Dr Mark Dennis is Senior Clinical Lecturer in Cardiology - University of Sydney (USyd), Honorary Medical Officer at Royal Prince Alfred Hospital (RPAH) and Clinical Imaging Specialist at Macquarie University Hospital. He completed his graduate medical degree (MBBS) with Honours at University of Sydney where he was a University Medallist. He then completed his cardiology training at RPAH and subsequently went on to complete further advanced training in Cardiac Magnetic Resonance Imaging (cMRI) – Level III SCMR accredited, Echocardiography (Diploma of Diagnostic Ultrasound), Cardiac CT and Intensive Care Medicine.
Mark completed his PhD in congenital heart disease for which he was awarded a Research Training Program Scholarship and CSANZ Paediatric & Congenital Council Travelling Scholarship. He maintains active research interests in the use of cMRI in subclinical disease, inherited heart conditions and acute cardiovascular care including extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO). He continues to contribute to undergraduate and postgraduate medical teaching, and designed the Masters of Internal Medicine – Cardiology Unit of Study, USyd as well as authoring two clinical medical textbooks.