentner

Cardiology, Department of Cardiology, Royal Melbourne Hospital
A/Prof, Department of Medicine RMH, University of Melbourne

A/Prof Dominica Zentner

VIC Elected Board Member Chair, Quality Standards Committee
Dr James Rankin

Interventional Cardiologist.

Head of Cardiology at Fiona Stanley Hospital, Perth

Dr James Rankin

WA Elected Board Member

Board Members