Speciality

Subspeciality

  • Cardiology
  • Electrophysiology, General cardiology

Areas of interest

About

Han obtained his Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS) degree from the University of Melbourne and completed his Cardiology training at the Austin Hospital, before undertaking subspecialty training in the area of cardiac electrophysiology and device implantations. He is a recipient of the NHMRC (National Health and Medical Research Council) Medical Postgraduate Scholarship for his PhD in the area of stroke prevention in atrial fibrillation (AF). For his overseas advanced cardiac electrophysiology fellowship, Han trained with Professor Michel Haissaguerre in Bordeaux, France, who pioneered the technique of catheter ablation for AF. Han has extensive experience in the area of catheter ablation for complex arrhythmias, including the latest ablation techniques for AF, supraventricular, tachycardia and ventricular tachycardia, as well as pacemaker and implantable cardioverter defibrillator implantations. Han holds public appointments at Austin Hospital and Northern Hospital. He is an Associate Professor at the University of Melbourne. His research interests are in the area of heart rhythm disorders, particularly atrial fibrillation and stroke, and sudden cardiac death.

Consulting locations

Consulting Location

Cardiovascular Services

215
Kilby Rd
Kew East VIC 3102

Consulting Location

Express Cardio Services

496
Elgar Road
Box Hill North VIC 3129

Epworth locations

Hospital

Epworth Eastern

Hospital

Epworth Richmond

Qualifications

  • MBBS, University of Melbourne, 2001
  • PhD, University of Adelaide
  • FRACP
  • FCSANZ
  • FHRS

Education and training

  • Supervision of Cardiology and Electrophysiology Fellows (Austin Health)
  • Teaching and Supervision of Registrars, Fellows and Medical Students

Research

  • NHMRC (National Health and Medical Research Council) Medical Postgraduate Scholarship
  • Thrombogenesis in AF - Parmley Prize, American College of Cardiology, 2012
  • Mapping Human AF - Samuel A. Levine Young Investigator Award Finalist, American Heart Association, 2014

Professional Associations

  • Heart Rhythm Society
  • Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand