Endurance exercise and your heart: The good, the bad, and the ugly

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Join Dr. André la Gerche, cardiologist at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Melbourne Australia and senior research fellow at the University of Melbourne, Australia, to learn how endurance exercise impacts the human heart.

La Gerche leads a young team of researchers in Sports Cardiology and heads the National Centre for Sports Cardiology based at St Vincent’s Hospital. His research and clinical work focuses on the effect of exercise on the human heart. La Gerche studies the range of health from severe heart and lung disease to elite athletes. As author of 170 peer-review publications and text-book chapters, La Gerche has pioneered novel imaging techniques including exercise cardiac magnetic resonance imaging and contrast echocardiography.

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