Cardiovascular disease in women: a story in three chapters

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Charles Perkins Centre Lecture Theatre

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The University of Sydney

Camperdown, NSW 2042

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Hear from Prof Robert Graham, VCCRI, about the number one killer of Australian women - cardiovascular disease.

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Cardiovascular disease in women: a story in three chapters

HRI 2019 Illuminate Public Lecture presented by Professor Robert Graham

The Heart Research Institute is pleased to present a lecture by Professor Robert Graham, Executive Director of Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute on Cardiovascular disease in women: a story in three chapters.

Robert M. Graham received his medical training at the University of New South Wales where he is now the Des Renford Professor of Medicine, (UNSW) and at St Vincent’s Hospital Sydney. He has been the inaugural Executive Director, Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute (VCCRI), Sydney, Australia, since returning to Australia in 1994 after 17 years in the US. There he worked at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas under the late Al Gilman (Nobel Laureate); the Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School; the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where he worked under the late H. Gobind Khorana (Nobel Laureate); the Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where he was the Robert C. Tarazi Professor and Chairman, Department of Molecular Cardiology and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. His research focuses on cellular and molecular cardiology as related to cardiac hypertrophy, cardiac regeneration and coronary artery disease. He maintains an active clinical practice as a consultant physician in cardiorenal diseases.

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Charles Perkins Centre Lecture Theatre

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The University of Sydney

Camperdown, NSW 2042

Australia

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