Free online seminar Thursday 9th September, 2021 1-2pm AEST. 

This seminar will be co-presented by Prof. Anushka Patel and Prof. Clara Chow.

Prof. Anushka Patel

CVD Polypills – ready for prime time?

Anushka Patel is Global Vice Principal Director and Chief Scientist of The George Institute for Global Health, Scientia Professor of Medicine at UNSW and a cardiologist at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital in Sydney. Supported by an NHMRC Principal Research Fellowship, her research focuses on clinical and health system approaches to the prevention of cardiometabolic diseases in populations globally.

Prof. Clara Chow

Addressing barriers to blood pressure control

Clara Chow is Academic Director of the Westmead Applied Research Centre, Faculty of Medicine and Health, University of Sydney. She is a cardiologist and the Program Director of Community Based Cardiac Services at Westmead Hospital, with honorary appointments as the Charles Perkins Centre Westmead Academic Co director and President of the CSANZ. Supported by a NSW Health Clinician Scientist Fellowship, her research focuses on the prevention of cardiovascular disease, innovation in the delivery of cardiovascular care and the evaluation of digital health interventions.

Chair: A/Prof. Peter Psaltis
Thursday, 9th September 2021, 1 2 p.m. AEST
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September 03 2021