Dr Yee Weng Wong

ATH - Senior Lecturer

Prince Charles Hospital Northside Clinical Unit
Faculty of Medicine

Overview

Dr. Yee Weng Wong is a clinical cardiologist with sub-specialty interests in cardiomyopathy, heart failure, cardiac transplantation and adult mechanical circulatory support.

In addition to his clinical interest, Dr Wong is an early career clinician researcher, with focus on translational research in reducing the morbidity and mortality associated with heart failure and development of novel therapeutic targets. Dr Wong is also committed in bringing his clinical and quantitative perspective to healthcare system improvement and implementation science initiatives.

Research Interests

  • Clinical Trials
  • Health Service Research
  • Artificial Intelligence in Medicine
  • Registry
  • Heart Failure
  • Cardiac Transplantation
  • Mechanical Circulatory Support

Publications

  • Harrington, Josephine, Mentz, Robert J., Rockhold, Frank W., Garg, Jyotsna, Butler, Javed, De Pasquale, Carmine G., Ezekowitz, Justin A., Lewis, Gregory D., O’Meara, Eileen, Ponikowski, Piotr, Troughton, Richard W., Wong, Yee W., Adamczyk, Robert, Storie, Tatyana, Blackman, Nicole and Hernandez, Adrian F. (2024). Hierarchical End Points in Prior Heart Failure Trials and the HEART-FID Trial. Circulation: Heart Failure, e010676. doi: 10.1161/circheartfailure.123.010676

  • Harrington, Josephine, Mentz, Robert J., Rockhold, Frank W., Garg, Jyotsna, Butler, Javed, De Pasquale, Carmine G., Ezekowitz, Justin A., Lewis, Gregory D., O'Meara, Eileen, Ponikowski, Piotr, Troughton, Richard W., Wong, Yee Weng, Adamczyk, Robert, Blackman, Nicole and Hernandez, Adrian F. (2023). Baseline characteristics of patients in the randomized study to investigate the efficacy and safety of ferric carboxymaltose as treatment for heart failure with iron deficiency: HEART-FID trial. American Heart Journal, 266, 25-31. doi: 10.1016/j.ahj.2023.08.005

  • Mentz, Robert J, Garg, Jyotsna, Rockhold, Frank W, Butler, Javed, De Pasquale, Carmine G, Ezekowitz, Justin A, Lewis, Gregory D, O'Meara, Eileen, Ponikowski, Piotr, Troughton, Richard W, Wong, Yee Weng, She, Lilin, Harrington, Josephine, Adamczyk, Robert, Blackman, Nicole, Hernandez, Adrian F and for the HEART-FID Investigators (2023). Ferric Carboxymaltose in Heart Failure with Iron Deficiency. The New England Journal of Medicine, 389 (11), 975-986. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa2304968

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Supervision

  • Doctor Philosophy

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Publications

Book Chapter

  • Wong, Yee Weng and Hernandez, Adrian F. (2014). Prevention of heart failure in patients with diabetes. Diabetes in cardiovascular disease: a companion to Braunwald's Heart Disease. (pp. 302-312) edited by Darren McGuire and Nikolaus Marx. Philadelphia, PA, United States: Saunders.

  • Wong, Yee Weng and Schulman, Kevin A. (2013). Ethics of clinical research: an overview and emerging issues. Understanding clinical research. (pp. 39-61) edited by Renato D. Lopes and Robert A. Harrington. USA: McGraw-Hill Education.

  • Wong, Yee Weng and Felker, G. Michael (2012). Etiology and overview of heart failure. Advances in heart failure management. (pp. 6-17) edited by Henry Krum and Thomas von Lueder. London, United Kingdom: Future Medicine. doi: 10.2217/ebo.11.229

Journal Article

Conference Publication

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Current Supervision