Dr Christian Verdicchio

Dr Christian Verdicchio
 Position Research Associate
 Org Unit Medical Sciences
 Email christian.verdicchio@adelaide.edu.au
 Telephone +61 8 8313 9000
 Location Floor/Room 8 ,  SAHMRI ,   North Terrace
  • Qualifications

    B.App.Sci (Human Movement) - University of South Australia

    Grad.Dip (Clinical Exercise Science) - University of South Australia

    B.Hlth.Sci (Honours) - University of South Australia

    PhD Medicine (Exercise Cardiology) - University of Adelaide

  • Awards & Achievements

    University of South Australia Merit Award 2014

    University of Adelaide Health Sciences Divisional Scholarship recipient 2015

    University of Adelaide Florey Postgraduate Research Conference 2016 - Medical School Prize "Best Abstract" 

    Exercise and Sports Science Australia Reserch to Practice Conference 2018 - Young Investigator Award Finalist 

    European Society of Cardiology EuroPrevent Congress 2019 - Young Investigator Award Finalist

    University of Adelaide Dean's Commendation for Doctoral Thesis Excellence 2019


  • Teaching Interests

    I have taught or continue to teach; Principles of Exercise Science Exericse, Nutrition and Metabolism, Exercise Physiology and Human Physiology.

  • Publications

    Elliott AD, Mahajan R, Linz D, Stokes MB, Verdicchio CV, Middeldorp ME, La Gerche A, Lau DH, Sanders P. Atrial remodeling and ectopic burden in recreational athletes: Implications for risk of atrial fibrillation. Clinical Cardiology, 2018

    Elliott AD, Linz D, Verdicchio CV, Sanders P. Exercise and Atrial Fibrillation: Prevention or Causation? Heart, Lung & Circulation, 2018 

  • Professional Associations

    Accredited Exercise Physiologist - AEP Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA)

    Accredited Exercise Scientist - AES Exercise & Sports Science Australia (ESSA)

    Football Federation Australia - Level 1 Match Official


  • Community Engagement

    President of Com.It.Es South Australia 2017-present

    Vice President and Elected Committee Member Com.It.Es South Australia 2015-2017

    ALTO (Young Italian-Australian Business Network) SA Represenative 2019-present

    Board Director South Australian Italian Association 2012-present

    Board Director Co.As.It SA 2016-2018

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