Andrew Boyle is currently Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine, Clinical Dean of the Hunter Clinical School of the University of Newcastle and a practising interventional cardiologist. He has over 100 career journal publications, eight book chapters and three patents. Andrew heads both a clinical and a basic science research team. He has considerable experience in preclinical studies and human clinical trials. His research focuses on left ventricular remodelling following myocardial infarction, novel therapies and systems of care for acute coronary syndromes. He chairs the Clinical Trials Subcommittee of the Hunter New England HREC and sits on the Executive Committee of the NSW Cardiovascular Research Network.