Cardiology

Heart disease is the leading cause of death in Australia and worldwide.

Our cardiology teams are committed to preventing death and suffering from heart disease. Our leading research aims to improve the prediction and prevention of heart attacks, and the management of heart attack patients. We are also working to improve diagnosis of the disease.

We are a group of scientists and physicians developing patient-focused research to target the major challenges of diseases of the heart and blood vessels. The Kolling Institute’s close collaboration with the Royal North Shore Hospital ensures our clinical observations and scientific breakthroughs are directly incorporated into patient care.

Find out more about:

Cardiovascular Discovery Group

Cardiac Membrane Biology Laboratory

Preventative Cardiology and Heart Failure

Translational Cardiology Research Laboratory

Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance Group



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Common, easily accessible medication could reduce severe COVID-19 symptoms

Common, easily accessible medication could reduce severe COVID-19 symptoms

A group of blood pressure medications may hold the key to better outcomes for those with COVID-19, m..... Read more

Category: New Treatment

New research challenges long-held views about high heels and joint pain

New research challenges long-held views about high heels and joint pain

New research has produced a surprising result, indicating high heel shoes may not be a problem for t..... Read more

Category: Research Excellence

Congratulations Professor Rob Baxter

Congratulations Professor Rob Baxter

Former Kolling Institute director Professor Rob Baxter received an Order of Australia medal in the Q..... Read more

Category: Awards