Acknowledgements, Contributors and Endorsements

Acknowledgements

HEART Online is proudly supported by Queensland Health's State-wide Cardiac Clinical Network and the National Heart Foundation of Australia.  Academics and clinicians across Australia have generously contributed their time, expertise and intellectual property towards the development of the site. 

Expert Content Panel

  • Ms Julie Adsett, BPhty (Hons), Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, QLD
  • A/Prof John Atherton, MBBS, PhD, FRACP, FCSANZ, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital & University of Queensland, QLD
  • Dr Sasha Bennett, PhD, BPharm, Dip Hosp Pharm, Grad Cert Clin Pharm, the University of Sydney, NSW
  • Dr Mary Boyde, RN, BN, MN, MEd, PhD, Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD
  • A/Prof Craig Cheetham, BSc, MSc (Distinctions) , Cardiovascular Care WA and University of Western Australia, WA
  • Prof Robyn Clark, RN, RM, ICU Cert, DipAppliSc BN, Med PhD, Flinders University, SA
  • A/Prof Andrea Driscoll, NP, BN, MN, MEd, PhD, Deakin University & Austin Health,  VIC
  • Dr Doa El-Ansary, BAppSc (Phty), OrthMT, PhD, University of Melbourne, VIC
  • Ms Annabel Hickey, BAppSc (OT), MMSc (Clin Epi), The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • Dr Rosemary Higgins, MAPS, MCHP DPsych (Health), Heart Research Centre, VIC
  • Dr Dariusz Korczyk, Dip Med KATOWICE, Int Med Spec Poland, FRACP MHFA, Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD
  • A/Prof Andrew Maiorana, MSc, PhD, AEP, Curtin University & Royal Perth Hospital, WA
  • Ms Dawn McIvor, RN, BSc (Hons Health Studies), The John Hunter Hospital, NSW
  • Mr James McVeigh, RN, CCC, BHSc(Nurs), MCN, Prince of Wales Hospital, NSW
  • Prof Norman Morris, BSc, DipEd, BAppSc(Physio), PhD, Griffith University, QLD
  • A/Prof Alison Mudge, PhD, FRACP, MBBS, Grad Cert Health Ec, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, QLD
  • Mr Robert Mullins, BAppSc HMS(Hons), MAppSc (Clin Ex), Queensland University of Technology, QLD
  • Ms Robyn Peters, BN, MN(NP), Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD
  • A/Prof Julie Redfern, PhD, BAppSc, BSc, The George Institute for Global Health & Univ of Sydney, NSW
  • Ms Serena Rofail, BPharm, GDipClinPharm, Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, QLD
  • Ms Maria Sheehan, RN, CCU, BHSc(Nurs), MN(NP), Sydney South West Local Health District, NSW
  • Prof Simon Stewart, RN (ITU cert), BN, BA, Grad Dip Ad Ed, PhD, FAHA, FNESC, FCSANZ, Baker IHI, VIC
  • Dr Esben Strodl, BSc (Hons), MPsychClin, PhD, MAPS, Queensland University of Technology, QLD
  • Ms Christina Thompson,  MAppSc (OT), St Vincent's Darlinghurst, NSW
  • Prof David Thompson, BSc, MA, PhD, MBA, RN, FRCN, FESC, Australian Catholic University, VIC
  • Mr Karl Winckel, B. Pharm, GCertClinPharm, GDipPharmPractice, CertPychTherapeutics, Princess Alexandra Hospital and  University of Queensland, Qld
  • Mr Steve Woodruffe, BAppSci(HMS), Ipswich Community Health, QLD

