Biography

Professor Jonathan Chan is a Clinical Cardiologist with specialty training in Echocardiography and Cardiac Imaging. He is the Director and Senior Partner at the Gold Coast Heart Centre at the Gold Coast Private Hospital, Pindara Private Hospital and John Flynn Private Hospital. He also holds an Eminent Consultant Physician appointment with Queensland Health at Gold Coast University Hospital and The Prince Charles Hospital.

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Procedures & Conditions

Procedures Performed
  • Echocardiography
  • Transoesophageal Echocardiograms
  • Holter Monitoring
  • Exercise Stress Tests
  • Intravascular Ultrasound Imaging
  • 3-D Dimensional Transoesophageal Echocardiography
  • Cardiac CT Angiography
  • Multi-Modality Cardiac Imaging
Conditions Treated
  • Acute Coronary Syndrome
  • Cardiomyophathy
  • Coronary Artery Disease
  • General Cardiology
  • Heart Failure
  • Structural Heart Disease
  • Valvular Heart Disease

Experience

  • Director and Senior Partner
    Gold Coast Heart Centre; Gold Coast Private Hospital; Pindara Private Hospital; John Flynn Private Hospital Present
  • Eminent Consultant Physician
    The Prince Charles Hospital; Gold Coast University Hospital Present
  • Professor of Medicine
    Griffith University Present
  • Research Member
    Menzies Health Institute Queensland (MHIQ) Present
  • Editorial Board Member
    Journal of the American Society Echo (JASE) 2020 - Present
  • Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship
    Harvard Medical School, Boston, United States
  • Advanced Cardiac Imaging Fellowship
    Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Centre in Boston.

Memberships

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

  • Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians, London, United Kingdom (FRCP)

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

  • Fellow of the Society of Cardiovascular Computed Tomography, United States (FSCCT)

  • Fellow of the American College of Cardiology, Washington D.C., United States (FACC)

Awards
  • Australian Medical Association (AMA) Memorial Prize for achieving the top score in Medicine

Research & Publications

Publications

1. Edwards, Natalie & Scalia, Gregory & Putrino, Anthony & Appadurai, Vinesh & Sabapathy, Surendran & Anderson, Bonita & Chamberlain, Rob & Khandheria, Bjoy & Chan, Jonathan Chan. (2021). Myocardial Work and Left Ventricular Contractile Reserve During Stress Echocardiography: An Angiographic Validation. 10.22541/au.161634682.22967167/v1.

2. Edwards, Natalie & Scalia, Gregory & Sabapathy, Surendran & Anderson, Bonita & Chamberlain, Rob & Khandheria, Bijoy & Chan, Jonathan Chan. (2021). Resting global myocardial work can improve interpretation of exercise stress echocardiography. The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 1-9. 10.1007/s10554-021-02216-0.

3. Rausch, Karen & Scalia, Gregory & Sato, Kei & Edwards, Natalie & Lam, Alfred & Platts, David & Chan, Jonathan Chan. (2021). Left atrial strain imaging differentiates cardiac amyloidosis and hypertensive heart disease. The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 37. 10.1007/s10554-020-01948-9.

4. Balmain, Bryce & Sabapathy, Surendran & Yamada, Akira & Shiino, Kenji & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Haseler, Luke & Kavanagh, Justin & Morris, Norman & Stewart, Glenn. (2020). Cardiac perturbations after high-intensity exercise are attenuated in middle-aged compared to young endurance athletes: diminished stress or depleted stimuli?. AJP Heart and Circulatory Physiology. 320. 10.1152/ajpheart.00427.2020.

5. Chan, Jonathan Chan & Edwards, Natalie & Scalia, Gregory & Khandheria, Bijoy. (2020). Myocardial Work: A New Type of Strain Imaging?. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 33. 10.1016/j.echo.2020.05.004.

6. Stewart, Glenn & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Kane, Garvan & Johnson, Bruce & Balmain, Bryce & Yamada, Akira & Shiino, Kenji & Haseler, Luke & Sabapathy, Surendran. (2020). Marked Disparity in Regional and Transmural Cardiac Mechanics in the Athlete’s Heart. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. Publish Ahead of Print. 1. 10.1249/MSS.0000000000002336.

7. Chamberlain, Rob & Scalia, Gregory & Shiino, Kenji & Platts, David & Sabapathy, Surendran & Chan, Jonathan Chan. (2020). Diastolic strain imaging: a new non-invasive tool to detect subclinical myocardial dysfunction in early cardiac allograft rejection. The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 36. 10.1007/s10554-019-01725-3.

