New Professors Talk - Andrew Boyle
Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 06:15 pm — Wednesday, 27 August 2014, 08:15 pm
|Location||Newcastle Museum, Honeysuckle|
|RSVP||Monday, 25 August 2014|
The University of Newcastle is proud to present its new professors through a dynamic public lecture series, 'New Professors Talk'. This series introduces you to the new people in our community and shares the knowledge and expertise of these leading commentators and thinkers.
Join us to welcome Professor Andrew Boyle when he presents Journey of the heart: How heart disease and its treatments are changing.
Heart disease remains the major killer of Australians and 50 per cent of survivors will develop heart failure later in life because of damage to the heart muscle.
Professor Andrew Boyle's research focuses on cardiac regeneration. His talk will explore the history, status and future of heart disease and its treatment.
Andrew is Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine with a medical career spanning 25 years. He joined UON from the United States, where he worked at the prestigious Johns Hopkins University and the University of California San Francisco.