Mark Arthur Richards

Richards Mark Arthur

  • Professor, Department of Medicine
  • Consultant, Division of Cardiology, National University Heart Centre, Singapore, National University Health System
Administrative Appointment(s)
  • Director, Cardiovascular Research Institute, National University Health System
  • Lead, Cardiovascular Disease Summit Research Programme, National University Health System
Joint Appointment(s)
  • Director, Christchurch Heart Institute, University of Otago, New Zealand
Academic Qualifications
  • MBChB, University of Otago, New Zealand
  • MD (Dist), University of Otago, New Zealand
  • PhD, University of Otago, New Zealand
  • DSc, University of Otago, New Zealand
  • FRACP, Royal Australasian College of Physicians, Australasia
  • FRCP, Royal College of Physicians, United Kingdom
  • FRSNZ, Royal Society of New Zealand, New Zealand
Research Interest(s)
  • Biomarkers
  • Heart Failure
  • Coronary Heart Disease
  • Valvular Heart Disease
Recent Publications
  • 1. Richards AM. 2018 Jan. N-Terminal B-type Natriuretic Peptide in Heart Failure. Heart Failure Clinics. 14(1):27-39. doi: 10.1016/j.hfc.2017.08.004.
  • 2. Bosch L, Carluccio E, Coiro S, Gong L, Sim D, Yeo D, Jaufeerally F, Leong KTG, Ong HY, Pin NT et al. 2017 Dec. Risk stratification of Asian patients with heart failure and reduced ejection fraction: the effectiveness of the Echo Heart Failure Score. European Journal of Heart Failure. 19(12):1732-1735. doi: 10.1002/ejhf.922.
  • 3. Wong LL, Rademaker MT, Saw EL, Lew KS, Ellmers LJ, Charles CJ, Richards AM, Wang P. 2017 Dec. Identification of novel microRNAs in the sheep heart and their regulation in heart failure. Scientific Reports. 7:8250. doi: 10.1038/s41598-017-08574-x.
  • 4. Gohar A, Chong JPC, Liew OW, den Ruijter H, de Kleijn DPV, Sim D, Yeo DPS, Ong HY, Jaufeerally F, Leong GKT et al. 2017 Dec. The prognostic value of highly sensitive cardiac troponin assays for adverse events in men and women with stable heart failure and a preserved vs. reduced ejection fraction. European Journal of Heart Failure. 19(12):1638-1647. doi: 10.1002/ejhf.911.
  • 5. Rademaker MT, Richards AM. 2017 Nov. Urocortins: Actions in health and heart failure. Clinica Chimica Acta. 474:76-87. doi: 10.1016/j.cca.2017.09.003.