Dr Geoff Wong is a PhD Research Fellow in Cardiac Electrophysiology and Pacing. His research interests include understanding the mechanisms of paroxysmal and persistent atrial fibrillation and atrial tachycardia, with a particular focus on underlying genetic influences.
Geoff graduated from the University of Melbourne in 2007. During his undergraduate medical training he completed a Bachelor of Medical Science at the Baker IDI Heart & Diabetes Institute investigating protein signalling and the regression of left ventricular hypertrophy. Subsequently, he undertook his Basic Physician Training at the Austin Hospital and his Advanced Training in Cardiology at the Royal Adelaide Hospital.
He has been a recipient of the co-funded National Heart Foundation/NHMRC Postgraduate Scholarship and is a finalist in the prestigious 2019 Cardiac Society Ralph Reader Young Investigators Award competition in Adelaide.