Professor Walter Abhayaratna

Clinical Director, Division of Medicine, Canberra Hospital
Senior Staff Specialist, Canberra Hospital
Researcher - Aged & Chronic Care
Organisational unit member - Canberra Hospital Campus
Bdg 4, Canberra Hospital, Yamba Drive, Garran 2606
 02 6244 3791

Profile

Qualifications

FRACP, FACC, PhD

Specialisation

  • Cardiology

Biography

Dr Walter Abhayaratna is a senior staff specialist, consultant cardiologist and Clinical Director of Medicine, Canberra Hospital and Health Services. His PhD at the Australian National University was in the field of cardiovascular epidemiology and echocardiography, and he completed a 3-year fellowship in the Echocardiography Laboratory at Mayo Clinic, Rochester, USA. He holds a number of NHMRC research grants for clinical research into the prevention of cardiovascular disease and is the Director of Clinical Trials at ACT Health.

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