8. Chamberlain, Rob & Scalia, Gregory & Wee, Yong & Hlaing, Su & Lee, Abbie & Hotham, Ian & Page-Taylor, Estelle & Sabapathy, Surendran & Chan, Jonathan Chan. (2020). The Learning Curve for Competency in Right Ventricular Longitudinal Strain Analysis. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 33. 10.1016/j.echo.2019.12.011.

9. Platts, David & Shiino, Kenji & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Burstow, Darryl & Scalia, Gregory & Fraser, John. (2019). Echocardiographic assessment of myocardial function and mechanics during veno-venous extracorporeal membrane oxygenation. Echo Research and Practice. 6. 10.1530/ERP-18-0071.

10. Edwards, Natalie & Scalia, Gregory & Shiino, Kenji & Sabapathy, Surendran & Anderson, Bonita & Chamberlain, Rob & Khandheria, Bijoy & Chan, Jonathan Chan. (2019). Global Myocardial Work Is Superior to Global Longitudinal Strain to Predict Significant Coronary Artery Disease in Patients With Normal Left Ventricular Function and Wall Motion. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 32. 10.1016/j.echo.2019.02.014.

11. Rausch, Karen & Shiino, Kenji & Putrino, Anthony & Lam, Alfred & Scalia, Gregory & Chan, Jonathan Chan. (2019). Reproducibility of global left atrial strain and strain rate between novice and expert using multi-vendor analysis software. The International Journal of Cardiovascular Imaging. 35. 10.1007/s10554-018-1453-7.

12. Shiino, Kenji & Yamada, Akira & Scalia, Gregory & Putrino, Anthony & Chamberlain, Rob & Poon, Karl & Walters, Darren & Chan, Jonathan Chan. (2018). Early Changes of Myocardial Function After Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation Using Multi-Layer Strain Speckle Tracking Echocardiography. The American Journal of Cardiology. 123. 10.1016/j.amjcard.2018.12.008.

13. Balmain, Bryce & Jay, Ollie & Morris, Norman & Stewart, Glenn & Shiino, Kenji & McFarland, Amelia & Jayasinghe, Rohan & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Sabapathy, Surendran. (2018). Folic acid supplementation improves vascular endothelial function, yet not skin blood flow during exercise in the heat, in patients with heart failure. American Journal of Physiology-Regulatory, Integrative and Comparative Physiology. 315. 10.1152/ajpregu.00132.2018.

14. Stewart, Glenn & Johnson, Bruce & Balmain, Bryce & Shino, Kenji & Yamada, Akira & Morris, Norman & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Sabapathy, Surendran. (2018). Ageing Alters Right Ventricular But Not Left Ventricular Myocardial Mechanics: 842 Board #103 May 30 3. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 50. 189. 10.1249/01.mss.0000535707.60308.15.

15. Balmain, Bryce & Jay, Ollie & Morris, Norman & McFarland, Amelia & Shiino, Kenji & Stewart, Glenn & Jayasinghe, Rohan & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Sabapathy, Surendran. (2018). Folic Acid Improves Vascular Function, But Not Skin Blood Flow, In Heart Failure Patients: 1426 Board #234 May 31 8. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 50. 346. 10.1249/01.mss.0000536220.12269.01.

16. Sabapathy, Surendran & Balmain, Bryce & Jay, Ollie & Shiino, Kenji & Stewart, Glenn & Jayasinghe, Rohan & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Morris, Norman. (2018). Heart Failure Modulates Thermoregulatory Control Independently Of Differences In Physical Characteristics And Metabolic Heat Production: 2509 Board #6 June 1 1. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 50. 621. 10.1249/01.mss.0000537137.53727.2d.

17. Poon, Wai & Tong, Xiaowan & Shiino, Kenji & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Li, Andrew & Chan, Kit & Ng, Ming-Yen & Lau, Yuk. (2018). ASSESSMENT OF RIGHT VENTRICULAR PERFORMANCE: COMPARISON BETWEEN 2D-ECHO AND CARDIAC MAGNETIC RESONANCE. Journal of the American College of Cardiology. 71. A1612. 10.1016/S0735-1097(18)32153-3.

18. Hamilton-Craig, Christian & Chow, Clara & Younger, John & Jelinek, V & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Liew, Gary. (2017). Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand position statement executive summary: coronary artery calcium scoring. The Medical Journal of Australia. 207. 357-361. 10.5694/mja16.01134.

19. Balmain, Bryce & Jay, Ollie & Morris, Norman & Shiino, Kenji & Stewart, Glenn & Jayasinghe, Rohan & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Sabapathy, Surendran. (2017). Thermoeffector Responses at a Fixed Rate of Heat Production in Heart Failure Patients. Medicine & Science in Sports & Exercise. 50. 1. 10.1249/MSS.0000000000001455.

