VCCRI & Baker Institute: Why exercise is vital for heart health Posted in Impact by Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute on September 6th, 2022. In a four-part series published in the Journal of American Cardiology, past conference speaker Professor Jason Kovacic from Victor Chang Research Institute and Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute’s Associate Professor Andre La Gerche take a deep dive into the instrumental role physical activity, cardiorespiratory fitness and exercise training have on the prevention and management of heart disease. With a special focus on elite athletes, the seminar series gives unique insight into the inner workings of elite athletes’ hearts and what this means for the general population. Learn more about their findings here. Disclaimer: This material has been prepared by Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute, published on 6 September 2022. HM1 is not responsible for the content of linked websites or content prepared by third party. The inclusion of these links and third-party content does not in any way imply any form of endorsement by HM1 of the products or services provided by persons or organisations who are responsible for the linked websites and third-party content. This information is for general information only and does not consider the objectives, financial situation or needs of any person. Before making an investment decision, you should read the relevant disclosure document (if appropriate) and seek professional advice to determine whether the investment and information is suitable for you.