Internationally recognised as an expert in heart failure, cardiomyopathy and mechanical heart support. Professor O’Driscoll served as the Medical Head of the West Australian Advanced Heart Failure & Cardiac Transplant Service from its inception in 1994 until 2010.
Background & training
He holds Fellowships and higher degrees from leading institutions in Australia, Europe and the USA and teaches specialist cardiologists, other doctors and students in Australia and internationally. He is a reviewer for international journals in medicine and science. His local and international research has resulted in hundreds of journal publications and conference presentations, as well as academic appointments (currently at the University of Western Australia).