Associate Professor Andrew Wilson is an Interventional Cardiologist with a special interest in the management and treatment of atherosclerosis and lipids. He currently consults at the St Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne, Epworth Richmond, Epworth Freemasons Victoria Park, and the Melbourne Cardiovascular Clinic. A/Prof Wilson is also a Chief Medical Officer at Safer Care Victoria for the Victorian Agency for Health Information and teaching Professor at the University of Melbourne.
Andrew completed his Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery at the University of Melbourne and advanced cardiology training at St Vincent’s Hospital. Following this, he completed a PhD at the University of Melbourne which focused on atherosclerosis research. He completed extensive further training in interventional cardiology at the Stanford University Medical Centre in California, USA and also worked as a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Research Fellow, focusing on translational research in atherosclerosis at the Stanford Universities, Falk Cardiovascular Research Center.
A/Prof Wilson continues his clinical and research commitment with the Department of Cardiology and University Department of Medicine at St Vincent’s Health and St Vincent’s Institute. He is the Director of the University of Melbourne Lipid and Cardiovascular Risk Reduction Clinic and leads the Translational Cardiovascular Biology Group at the St Vincent’s Hospital. He is also currently an NHF DART Clinical Research Fellow.
* This physician is currently not participating in the Hope For Hearts program. This profile was created using publically available information.