Professor Christopher Hayward is a Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiologist located in New South Wales at the St Vincent’s Hospital in Sydney. He is also the Professor of Medicine at the University of Sydney and an Adjunct Professor of the Faculty of Health at the University of Technology, Sydney. He has an interest in advanced heart failure, heart transplant, hypertension and echocardiography.

Professor Hayward is also a Research Scientist with the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute. His research interests include the haemodynamics of cardiac failure and advanced heart failure management with a particular interest in the patient-pump optimisation of left ventricular mechanical support devices.


Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • General Cardiology
  • Echocardiography
  • Heart Transplant
Conditions Treated
  • Heart Failure
  • Hypertension


  • Heart Failure and Transplant Cardiologist
    St Vincent's Hospital Sydney Present
  • Research Scientist
    Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute Present
  • Professor of Medicine
    University of New South Wales Present
  • Adjunct Professor
    Faculty of Health, University of Technology Sydney Present


Professional Memberships and Affiliations
  • Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians (FRACP)

  • Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (FCSANZ)

  • National Heart Foundation of Australia - Vice President NSW Division