Professor Michael Cheung
The Royal Children's Hospital, Murdoch Children's Research Institute, University of Melbourne.
Prof Michael Cheung has practiced paediatric cardiology for more than 15 years. He has trained at world-leading congenital cardiac centres including Great Ormond Street and Royal Brompton Hospital in London, Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto and The Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne. He was appointed Director of Paediatric Cardiology in Melbourne and leader of the Heart Research Group at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute in September 2011. He is also head of echocardiography and cardiac MRI. He has been a full time clinician whilst also undertaking research supported by the Canadian Heart Foundation from 2002 to 2004 for his MD thesis and a Heart Foundation Fellowship from 2008 to 2010. Prof Cheung has published more than 160 peer-reviewed manuscripts and written six book chapters.