Dr Dhani Dharmaprani

Research Associate in Cardiac Electrophysiology

College of Medicine and Public Health

place Flinders Medical Centre
GPO Box 2100, Adelaide 5001, South Australia

Dr. Dharmaprani is a Biomedical Engineer and Postdoctoral Research Associate in Cardiac Electrophysiology at the Flinders Heart Rhythm Research Group, supervised by Assoc. Prof. Anand Ganesan. She undertook her Bachelor in Biomedical Engineering at Flinders University, graduating in 2016, and completed her PhD in 2020. Her current research focus is cardiac electrophysiology, specifically in relation to exploring computational/analytical approaches to better understand the mechanisms underlying cardiac fibrillation.

Qualifications

Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) - 2020

Bachelor of Engineering (Biomedical) (Honours) - 2016

Honours, awards and grants

1. CID on NHMRC Ideas Grant 2021 (CIA Ganesan, $1,116,529.20)

2. South Australian Fresh Scientist, 2021

3. Flinders University Dean (Education) Award for Excellence in Teaching Special Mention, 2021

4. Heart Rhythm Society (HRS) Young Investigator Award Finalist, 2021

5. Cardiac Electrophysiology Society (CEPS) Young Investigator Award Finalist, 2021

6. Tom Simpson Trust Equipment Fund from The National Heart Foundation of Australia, 2020 (CIA Dharmaprani, $14,000)

7. Flinders University College of Medicine and Public Health Publication Award, 2019

8. Cardiac Electrophysiology Society (CEPS) Young Investigator Award Finalist, 2019

9. Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS) Young Investigator of the Year Finalist, 2019

10. Flinders University 3-Minute Thesis Competition Finalist, 2019

11. Heart Rhythm Society Travel Grant, 2019

12. Hospital Research Foundation International Conference Travel Grant, 2019

13. Flinders University RHD Student International Conference Travel Grant, 2019

14. Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand (CSANZ) Heart Rhythm Prize winner, 2018

15. Asia Pacific Heart Rhythm Society (APHRS) Young Investigator of the Year, 2018

16. Most Outstanding Biomedical Engineering Honours or Masters project, 2016

17. College of Science and Engineering Summer Scholarship, 2016

18. Chancellor's letter of commendation, 2016

Topic coordinator
ENGR2722 Analysis of Engineering Systems
ENGR8722 Analysis of Engineering Systems GE
Topic lecturer
ENGR2722 Analysis of Engineering Systems
ENGR8722 Analysis of Engineering Systems GE
ENGR7781 Innovation in Medical Devices
DSGN2722 Design Methods