Professor Joseph Selva-Nayagam
MBBS (Hons), FRACP, DPhil, FESC
Cardiovascular Imaging (Cardiac MRI, Echocardiography and Cardiac CT) / Clinical Cardiology
Joseph Selva-Nayagam is an internationally recognised authority in cardiac imaging. He holds the Chair of Cardiovascular Medicine at Flinders University and is a Senior Clinical Cardiologist at Flinders Medical Centre, where he is the Director of Non-Invasive Cardiac Imaging (Cardiac MRI, Cardiac CT). His clinical interests are in treating patients with Heart Failure, Cardiomyopathies, and Chest Pain.
He graduated with first-class Honours from the University of Adelaide in 1995, obtained his FRACP (Cardiology) in 2002 and his PhD from Oxford University (DPhil) in 2005. For his doctoral and post-doctoral work, he received the Wellcome Trust (UK) Cardiovascular Research Fellowship, UK Overseas Research Students Awards Scheme and the Intermediate Research Fellowship award from the British Heart Foundation. In addition during this time, he received several national and international awards, including a merit award from Oxford University, and the Samuel Levine Finalist Award of the American Heart Association.