Speaker – Dr Monique Watts

Dr Monique Watts

Cardiometabolic Health Update Session: Investigations in cardiology and Heart disease in women

Dr Monique Watts is a Cardiologist and Heart Failure Specialist at Epworth Freemasons and the Alfred Hospital.

After graduating from the University of Melbourne, Dr Watts trained at the Royal Melbourne Hospital. She completed Advanced Training in Cardiology with a Fellowship in Heart Failure at the Alfred Hospital, Victoria’s only combined heart failure and cardiac transplantation service. Dr Watts continues her interest in the management of all types of heart failure and is actively involved in researching novel therapies for this condition.

Over recent years Dr Watts has becoming involved in the management of cardiac conditions that have preponderance in women and the identification and management of women at risk of developing cardiovascular disease. As a part of this interest, Dr Watts has established Victoria’s first Women’s Heart Clinic at the Alfred Hospital and is a brand ambassador for the women’s heart health charity, Her Heart.