Associate Professor Carmine De Pasquale
BMBS (Hons), PhD, FRACP
Heart Failure / Clinical Cardiology
Dr De Pasquale completed his undergraduate degree at the Flinders University in 1992 graduating with Honours. He worked in Critical Care prior to completing his physician training specialising in Cardiology in 2000. He then completed his Ph.D. in 2003 studying the effects of heart failure on the lungs. In 2003 he undertook a Clinical Fellowship in Heart Failure at the St Vincent’s Hospital, Sydney.
Dr De Pasquale has expertise in heart failure and echocardiography. He is also a Senior Lecturer at the Flinders University where he has ongoing research interests in heart failure both at the laboratory scientific level and clinical therapeutics level. While his animal-based research involves the exploration of the mechanisms of evolution of the heart failure syndrome, his clinical research involves in international treatment trials of novel heart failure therapeutics. He has won research funding through competitive national grants and his research has been recognised with international journal scientific publications.
Dr De Pasquale was the president of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand Heart Failure Council in 2007-8, he took over as the chair of the South Australian Heart Failure Network working group in 2011.