Dr Elizabeth Shaw
MBBS, FRACP, FCSANZ
- Interventional Cardiology
- TAVI (Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantation)
Dr Elizabeth Shaw is a Structural and Interventional Cardiologist who has a special interest in chest pain, women's heart health and valvular heart disease. She is the first female Cardiologist to be accredited to perform Transcatheter Aortic Valve Implantations (TAVIs) in Australia.
She is director of Cardiology at Sydney Adventist Hospital. She also works at Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Hospital and Northern Beaches Hospital. Dr Shaw has passion for teaching and research and is a lecturer for The University of Sydney's Medical School and a senior lecturer for The University of Queensland's Medical School. Dr Shaw is a committee member for the Australia and New Zealand Endovascular Therapies (ANZET) meeting and is passionate about encouraging junior doctors to pursue their chose field. She is a founding member of the Women in Interventional Cardiology of Australia and New Zealand group.
Dr Shaw completed her specialist training at Royal North Shore Hospital, after which she completed her interventional training at The Prince Charles Hospital in Brisbane. Dr Shaw then completed a structural heart fellowship at William Beaumont Hospital in the United States.
Dr Shaw has delivered multiple presentations at both national and international conferences in her research area of coronary artery disease, Takotsubo Cardiomyopathy as well as the treatment of aortic stenosis.