We’re delighted to have an outstanding selection of invited speakers joining us at the ACRA 2020 ASM. More speakers will be announced as planning proceeds!


A/Professor Erin Michos

Johns Hopkins School of Medicine

Female-specific Factors that Enhance Cardiovascular Risk in Women Throughout the Lifespan


Professor Dominique Cadihac

Head of Translational Public Health Research Division, Stroke and Ageing Research Group, Monash University

Progress in stroke data and ehealth and how lessons might apply to cardiac rehabilitation


Professor Stephen Nicholls

Director of Monash Heart, Victorian Heart Hospital & Professor of Cardiology, Monash Universit

Alan Goble Oration
Lipid Management in 2020: Challenges for Today and the Path Moving Forward

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Professor Jonathan Shaw

Associate Director of the Baker IDI Heart and Diabetes Institute

Diabetes: the impact on cardiovascular disease and recent advances in treatment - Sponsored by Astra Zeneca


Kellie-Ann Jolly

CEO, Heart Foundation Victoria

The road to cardiac recovery - Horse-cart or roller coaster?


Professor Jon Kalman

Melbourne Heart Centre
Royal Melbourne Hospital

Advances in ablation for Atrial Fibrillation


Dr Christopher X Wong

Royal Adelaide Hospital and University of Adelaide

Which device for which patients? Latest evidence in cardiac implantable electronic devices


Dr Joris Mekel

St John of God Healthcare, Bendigo

Remote monitoring of cardiac implantable electronic devices - does it improve outcomes?


A/Professor Tony Walton

Cardiologist, Deputy Director and Head of Cardiac Catheter Laboratory in the Department of Cardiology, Alfred Hospital

Update on TAVIs - medical perspective


Rox Johnston

Structural Heart Coordinator, Alfred Health

Update on TAVIs - nursing perspective


Geoffrey Ahern

Senior Mental Health Clinician and Educator

Beating burnout for Healthcare Workers - put your own oxygen mask on before assisting fellow passengers


Dr Celine Gallagher

University of Adelaide

What is the role of education in AF: the HELP AF study

Carolyn Astley

A/Professor Carolyn Astley

Health Translation SA, SAHMRI and Flinders University.

The power of data to move cardiac rehabilitation forward

Kaz Negishi

Professor Kaz Negishi

Head of Medicine, Sydney Medical School Nepean

Air Pollution and Cardiovascular disease – Where are we now?

Workshop Speakers

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Dr Tanya LaPier (USA)

Eastern Washington University, Spokane, USA

Workshop Presenter: Evidence-based Promotion of Activity for Patients Recovering from Median Sternotomy