International Speaker

Prof Robyn Gallagher

Professor of Nursing

University of Sydney, Australia

Prof Robyn Gallagher is Professor of Nursing at the University of Sydney where she leads a team researching secondary prevention of cardiovascular disease. Her focus includes contemporary health technology, cardiac rehabilitation, health literacy and cognitive impairment. Robyn has received national and international awards for her research and her student supervision. She is a Fellow of the American Heart Association and the European Society of Cardiology. She has published more than 140 peer-reviewed papers and 10 book chapters. Robyn is President of the Australian Cardiovascular Health and Rehabilitation Association, immediate past Chair of the Cardiovascular Nursing Council of the Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand, Editor of the Journal of Advanced Nursing, and program committee member for Euroheartcare.