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David Prior

Associate Professor
Medicine - St Vincent'S Hospital
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David Prior

 
Division
Medicine, Dentistry And Health Sciences
 
Primary Interest
Non-invasive assessment of myocardial function in health and disease using cardiac ultrasound
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Projects

Displaying the 4 most recent projects by David Prior.

Additional Information

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation Research Grants Committee. Prognostic value of color M-mode and tissue Doppler imaging to assess diastolic function in congestive heart failure due to impaired left ventricular systolic function. David Prior, Allan Klein, Randall Starling, Michelle Deguise, Jeremy Pereira. 2000, 1 year, $26,000.


St Vincent’s Hospital Research Endowment Fund. Prediction of responses to beta-blocker therapy in heart failure using Doppler filling patterns of the left ventricle. David Prior, Andrew MacIsaac. 2001, 1 year, $8,000.
National Heart Foundation of Australia. Amino-terminal pro-brain natriuretic (NT-proBNP) and heart disease: Evaluation of the utility of NT-proBNP in the diagnosis of “early” heart failure. DJ Campbell, AI MacIsaac, DL Prior. 2001 & 2002, $35,000 per annum.

Sylvia & Charles Viertel Clinical Investigatorship. Value of NT pro-BNP assay for diagnosis of heart failure and the role of echocardiographic assessment of diastolic function in predicting response to beta-blockade in heart failure. David Prior 2002, $55,000.

CVL Pfizer Cardiovascular Lipid Research Grant. The role of new and conventional echocardiographic measures of diastolic function in predicting response to beta-blockade and prognosis in heart failure. David Prior Andrew MacIsaac. 2002, $50,000.

National Heart Foundation of Australia. New and conventional echocardiographic measures of diastolic function in predicting response to beta-blockade and prognosis in heart failure. David Prior, Andrew MacIsaac, David Kaye. 2002, $50,000; 2003, $42,735.

National Health and Medical Research Council. Efficacy and mechanisms of exercise training in diastolic heart failure (301136) Thomas Marwick, David Prior, David Hare, Jeff Coombes, Dominic Leung, Brian Haluska. 2004 – 2006, $543,450.

St Vincent’s Hospital Research Endowment Fund. Effect of ultra-endurance exercise on cardiac function assessed by echocardiography. Andre LaGerche, David Prior, Andrew MacIsaac. 2004, 1 year, $5,000.

St Vincent’s Hospital Research Endowment Fund. Non-invasive assessment of exercise haemodynamics in subjects with and without heart failure - validation of E/E ratio and TR-derived RVSP with exercise. Andrew Burns, David Prior, Andrew MacIsaac 2006, 1 year,l

0,000.

National Heart Foundation of Australia. Investigation of the pathogenesis of diastolic dysfunction. Duncan Campbell, David Prior, Mary Jane Black. 2007 $61,500, 2008 $61,500.

CVL Pfizer Cardiovascular Lipid Research Grant. The role of pro-inflammatory cytokines and neuro-hormones in the aetiology of acute myocardial dysfunction following endurance exercise. Andre La Gerche, David Prior, Warrwick Inder 2008 $55,000.

National Health and Medical Research Council. NT-proBNP and the identification and treatment of structural heart disease and heart failure in high-risk individuals (559010) Duncan Campbell, David Prior, Danny Liew, Rory Wolffe. 2009 – 2013,
,420,375
.
National Heart Foundation of Australia. Assessment of early pulmonary arterial hypertension using dobutamine stress echocardiograms in patients with scleroderma (G 08M 3732). David Prior, Wendy Stevens, Andrew MacIsaac. 2009 - 2010
20,750.

National Heart Foundation of Australia. Effect of diabetes on the heart (G 08M 3833). Duncan Campbell, David Prior, Mary Jane Black. 2009 - 2010.

Arthritis Australia Assessing early pulmonary hypertension in scleroderma David Prior, Wendy Stevens, Andrew MacIsaac. 2009
5,000.

Scholarly Works

Displaying the 10 most recent scholarly works by David Prior.

Honours, Awards and Fellowships

1998

Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Alfred Healthcare Foundation

1998

Medical Postgraduate Scholarship

National Health and Medical Research Council

1997

Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Alfred Healthcare Foundation

1997

Medical Postgraduate Scholarship

National Health and Medical Research Council

1997

Travelling Fellowship

Sigma / Cardiac Society of Australia & New Zealand

1996

Medical Postgraduate Scholarship

National Health and Medical Research Council

1996

Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Alfred Healthcare Foundation

1995

Postgraduate Research Scholarship

Alfred Healthcare Foundation

1995

Medical Postgraduate Scholarship

National Health and Medical Research Council

2009

FACC - Fellow of the American College of Cardiology


2004

FCSANZ - Fellow of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand


1995

FRACP - Fellow of the Royal Australasian College of Physicians


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Awards

Credentials

Positions

Positions


Associate Professor

Medicine - St Vincent'S Hospital

Member

American College of Cardiology

Member

American Society of Echocardiography

Member

Australasian Society for Ultrasound in Medicine

Member

Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand

Registered

Medical Board of Victoria

Education

Education


Doctor of Philosophy

Monash University

Bachelor of Medicine & Bachelor of Surgery

Monash University

Bachelor of Medical Science

Monash University

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