Our Medical Advisory Team

Dr Kim Lai is a General Practitioner, also working at the Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital Emergency and Trauma Centre,… Read More

Dr Kim Lai

General Practitioner

Dr Sonny Palmer offers individualised care to patients with aortic stenosis through his position as clinical coordinator of the St… Read More

Dr Sonny Palmer

Interventional Cardiologist

Professor David Playford did his initial training in General Medicine followed by Cardiology at Royal Perth Hospital, and then his… Read More

Professor David Playford

Echo Cardiologist

Professor Michael Vallely is a leading cardiothoracic surgeon with clinical appointments at Macquarie University Hospital, The Mater Hospital, Chris O’Brien… Read More

Professor Michael Vallely

Cardiothoracic Surgeon

Professor Victoria Brazil is an emergency medicine physician and director of simulation at the Gold Coast Health Service, and at… Read More

Professor Victoria Brazil

Director of Simulation

Our Connect The Docs Team

Anthony is the Managing Director of Connect The Docs, the medical marketing agency behind Hope For Hearts. With a background… Read More

Anthony Schwarzenecker

Managing Director

Shane has over 15 years of experience in Medical device sales across Queensland and over 20 years in critical care… Read More

Shane Bassett

Clinical Content Director

With a background in commercial law and advertising and a passion for multi-media, Vince helps create highly strategic video content… Read More

Vince Deen

Production Director

Ellie has supported many medical professionals and companies to accelerate growth through compliant and ethical marketing and communications. Her blend of strategic, analytical… Read More

Ellie Bakker

Digital Communications Director

With over 30 years of experience as a creative director, Eddie brings significant value and strategic insight for Connect The… Read More

Eddie Bloe

Creative Director

Managing Director with over 15 years experience in designing, developing and implementing B2B and B2C digital marketing strategies for medium… Read More

Mat Lewis

Digital Director