Content Leads, Contributors, Reviewers & Editors

  • Ms Sulakshana Balachandran, BPhty(Hons), University of Melbourne, VIC
  • Ms Amanda Ballard, BSW(Hons),LLB(Hons), Metro North Subacute and Ambulatory Service, QLD
  • Ms Suzanne Banks, BA(Hons), MClPsych, Ipswich Community Health, QLD
  • Ms Cathy Bindoff, Sport Science BSc (Hons) ,  Physiotherapy BSc (Hons) , Royal Brompton and Harefield NHS Trust, UK
  • Mr Jared Bruning, BAppSc(HMS), MPhty St, The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • Ms Vivian Bryce, RN, BN, MN(Cardiac), Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD
  • Mr Paul Camp, RN, MN, GDipHlthProm, CertSmokingCessation, Mater Hospital Brisbane, QLD
  • Ms Bridie Carr, OND, SRN, BA, Agency for Clinical Innovation, NSW
  • Ms Fiona Carter, BPharm, MSHPA, Caulfield Hospital, VIC
  • Ms Erin Cassells,  BHlthSci (Nut & Diet) (Hons), Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, QLD
  • Ms Moira Craig,  BAppSci (Physiotherapy), St Vincent's Hospital Melbourne, VIC
  • Prof Trish Davidson, RN, BA, Med, PhD, John Hopkins School of Nursing, Baltimore, USA
  • Ms Margaret Flaherty, Grad Dip (ANP) Cert (Cardiothoracics), The Canberra Hospital, ACT
  • Ms Rachelle Foreman, BSc (HMS), MScSt, Mphil, National Heart Foundation of Australia, Qld
  • Ms Janette Gale, BA Psych (Hons), MCommerce, MAPS, HealthChange Australia, NSW
  • Ms Kim Gray, BPhty(Hons),MPhty, Austin Health, VIC
  • Dr Andrew Hirschhorn, BAppSc (Phty) Hons, PhD, Westmead Private Physiotherapy Services & Clinical Research Institute, Westmead, NSW
  • Ms Kylie Houlihan, BPhty (Hons), Queensland Health, QLD
  • Ms Narelle Humphries, BHMS(Hons), MSc(Cardiac Rehab), Rockhampton Hospital, QLD
  • Ms Rita Hwang, BPhty (Hons), MHSc(Cardiopulmonary Physiotherapy), Princess Alexandra Hospital, QLD
  • Dr Levinger Itamar, PhD, MSc, BEd, AEP, Victoria University, VIC
  • Dr George Javorsky, MBBS, FRACP, FCANZ, The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • A/Prof Sharon Lawn, BA, DipEd, MSW, PhD, Flinders University, SA
  • Ms Suzanne Lee, BPharm(Hons), The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • Ms Sophie Lloyd, BHSc(Nursing), Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital
  • Ms Margaret Lucas, BN, MN(NP), The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • Ms Susan Marshall, BSc(AppPsych),BA (Hons)(Psych), MOrgPsych, Metro North Subacute and Ambulatory Service, QLD
  • Dr Jillian Milne, BAppSci (Hons), GDipEd, MNutrDiet, PhD, Queensland Health, QLD
  • Prof Neil Oldridge, PhD, FACSM, University of Wisconsin, USA
  • Dr Karen Page, RN, DN, BEd, National Heart Foundation of Australia, VIC
  • Ms Jennie Patrick, BAppSc (Phty), MAppS (Phty), Caulfield Hospital, VIC
  • Mr Glenn Paull, RN, CCU, BN(Hons), MN(NP), South Eastern Sydney Local Health District, NSW
  • Mr Matt Percival, BPharm, MClinPharm, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service, QLD
  • Dr Lisa Pont, BSc, BPharm, PhD, Macquarie University, NSW
  • Ms Menaka Sabaratnam, BAppSc(Phty), MPH, Gold Coast Hospital and Health Service, QLD
  • Ms Helen Seale, BPhty, The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • Prof Steve Selig, PhD, ESSA Fellow, Deakin University, VIC
  • Ms Robyn Sheppard, MHSc, Caulfield Hospital, VIC
  • A/Prof Neil Smart, PhD, MMed Sci, BSc(Hons), University of New England, NSW
  • Ms Stella Snape-Jenkinson, BOccThy, Metro North Subacute and Ambulatory Service, QLD
  • Ms Jessica Suna, BN, BSci, MHlthSci(Research), Royal Brisbane & Women's Hospital, QLD
  • Mr Oystein Tronstad,  BPhty, The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • Dr Frances Wise, MBBS PhD(Melb) FAFRM(RACP), Caulfield Hospital, VIC
  • Ms Sue Wong, BSc(Hons), APD, The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • Dr Paula Wye, PhD, BPsych (Hons), University of Newcastle, NSW
  • A/Prof Stan Steindl, BA, PGDipPsych, MClinPsych, PhD, Psychology Consultants Pty Ltd

Editorial and Design Support

  • Dr Justin Coleman, MBBS, FRACGP, MPH (Hons 1)
  • Litmus MME, (part of inVentiv Medical Communications),
  • Ms Vanessa Peterson, The Prince Charles Hospital, QLD
  • Shapeshifter Creative

Endorsements

Australasian Cardiovascular Nursing College

ACNC

Australian Cardiovascular Health & Rehabilitation Association

ACRA