Professor Thomas Markwick
Director, Baker Institute
Tom Marwick is the Director of Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute.
His education was completed at the University of Melbourne, University of Louvain, Belgium and Harvard.
His main contributions are in clinical research and research training, and has supervised over 35 research higher-degree students. He was one of the initiators of stress echocardiography, and has made contributions to the prognostic evidence underlying cardiovascular imaging.
His main research interests relate to detection of early cardiovascular disease and cost-effective application of cardiac imaging techniques for treatment. He has published over 900 papers, reviews, chapters and editorials, and is an Associate Editor at JACC and Deputy Editor at JACC-Cardiovascular Imaging.