20. Platts, David & Vaishnav, Manan & Burstow, Darryl & Craig, Christian & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Sedgwick, John & Scalia, Gregory. (2017). Contrast microsphere enhancement of the tricuspid regurgitant spectral Doppler signal – Is it still necessary with contemporary scanners?. International Journal of Cardiology. Heart & Vasculature. 17. 1-10. 10.1016/j.ijcha.2017.08.002.

21. Chan, Jonathan Chan & Shiino, Kenji & Obonyo, Nchafatso & Hanna, Joseph & Chamberlain, Rob & Small, Andrew & Scalia, Isabel & Scalia, William & Yamada, Akira & Hamilton-Craig, Christian & Scalia, Gregory & Zamorano, Jose. (2017). Left Ventricular Global Strain Analysis by Two-Dimensional Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography: The Learning Curve. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography. 30. 10.1016/j.echo.2017.06.010.

22. Liew, Gary & Chow, Clara & Pelt, Niels & Younger, John & Jelinek, Michael & Chan, Jonathan Chan & Hamilton-Craig, Christian. (2017). Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Position Statement: Coronary Artery Calcium Scoring. Heart, Lung and Circulation. 26. 10.1016/j.hlc.2017.05.130.

23. Yamada A, Luis SA, Sathianathan D, Khandheria BK, Cafaro J, Hamilton-Craig CR, Platts DG, Haseler L, Burstow D, Chan J (2014) Reproducibility of regional and global longitudinal strains derived from two-dimensional speckle tracking and Doppler tissue imaging between expert and novice readers during quantitative dobutamine stress echocardiography. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography 27 8: 880-887. doi:10.1016/j.echo.2014.04.016

24. Luis SA, Yamada A, Khandheria BK, Speranza V, Benjamin A, Ischenko M, Platts DG, Hamilton-Craig CR, Haseler L, Burstow D, Chan J (2014) Use of three-dimensional speckle-tracking echocardiography for quantitative assessment of global left ventricular function: a comparative study to three-dimensional echocardiography. J Am Soc Echocardiograhy. 27(3):285-291. doi: 10.1016/j.echo.2013.11.002

25. Hauser T, Chan J, Manning WJ. Clinical Aspects of Coronary Magnetic Resonance Imaging. (Book Chapter) In: Manning WJ, Pennell DJ. (2010) Cardiovascular Magnetic Resonance 2nd Edition. Churchill Livingstone.

26. Stewart G, Chan J, Yamada A, Kavanagh J, Haseler L., Shiino K, Sabapathy S. (2017). Impact of high-intensity endurance exercise on regional left and right ventricular myocardial mechanics. European Heart Journal – Cardiovascular Imaging, 18(6), 688-696.

27. Shiino K, Yamada A, Ischenko M, Khandheria BK, Hudaverdi M, Speranza V, Harten M, Benjamin A, Hamilton-Craig CR, Platts DG, Burstow DJ, Scalia GM, Chan J. (2017). Intervendor consistency and reproducibility of left ventricular 2D global and regional strain with two different high-end ultrasound systems. European Heart Journal – Cardiovascular Imaging, 18(6), 707-716.

28. Yamada A, Luis SA, Sathianathan D, Khandheria BK, Cafaro J, Hamilton-Craig CR, Platts DG, Haseler L, Burstow D, Chan J (2014) Reproducibility of regional and global longitudinal strains derived from two-dimensional speckle tracking and Doppler tissue imaging between expert and novice readers during quantitative dobutamine stress echocardiography. Journal of the American Society of Echocardiography 27 8: 880-887. doi:10.1016/j.echo.2014.04.016

29. Chan J, Edwards NFA, Khandheria BK, Shiino K, Sabapathy S, Anderson B, Chamberlain R, Scalia GM. A new approach to assess myocardial work by non-invasive left ventricular pressure-strain relations in hypertension and dilated cardiomyopathy. Eur Heart J Cardiovasc Imaging. 2019 Jan 1;20(1):31-39. doi: 10.1093/ehjci/jey131. PMID: 30247622

30. Luis SA, Chan J, Pellikka PA. Echocardiographic Assessment of Left Ventricular Systolic Function: An Overview of Contemporary Techniques, Including Speckle-Tracking Echocardiography. Mayo Clinic Proceedings. 2019 Jan;94(1):125-138. doi: 10.1016/j.mayocp.2018.07.017.

Full list of publications can be found: Jonathan Chan Profile | Griffith University

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