Facts and figures

  • 30,000+ Australians are diagnosed with heart failure each year

  • 60,000+ Australians are hospitalised each year for heart failure

  • 64 million people worldwide are affected by heart failure


Artificial Heart Frontiers Program : Revolutionising the next-generation of implantable heart devices.

Led by Monash University the Artificial Heart Frontiers Program is a multidisciplinary consortium applying cutting-edge technologies to transform the healthcare of people with heart failure, with a firm commitment to revolutionise implantable heart devices in Australia that will save countless lives now and in the future.

Program overview and impact

Program partners

The Artificial Heart Frontiers Program, is supported by the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF) through the Frontier Health and Medical Research initiative (Grant ID: RFRHPI000241).