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CV Research article publiched in MJA

We draw your attention to the letter “The cardiovascular research crisis and what to do about it” published recently in the Medical Journal of Australia  Please click HERE to access the article and find out more.  If you have yet to renew your support and membership of the ACvA, please consider doing so now, so… Read more »

7 Jun 2017 | read more »

February Clinical Trials Workshop Announced

The CSANZ Clinical Trials Council is holding a workshop to discuss the establishment of clinical trials network to support  clinical trial collaboration across Australia and New Zealand. Date:  9th February 2017 Time:  9.00am – 5PM Venue:  AMREP Centre, 75 Commercial Rd Melbourne 3004 If you are actively involved in clinical trials OR interested in becoming… Read more »

13 Jan 2017 | read more »

Tom Marwick keeps the campaign against heart disease ticking

Click here to view Tom’s article that was published in The Australian today. Tom Marwick is a cardiologist, cardiovascular disease researcher and director of Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute as well as co-author of the report Change of Heart – Time to End Cardiovascular Complacency.  

10 Jan 2017 | read more »

ACvA Press Release: Supporting a Change of Heart

Australia’s cardiovascular specialists have welcomed a new report that shows Australia has become complacent about the impact of cardiovascular disease (CVD). The report calls for a fresh approach to treating our biggest killer, which includes diseases such as coronary heart disease, stroke and blood vessel disease. The report by the Baker IDI, Change of Heart:… Read more »

22 Nov 2016 | read more »

ACvA Submission to Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF)

Australian Medical Research and Innovation Five Year Strategy Title: SUBMISSION from the Australian Cardiovascular Alliance to the MRFF Strategy Submitted by: Australian Cardiovascular Alliance Contact information: Professor Jaye Chin-Dusting (Chair), The establishment of the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) as a dedicated vehicle for investment in medical research has been greatly welcomed by the… Read more »

27 May 2016 | read more »


You can save a life with just one conversation. Click here to read more and download valuable resources from the Heart Foundation

1 May 2016 | read more »