Professor Martin Ugander, MD, PhD, is since 2019 Professor of Cardiac Imaging at the University of Sydney. He received his MD in 2001 and PhD in 2006 from Lund University, Sweden. 2009-2011 he was a Post-doctoral Research Fellow at the National Institutes of Health (NIH), USA. 2011-2019 he undertook clinical training in the medical specialty Clinical Physiology, and become Associate Professor at the Karolinska Institute, Sweden. His research interests are in non-invasive cardiac imaging with MRI of ischemic heart disease and heart failure, as well as basic cardiac pumping physiology. His research spans technical, pre-clinical translational, and clinical cardiovascular imaging using cardiac MRI, echocardiography, SPECT, CT, and ECG.