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Director of Cardiology/Heart Research Group Leader
A/Prof Michael Cheung trained at the leading Congenital Cardiac centres in the world including Great Ormond St (London), Royal Brompton Hospital (London), Hospital for Sick Children (Toronto) and The Royal Children’s Hospital in Melbourne. He is currently Director of Paediatric
Cardiology in Melbourne and Leader of the Heart Research Group at MCRI. His area of sub specialty interest is non-invasive imaging (echocardiography and MRI).
The Heart Research based at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute consists of 7 senior researchers, 5 postgraduate fellows and 4 research assistants. He has established a dedicated research laboratory for echocardiography and vascular ultrasound. The group has significant experience
and ongoing studies in molecular cardiology, in vitro cardiac assessment, and also invasive assessments of cardiac function.
Deputy Director of Cardiology/Clinical Lead in Cardiac MRI
Dr Bryn Jones is Deputy Director of Cardiology and Clinical Lead in Cardiac MRI. He also consults at the Fetal Management Unit at the Royal Women’s Hospital. He graduated from the University of Queensland and completed his Paediatric Training at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Brisbane
prior to training in Paediatric Cardiology at The Prince Charles Hospital in Brisbane and the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. He undertook further Cardiac MRI training at the Royal Brompton Hospital and Great Ormond Street Hospital in London before returning to RCH.
Non-invasive imaging (Cardiac MRI, Echocardiography. Cardiac Rehabilitation in Children with Congenital Heart Disease.
Senior Cardiologist/Clinical Lead Heart Failure/Transplant Program.
Dr Weintraub trained in paediatrics at the Prince of Wales children’s Hospital and in cardiology at the Royal Children’s Hospital, Melbourne. He worked as a cardiologist in Harefield Hospital and completed his training at the UCSD Medical Center, San
Diego. He is the lead physician for the Pulmonary Hypertension and Heart Transplant service.
Pulmonary hypertension, heart
failure and cardiomyopathy, heart transplantation, Global Burden of Disease
Paediatric Cardiologist/Clinical Lead Arrhythmia Service
Paediatric Cardiologist/Clinical Lead Interventional Electrophysiology
Paediatric Interventionalist Cardiologist/Clinical Lead in Cardiac Catheterisation Intervention
Paediatric and Fetal Cardiologist
Paediatric Cardiologist/Pediatric Intensivist
Professorial Fellow, Dept. of Paediatrics/Senior Paediatric Cardiologist (retired)
Chief Technologist, Technical Leader, Imaging
Telephone 9345 5723
Technical Leader, Invasive and Arrhythmia
Telephone 9345 9765
Telephone 9345 5709
Cardiology IT and Applications Administrator
Telephone 9345 4787
Nurse Unit Manager, Cardiology
Pulmonary Hypertension CNC
Ventricular Assisted Device CNC
Telephone 9345 5943
Administration ManagerTelephone 9345 4830
Telephone 9345 5713
Telephone 9345 5718