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The Speakers and Faculty


ECHO Australia Organising Committee

Darryl J. Burstow

MBBS, FRACP, FCSANZ, FASE
Senior Staff Cardiologist, The Prince Charles Hospital
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, University of Queensland
Adjunct Professor, School of Clinical Sciences, Queensland University of Technology

Rob Chamberlain

MBBS, FRACP, FCSANZ, FASE
BSc (Hons) Sport & Exercise Science
BSc (Hons) Clinical Physiology, Grad Dip Cardiac Ultrasound, AMS
Senior Clinical Measurements Scientist (Echocardiography)

Jill Fawcett

DMU(Cardiac), AMS
Echocardiography Educator, Royal Melbourne Hospital

Justin Gordon

MSc(ClinPhysiol), ACS
Director Paediatric Cardiac Sciences, Queensland Children’s Hospital, Brisbane

Grant King

BExSci, GradDipCardiacUltrasound
Senior Sonographer, Hearts 1st 

David G Platts

MBBS, MD, FRACP, FCSANZ, FESC, FASE
Senior Staff Specialist, Echocardiography Department, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane
Senior Lecturer, School of Medicine, University of Queensland

David Scicluna

BAppSc (Hons), DMU (Cardiac), AMS
Chief Cardiac Physiologist, Cardiology Department, Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne

Martin Ugander

MD, PhD, FCSANZ
Professor of Cardiac Imaging, Director of Clinical Imaging, University of Sydney
http://www.ugander.com/martin/

Gregory M. Scalia

MBBS(Hons), MMedSc, FRACP, FACC, FCSANZ, FASE, JP
Director of Echocardiography, The Prince Charles Hospital
Senior Cardiologist, Heart Care Partners, Brisbane
Professor of Medicine, University of Queensland

Jonathan Chan

MBBS(Hons), PhD, FRACP, FRCP(London), FCSANZ, FSCCT, FACC
Professor of Cardiology, Griffith University
Senior Staff Specialist, The Prince Charles Hospital and Gold Coast University Hospital

 

Ben Fitzgerald

MBBS, FRACP, FCSANZ
Staff Consultant Cardiologist, The Prince Charles Hospital
Cardiologist, Heart Care Partners, Brisbane

Christian Hamilton-Craig

MBBS, PhD, BMedSci(Hons), FRACP, FCSANZ, FSCCT, FSCMR, FACC.
Eminent Staff Cardiologist, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane
Professor, School of Medicine, Griffith University, Australia
Director. Noosa Hearts Cardiology, Sunshine Coast, Queensland

Katherine Lau

MBBS, BVSc, MANZCVS, DipACVIM, FRACP
Staff Cardiologist, The Prince Charles Hopsital, Brisbane

David Prior

MBBS BMedSc PhD FRACP DDU FACC FSCANZ FASE 
Deputy Director of Cardiology and Director of Non-invasive Cardiac Imaging at St Vincent’s Hospital, Melbourne 
Associate Professor, University of Melbourne

Chrissy Thomson

BSc, DMU (Cardiac,) AMS
Lecturer / Course Coordinator, Graduate Diploma of Cardiac Ultrasound, QUT

Anthony Wald

AMS, PDM, GD Clin Ed
Point of Care Echocardiography Educator, MonashHeart – Monash Health, Melbourne

Bonita Anderson

DMU (Cardiac), M App Sc (Med Ultrasound), ACS, AMS, FASE, FASA
Clinical Fellow, Queensland University of Technology
Advanced Cardiac Scientist, The Prince Charles Hospital

 

Natalie Edwards

BExSci, MCardiacUltrasound, ACS, AMS (Cardiac)
Senior Cardiac Scientist, The Prince Charles Hospital, Brisbane

Tony Forshaw

MCardiacUltrasound, AMS, FASE
Chief Scientist – Hearts 1st

Julie Humphries

MBBS, FRACP, FSCANZ, FASE, BHMS(Ed)(Hons)1st Class
Staff Consultant Cardiologist, The Prince Charles Hospital
Cardiologist, Heart Care Partners, Brisbane

Rebecca Perry

BSc, DMU (cardiac), PhD
Cardiac sonography program stream lead – University of South Australia, Post Doctoral Research Fellow, Flinders Medical Centre, Adelaide

Ruth Ramm

BApSc(HMS) DMU(Cardiac)
QUT & CQU Tutor/Examiner
Echo Ed Director

Helen L. Thomson

MBBS, FRACP, PhD
Visiting Cardiologist, The Alfred Hospital
Senior Lecturer, Monash University, Victoria.

Leah Wright

BSc, DMU (Cardiac), PhD
Senior Echocardiographer, Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute, Melbourne

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